Jersey law firm Corbett Le Quesne has announced that Advocate Nicholas Le Quesne has been shortlisted for the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards in the Family Law Partner of the Year Category. Nick is the only family lawyer in the Channel Islands to have made the shortlist in any of the family law categories.
The philosophy of the awards is to support future leaders, highlighting those under forty, who excel at work but also make a contribution to society.
Advocate Corbett said of Nick’s shortlisting: “We are so proud of Nick, and his shortlisting for the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards. He is a hugely committed and empathetic lawyer, who is making a big mark on the family law world in Jersey, as well as contributing to the local community and local charities. As a firm we are committed to supporting up and coming talent through work experience placements for instance, and he is uniquely placed to mentor and inspire future lawyers.”
The online public vote is open until 19 October. The online vote will count for 10% of the vote and will be taken into consideration by the judges when they come to making their final decision. The winners will be announced at an event on 8 November.
In addition to Nick’s shortlisting, Corbett Le Quesne are celebrating Barbara Corbett’s Silver Award in the ‘Best Newcomer, New Initiatives’ category of the Citywealth Brand Management and Reputation Awards. The winning initiative was the Corbett Le Quesne HR Support Service, which offers legal support to businesses who wish to support employees going through relationship breakdown.