Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) has been nominated for three awards at the LexisNexis Legal Awards 2019.

The firm has been shortlisted in the following categories:

  • Award for Legal Services Innovation on the back of its newly launched product WBD Advance, a flexible solution that pulls together all of the firm's key technology and business services that are becoming increasingly essential to clients
  • Award for Diversity and Inclusion in recognition of the firm's campaigns and initiatives aimed at creating a diverse and inclusive culture to attract and retain the very best talent
  • Legal PR/Media Comms Award for WBD's thought leadership campaign on Brexit and particularly the Brexit hub which brings a wealth of content together in an engaging and dynamic digital format.

The shortlistings at the LexisNexis Legal Awards follow a raft of nominations last week at the 2019 Managing Partners' Forum Awards, including in Best collaboration with an external specialist, Most innovative client service, Best strategic leadership and Best thought leadership.

Jonathan Blair, UK Managing Partner at WBD, commented:

"We're pleased to have been shortlisted for a total of seven awards in the space of two weeks. The nominations are a tribute to the work put in by many different teams and a recognition of the very exciting projects and initiatives happening across the firm."

The LexisNexis Legal Awards recognise and celebrate excellence and innovation across the legal sector. The award ceremony, which is taking place on 13 March, will bring over 50 finalists across 15 categories.


Lexis Nexis Awards 2019