Press Release

Halsbury’s Legal Awards 2014

LexisNexis’ Halsbury’s Legal Awards are now open for entries

LONDON, 1 April 2014 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading provider of content and technology solutions, today announced that entries are now open for the Halsbury’s Legal awards 2014.

Halsbury’s Legal Awards celebrate the achievements of individuals, law firms, chambers and organisations across the legal sector.

Endorsed with the unrivalled Halsbury name, and chaired by independent judges, these major awards highlight the values in the legal profession and recognise the exceptional work that takes place.

There are a range of different categories, including awards for firms that have made strides in the field of diversity, organisations making important contributions to pro-bono work, and journalists reporting on key legal issues.

Entries must be submitted by 30th May 2014. The winners will be announced at an exclusive awards ceremony, at a 5 star hotel, on 24th September 2014.

Christian Fleck, Managing Director of LexisNexis UK, said: “We at LexisNexis believe it is important to highlight the vital contribution the law makes to society. The people and organisations that work in and around the law are crucial not only to the future of the legal profession but to the advancement of the Law itself. We are delighted to host these awards which celebrate exceptional achievements and true innovation in the profession.”

For more information about the awards, the categories, sponsorship opportunities, and how to enter, visit

The full list of awards: 

  • Law Firm of the Year – 50+ employees
  • Law Firm of the Year – 50 or fewer employees
  • Chambers of the Year – London
  • Chambers of the Year – Regional
  • Award for Business Development
  • Award for Innovation
  • Law in the Community
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Learning & Development
  • In-House Team of the Year
  • PSL Award
  • Legal Journalism Award
  • Academic Contribution
  • Legal Personality of the Year
  • Lifetime Contribution Award

About LexisNexis Legal & Professional

LexisNexis Legal & Professional ( is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes.As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business. Part of Reed Elsevier, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library. Published resources include both Butterworths® and Tolley™. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK and was named Supplier of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2012.

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Sarah Plaka
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LexisNexis UK
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