Bell Lamb & Joynson Wins LawNet Law Firm of the Year Award

Bell Lamb & Joynson have won Law Firm of the Year in the under £6 million turnover category at the 2023 LawNet Awards ceremony held at the Celtic Manor.

This award recognises Bell Lamb & Joynson’s achievements in strategic planning, client focus, people management, and financial growth.

Bell Lamb & Joynson have been helping clients since 1821 with the firm specialising in Private Client, Conveyancing, Family Law, Wills, Criminal Defence, and more, and serves clients across the North of England.

Mike Leeman, Managing Partner, said:

“Winning Law Firm of the Year is an incredible honour that reflects our team’s dedication to excellence across all areas of our firm.

We are committed to setting the standard for legal service and innovation in the North West.”

Bell Lamb & Joynson impressed the LawNet judges with their clear strategic vision focused on integrating advanced technology and empowering employees. Initiatives like their client app, customer service training, and streamlined processes highlight their client-centric approach. The firm also invests heavily in professional development and workplace culture.

Financially, Bell Lamb & Joynson saw remarkable growth over the last 12 months, with turnover increasing by 16% and headcount expanding by 21%. They also received industry honours for their tech leadership.

Mike Leeman commented:

“This award is a testament to what we can achieve when we work together as a team united by a commitment to excellence.”

With over 200 years of experience, Bell Lamb & Joynson is a leading regional firm known for quality service across a range of legal practice areas. This Law Firm of the Year win affirms their position at the forefront of the legal market in the North West.

For more information about Bell Lamb & Joynson’s conveyancing services, please visit the firm’s website at


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