Lawyers in Local Government Awards

Councillor Phil Bateman today congratulated the City of Wolverhampton Lawyers, for their shortlisting in the Lawyers in Local Government Awards….He said “Its always good to see the City doing well, and testing its quality with other Local Authorities. Good staff will deliver good performance. I wish them well in the Awards”.

Lawyers in Local Government Awards

The Legal Services Team has been shortlisted for a total of six awards at the annual Lawyers in Local Government Awards – The shortlisted categories are:

1 Legal Team of the Year

2 Governance Team of the Year

3 Cilex Lawyer of the Year-Bob Baldwin

4 Litigation Team of the Year

5 People Related Team of the Year

6 Business Manager of the Year-Lorraine Moses-Copeman

It is a great success for the Council to be shortlisted in six out of a possible ten categories.

The Legal Services Team are hoping to make it the third successful year in a row having picked up the award for the Governance Team of the Year in 2017 and awards for Place Lawyer of the Year, Litigation Lawyer of the Year and Cilex Lawyer of the Year in 2016.

The winners will be announced at a dinner in Birmingham on 24th November hosted by John Pienaar, Political Editor of the BBC.


Phil Bateman

Phil Bateman is Married to Mary and lives in Wednesfield North. He was a long serving local politician having served previously on the now defunct West Midlands County Council... read more