Congratulations to the Division for Vitality Safety and Internet Zero Authorized Advisers who obtained the Competitors and Regulatory Staff of the 12 months award, in addition to the “Extremely Counseled” title for Vitality & Infrastructure Staff of the 12 months, at this 12 months’s Lawyer Awards.
Competing towards 7 finalists, the joint win in collaboration with panel agency Dentons, celebrated our work in offering built-in authorized help to coverage groups and ministers in relation to interventions within the vitality markets to cut back vitality payments for households and companies via the Vitality Costs Act 2022.
The DHSC Public Inquiry workforce have been additionally shortlisted within the Authorized Operations Staff of the 12 months class, and whereas they didn’t win this time, their shortlisting is a powerful and well-deserved recognition.
The Lawyer Awards are among the many most prestigious accolades inside the authorized trade, with winners chosen by a panel that includes trade specialists from the Bar, personal observe, and in-house sectors.
Celebrating their win, Deputy Director Alexandra Bentley, and Senior Legal professionals Joanne Hopkins and Louise Dobrin, who attended the awards ceremony, stated:
“We have been actually proud to signify the workforce, and the broader GLD, at The Lawyer Awards. We massively loved the evening. Having completed runners up within the Vitality class it was a shock and delight to win within the Competitors and Regulatory class.
Our work to ship help to companies and households within the face of elevated vitality costs, partnering with Dentons, actually struck a chord with judges and with the guy nominees within the room.
It’s glorious to see the work that we do as authorities legal professionals being recognised for its real-world influence and to be celebrated by our authorized friends as the very best within the enterprise.”