Lifetime Achievement

This award will be presented to the individual who, in the opinion of the Judges, has made an exceptional contribution to the reputation of solicitors during their career as a solicitor in Devon and Somerset. Whilst entries could be based on any number of criteria, candidates will be an exemplar of the legal profession having demonstrated high standards of integrity in their endeavours. It is expected that any nominee will:

* have the ultimate respect of their colleagues

* have shown absolute dedication to their clients

* be a leader in their area of practice

* be a mentor to those with whom they have worked

* worked to uphold the Rule of Law

* be a consummate professional

* stand out from the crowd