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Student Law Society Awards 2022

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Best law society president

Osborne Clarke LLP

Osborne Clarke is an award-winning multinational law firm. We’ve grown rapidly, with 25 offices around the world and we’re proud to say that our influence and impact can now be applied almost anywhere. The core sectors we work in all thrive on innovation; digital business, energy, financial services, life sciences, real estate, recruitment and transport. Our sector teams include lawyers from all legal disciplines, effortlessly blending expertise, insight and enthusiasm.
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Best society for non-law students

Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths is a progressive, forward-thinking law firm with a real spirit of enterprise. Since 1845 it has been delivering legal services to businesses and individuals, and in the last 10 years it opened new offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Edinburgh, and expanded the range and size of its service teams.
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Most committed to increasing diversity

Baker McKenzie

With a presence in all leading financial centres and a strong international client base, Baker McKenzie is the world’s leading global law firm. Our strategy is to provide the best combination of local legal and commercial knowledge, international expertise and resources. Our trainee solicitors are a vital part of that strategy, exposed to the international scope of the firm from the moment they start.
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Best law society overall

DWF Group Plc

DWF is a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services, operating across eight key sectors in over 30 global locations with over 4,000 people. Our purpose is to deliver positive outcomes with our colleagues, clients and communities. The legal market has changed profoundly in the last decade and the speed of change continues to increase. There is a clear and growing desire for legal services to be delivered in an easier and more efficient way. So we’ve listened to our clients and designed a range of services to meet these needs.
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Best society for first-year students

Burges Salmon LLP

Burges Salmon is the independent UK law firm which delivers the best mix of advice, service and value. We pride ourselves on delivering an excellent standard of legal and business advice to our clients. Many of our practice areas and sectors win awards and recognition as best in class.
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Best society for pro bono

Reed Smith

The key to our success is our ability to build lasting relationships: with clients and with each other. United through a culture defined by commitment to professional development, teamwork, diversity, pro bono and community support, we have grown to become one of the largest law firms in the world.
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Best society for commercial awareness

Lexology

Lexology delivers the most comprehensive source of international legal updates, analysis and insights. We publish over 500 articles every day from 900+ leading law firms and service providers worldwide across 50 work areas in 25 languages. Our searchable archive now contains more than one million articles. Our combination of timely, quality, granular information and relevant insight supported by our intuitive, innovative technology provides an unparalleled user experience.
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Best careers event

AllHires

AllHires is a collaborative applicant tracking and recruitment system. Over the past 16 years we have built and delivered over 150 systems for organisations of all shapes and sizes. Our systems are built to support a wide variety of recruitment processes from emerging talent campaigns to headhunted senior management roles and everything in–between. Built to be scalable, the market-leading software offers flexible solutions that will work for any firm and budget. The software is backed up by a team dedicated to client success, helping recruiters return value to the companies they serve.
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Best society for welfare

Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Trowers is an international law firm with over 160 partners and more than 950 people located across the UK, Middle East and Asia. During our long history, we have held fast to the values and characteristics – such as service, quality, integrity and innovation – that have made us not only a leading law firm, but an inclusive and exciting place to work and establish a career.
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Best social media - sponsored by

Best at student engagement - sponsored by

Best social event - sponsored by

Best careers event - sponsored by AllHires

AllHires

AllHires is a collaborative applicant tracking and recruitment system. Over the past 16 years we have built and delivered over 150 systems for organisations of all shapes and sizes. Our systems are built to support a wide variety of recruitment processes from emerging talent campaigns to headhunted senior management roles and everything in–between. Built to be scalable, the market-leading software offers flexible solutions that will work for any firm and budget. The software is backed up by a team dedicated to client success, helping recruiters return value to the companies they serve.

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Best society for aspiring barristers - sponsored by

Best society for mooting - sponsored by

Best society for non-law students - sponsored by Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths

Shoosmiths is a progressive, forward-thinking law firm with a real spirit of enterprise. Since 1845 it has been delivering legal services to businesses and individuals, and in the last 10 years it opened new offices in Birmingham, Manchester and Edinburgh, and expanded the range and size of its service teams.

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Best society for first-year students - sponsored by Burges Salmon LLP

Burges Salmon LLP

Burges Salmon is the independent UK law firm which delivers the best mix of advice, service and value. We pride ourselves on delivering an excellent standard of legal and business advice to our clients. Many of our practice areas and sectors win awards and recognition as best in class.

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Best society for pro bono - sponsored by Reed Smith

Reed Smith

The key to our success is our ability to build lasting relationships: with clients and with each other. United through a culture defined by commitment to professional development, teamwork, diversity, pro bono and community support, we have grown to become one of the largest law firms in the world.

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Best law society overall - sponsored by DWF Group Plc

DWF Group Plc

DWF is a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services, operating across eight key sectors in over 30 global locations with over 4,000 people. Our purpose is to deliver positive outcomes with our colleagues, clients and communities. The legal market has changed profoundly in the last decade and the speed of change continues to increase. There is a clear and growing desire for legal services to be delivered in an easier and more efficient way. So we’ve listened to our clients and designed a range of services to meet these needs.

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Best law society president - sponsored by Osborne Clarke LLP

Osborne Clarke LLP

Osborne Clarke is an award-winning multinational law firm. We’ve grown rapidly, with 25 offices around the world and we’re proud to say that our influence and impact can now be applied almost anywhere. The core sectors we work in all thrive on innovation; digital business, energy, financial services, life sciences, real estate, recruitment and transport. Our sector teams include lawyers from all legal disciplines, effortlessly blending expertise, insight and enthusiasm.

Profile

Most committed to increasing diversity - sponsored by Baker McKenzie

Baker McKenzie

With a presence in all leading financial centres and a strong international client base, Baker McKenzie is the world’s leading global law firm. Our strategy is to provide the best combination of local legal and commercial knowledge, international expertise and resources. Our trainee solicitors are a vital part of that strategy, exposed to the international scope of the firm from the moment they start.

Profile

Best society for commercial awareness - sponsored by Lexology

Lexology

Lexology delivers the most comprehensive source of international legal updates, analysis and insights. We publish over 500 articles every day from 900+ leading law firms and service providers worldwide across 50 work areas in 25 languages. Our searchable archive now contains more than one million articles. Our combination of timely, quality, granular information and relevant insight supported by our intuitive, innovative technology provides an unparalleled user experience.

Profile

Best society for welfare - sponsored by Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Trowers & Hamlins LLP

Trowers is an international law firm with over 160 partners and more than 950 people located across the UK, Middle East and Asia. During our long history, we have held fast to the values and characteristics – such as service, quality, integrity and innovation – that have made us not only a leading law firm, but an inclusive and exciting place to work and establish a career.

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