Specialist law firm, Simpson Millar (incorporating Abney Garsden solicitors) have been selected as finalists in two categories in this year’s Eclipse Proclaim Modern Law Awards. The awards, hosted by software company Eclipse, have been launched to celebrate and identify talent and success in entrepreneurship, market development, business management and best practice in the modern legal services arena.
Peter Garsden, Partner at Simpson Millar, has been nominated in the Solicitor of the Year award. He has devoted the last 17 years of his professional life to supporting the victims of child abuse and has been Lead Solicitor in over 25 different Group Actions involving over 1000 Claimants.
The firm have also been nominated in the Team of the Year category.
Commenting on the awards Peter Garsden said: “To be in the finals of this prestigious competition with such esteemed company is indeed an honour. I would certainly like to wish all the other finalists the very best of luck.”
The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony which will take place at London’s Dorchester hotel on Wednesday 25th September.