Yorkshire Legal Awards 2020 - Meet the winnersCongratulations to all of the 2020 winners at the Yorkshire Legal Awards

While individuals and businesses continue to adapt to the new normal, find out what the independent judging panel had to say about each and every winner at this year’s Yorkshire Legal Awards.

Small Law Firm Award

Howard & Byrne


Medium Law Firm Award



Large Law Firm Award



Employment Law Award

Consilia Legal


Banking & Finance Law Award



Regulatory & Compliance Award

Eversheds Sutherland


Residential Property Award

Banner Jones Solicitors


Commercial Property Award

Schofield Sweeney


Litigation & Dispute Resolution Award

Schofield Sweeney


Debt Recovery Award

Acclaim Credit Management and Recovery


Family Law Award

Ridley & Hall


Rising Star of the Year

Shanika Varga of Stowe Family Law


Diversity & Inclusion Award

Thrive Law


Private Client Award

Pervinder Kaur of Addleshaw Goddard


Niche Law Firm of the Year



Corporate & Commercial Award

Addleshaw Goddard


Criminal Law Award

Howard & Byrne


Chambers of the Year

Park Square Barristers


Trainee Solicitor of the Year

Danny Jacobson of Hawkswell Kilvington


Intellectual Property Award

Haseltine Lake Kempner


Partner of the Year

James McAulay of ABR Solicitors


Managing Partner of the Year

Emma Permaine of Ridley & Hall


Yorkshire Lawyer of the Year

David Barraclough