Cornerstone’s Code Team and Carlos Pierce shortlisted for prestigious legal award
Monday, 14 September 2020
Cornerstone has been shortlisted for a prestigious Law Society Excellence Award, the highest accolade for law firms in England and Wales.
Cornerstone’s Code Team has been shortlisted in the Excellence In-house category and Carlos Pierce, Head of Strategic Legal Projects & The Code Programme has been shortlisted in the Solicitor of the Year category.
“We are delighted to have been shortlisted for these awards. Driving the Electronic Communications Code programme is building transformation within Cornerstone and it’s an honour to be recognised by the industry for our ambition and collaborative efforts.” Carlos Pierce, Cornerstone.
Law Society of England and Wales president Simon Davis said: “Congratulations to all those who have been shortlisted. There are more than 9,000 firms and 190,000 solicitors in England and Wales, so to be shortlisted for a Law Society Excellence Award is to be recognised as being among the very best of the best.
“The justice system was already under immense pressure prior to Covid-19 and the situation has been exacerbated by the pandemic, making the incredible work that is being done by solicitors across the country day-in day-out to support their clients more vital than ever.”
Winners will be announced in a series of online ceremonies from 13-15 October.