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Rising Star Award Final Shortlist For Bal

06 November

Rising Star Award Final Shortlist For Bal

Family Solicitor Bal Boughan has been confirmed as a finalist at the 2020 Yorkshire Legal Awards in the Rising Star Category.

We are delighted to announce Bal's shortlisting as a finalist and look forward to the awards ceremony, which this year will be held online and broadcast via on 15 December at 7pm.

The Rising Star Award category is designed to recognise those lawyers who have shown the following:

  • Demonstrable involvement in interesting, challenging or new areas of law and the capacity in which you were involved
  • Demonstrable dedication to your clients
  • Stand out from colleagues as a lawyer who has made significant impact, taking into account the time you have been practicing and any notable obstacles that you have overcome
  • Non-fee earning, but work related activities, such as marketing, establishing new initiatives and broader contribution to the profession
  • Contribution to the community including pro-bono work

Demelza Wrigley, Head of Family Law at Bell & Buxton said " I'm thrilled for Bal - both clients and colleagues who have had experience working with Bal would agree that she would be a very worthy winner of this award."