Legal Support Awards 2016

Huge congratulations and well done to the high-flying support professionals in the Legal sector, The 2016 presentation event at The Brewery on 25th February 2016, was the seventh organised and sponsored by Strictly Recruitment - and it was another roaring success!

Here are the winners for each category:

Legal PA of the Year    

Winner:             Selina Yeland – Michelmores

Runner Up:        Jennifer Clarke – DWF


Best Client Service                     Terri-Louise Murphy – Browne Jacobson

Mentor Of The Year                    Diane Chambers – Eversheds

Best Team Leader                      Sarah Land - Linklaters

Rising Star 2016                         Lucy Hutchinson - BLP


Updates and pictures can be seen here:


The Judges 2016

Tara Layman - National PA Project Manager -  Pinsent Masons

Ruth Davison - HR Manager Business Services - Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP

Danielle Thompson - Secretarial Services Supervisor - Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Charlie Keeling - Former Global HR Leader at Clyde & Co LLP, now Consultant to the Legal Sector


Fantastic prizes for 2016 from:    





The Legal Support Awards are organised and managed by Strictly Recruitment




The full list of Finalists for 2016:

Rising Star

Alice Parmar – Watson Farley & Williams

Lucy Hutchinson – BLP

Lauren McNwss – Ropes and Gray

Mentor of the Year

Lori Boga – Watson Farley & Williams

Diane Chambers – Eversheds

Best Client Service

Nigel Marcellin – Reed Smith

Angela Carpenter – Latham & Watkins

Terri-Louise Murphy – Browne Jacobson

Business Services Learning and Development Committee - Latham & Watkins

Team Leader of the Year

Lucy Gordelier – Watson Farley & Williams

Sarah Land – Linklaters

Legal PA of the Year

Selina Yellend – Michelmores

Jennifer Clarke – DWF

Suzanne Wardle – Browne Jacobson

Zoe Andrea-Rider – Clifford Chance

Karen Barnes – Ropes & Gray         

A huge will done and congratulations to all the finalists and winners.