A pioneering Derby law firm has been shortlisted in two categories at this year's Leap Modern Law Conveyancing awards.
Sort Legal, whose head office is in Derby and has a second office in Cardiff, has been shortlisted for Conveyancing Firm of the Year at the awards, which celebrate excellence and innovation throughout the conveyancing field.
Morgan Williams, Conveyancing Case Handler at Sort Legal, has also been shortlisted for Rising Star of the Year in recognition of his exceptional work over the past 12 months.
Now in its seven year the awards are a firm fixture in the conveyancing calendar with leading conveyancing firms and service providers coming together to celebrate those individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the sector.
The Conveyancing Firm of the Year category acknowledges companies that demonstrate high levels of customer service, commitment to staff loyalty and retention and their contribution to the local economy.
The Rising Star award recognises individuals that demonstrate exceptional client service, high levels of skill and technical ability, along with flare for innovation and championing best practice and the ability to show initiative in challenging situations.
The category winners will be announced at an awards evening taking place on Thursday 16 November at The Rum Warehouse at Liverpool.
Commenting on their nominations for at this year’s Modern Law Conveyancing awards, Rhodri Howells, Head of Legal Practice at Sort Legal, said:
“To be shortlisted in two categories at this year’s awards is a tremendous achievement and is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our exceptional team.
“Special congratulations go to Morgan for achieving recognition in the Rising Star category. He always goes above and beyond to ensure we provide the highest levels of service to our clients.
"Good luck to all the finalists - we look forward to celebrating the achievements of the conveyancing community together next month."
Morgan Williams added:
"I am really proud to be recognised as a finalist for the Rising Star of the Year award. I love my job and enjoy making a difference for our clients.
“I look forward to joining the rest of the Sort Legal team at the awards ceremony in Liverpool next month.”
Sort Legal was launched in 2017 and provides quality legal services to clients wishing to buy, sell or remortgage their homes. Sort Legal is a branch of Sort Group, which also includes SortRefer and Sort Move.