The British Wills and Probate Awards 2023: Announcing the shortlist | Day two

Today’s Wills and Probate can today reveal the full shortlist for this year’s edition of The British Wills and Probate Awards, supported by headline sponsor CTT Group and networking sponsor Exizent.

The revered black-tie ceremony – now entering its sixth year – has become one of the most significant dates in the calendar of the wills and probate profession.

The 2022 edition of the Awards, held at The Grand Hotel, Birmingham

Set to be held at the Kimpton Clocktower Hotel in Manchester, this year also marks the biggest ceremony yet, with hundreds of attendees set to descend on the iconic Oxford Street venue in October.

Amongst those there on the night will be a prestigious group of finalists. The first six categories’ shortlists were unveiled yesterday, and will be followed by another group of finalists each day this week, all revealed exclusively via Today’s Wills and Probate.

The finalists have been meticulously selected by 26 esteemed judges from across the profession. With hundreds of submissions being made over the 26 categories, the judges’ time and attention to detail has been crucial in recent weeks.

The British Wills and Probate Awards 2023: Announcing the shortlist | Day two

Finalists listed in alphabetical order

Innovation & Transformation of the Year | Sponsored by CTT Group

AL-HQ Law & More
Dunham McCarthy
Guardian Angel
Hedges Law

Estate Planning Consultant of the Year

Helen Davies, Heritage Estate Planning
Sid Mohanty, Amadeus Legal Services Ltd
Joseph Nield, Key Estate Planning

Best Place to Work

Circe Law
Confidence Wills
Fidler and Pepper Lawyers
Oliver & Co Solicitors

Solicitor Firm of the Year – North | Sponsored by Ochresoft

Levi Solicitors
Oliver & Co Solicitors
Private Client Solicitors
Taylor Emmet

Solicitor Firm of the Year – Midlands | Sponsored by LEAP

Lawson-West Solicitors Limited
Shakespeare Martineau
Sills & Betteridge LLP
Thursfields Solicitors

Solicitor Firm of the Year – South | Sponsored by Wilkinson & Fox

Clarkson Wright & Jakes
Judge & Priestley
Phillips Law
Simpson Solicitors South West

Solicitor Firm of the Year – National | Sponsored by Inheritance Data

Brabners LLP
Emmersons Solicitors Limited
Hugh James
Weightmans LLP


We look forward to welcoming the finalists in Manchester later this year. To book your ticket, click here.

The remaining categories’ shortlists will be announced each day this week via this website. In the meantime, nominate your Industry Champion for 2023 ahead of Friday’s deadline.

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