A specialist team of debt recovery lawyers have been named as finalists at a prestigious award ceremony honouring the best in the credit industry.
The debt recovery team at national law firm Clarke Willmott LLP, are shortlisted in the category for Law Firm of the Year at the annual Credit Awards organised by Credit Strategy, the information service for the UK’s commercial and consumer credit industry.
The shortlist has been compiled by an experienced judging panel made up of industry professionals and the winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 17 May 2018.
Described as ‘The Baftas’ of the credit world the awards are the flagship event for the UK’s credit industry and return in 2018 for the 19th year, hosted by comedy star Katherine Ryan.
Phil Roberts, a Partner at Clarke Willmott and who, together with Kat Quinton, leads the debt recovery team, said: “It is wonderful to be recognised as a talented and high achieving team by some of the best in the business.
“We have made several appointments and promotions within the team this year, which has really strengthened our offering and cemented our reputation as industry leading debt recovery specialists.
“The Debt Recovery team is one of the largest teams in the firm and plays an important role in its overall success.
“The team is very proud to be named as finalists and we’re thoroughly looking forward to the awards in May where we can celebrate not only our achievements but the important work undertaken by the whole industry.”
The Law Firm of the Year category asked for entrants to demonstrate how the team has achieved exemplary performance, both in achievement of cash recovered as well as in conduct standards and an ethical approach.
A national firm, Clarke Willmott has regional offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, London, Manchester, Southampton and Taunton.