The 2019 Dorset Legal Awards will launch at 6pm on Thursday 6th September 2018 at the Harbour Heights Hotel, Sandbanks, Poole. The prestigious black tie awards ceremony will be held in the Purbeck Hall at the Bournemouth International Centre on Friday 1st March 2019.



About The Awards

215 nominations from across 25 firms in the region. Firms of all sizes, from boutique practices through to large multi-site companies, were represented across the 14 individual, team and firm-wide categories.

The prestigious black tie ceremony, which was attended by over 300 legal professionals in 2018, will include a champagne reception, sumptuous three course dinner and live entertainment. The winners will be announced throughout the evening, along with any special commendations

Key Dates

Thursday 6th September 2018: Launch Party

Friday 7th September 2018: Awards Open for Entry

Friday 26th October 2018: Awards Close for Entry

Monday 3rd December 2018: Shortlist Announced

January 2019: Finalist Interviews with Judging Panel

Friday 1st March 2019: The Big Night! Dorset Legal Awards Ceremony & Winners Announced


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