Chambers are delighted to announce that Elizabeth Callaghan, a member of Dere Street’s family team, has been nominated and shortlisted for a Legal Aid Lawyer of the year award – Legal Aid Barrister (sponsored by the Bar Council).
Legal Aid Practitioners Group director Carol Storer says:
‘The range and quality of finalists this year illustrates not just the important legal aid work that is being done, but also the diversity of people who are drawn to this vital area of law.’
The winners will be announced by Baroness Doreen Lawrence at a ceremony in central London on 7 July 2016. More information and a full list of all finalists can be found here
John Elvidge QC, on behalf of Chambers, congratulates Liz with her success on reaching the finals, the only finalist in this category outside London, and wishes her luck in the final round.