The awards were launched in 2018 to celebrate the exceptional talent, innovation and achievement of CILEx members, supporters and stakeholders. Last year, April King was a finalist for the prestigious Diversity & Inclusion award,
In addition to being the principal sponsor of the event, April King Legal, a firm renown for its private client expertise, is also proudly sponsoring the Private Client award.
The private client award recognises CILEX members who provide an exceptional standard of technical expertise in their specialist areas of practice. It is awarded to an individual whose professionalism serves to advance the reputation of the legal sector, as thy consistently deliver outstanding results to the benefit of their client, their employer/business and the public. Last year, one of April King’s lawyers was one of just two people considered for this highly coveted achievement, and subsequently she was highly commended by CILEX.
The awards ceremony will be held at Madame Tussauds, London on Thursday 5 September 2019, hosted by the fabulous Claudia Winkleman, one of the best-known broadcasters in the UK who regularly fronts the live television shows for both Red Nose Day and Sport Relief as well as her regular hosting of Strictly Come Dancing.
“These exclusive awards recognise individuals, organisations and teams that are providing exemplary service, advice and support to those seeking access to justice. Celebrating the innovative recruitment and professional development practices that are widening access to a career in the legal profession to a more diverse audience.”