The firm in the UK has been nominated for the Legal PR and Media Comms Award in recognition of its national campaign research on collaborative innovation entitled "Close Encounters: The Power of Collaborative Innovation".

The firm was also shortlisted in the Award for Business Development in recognition of its successful launch of its combination with US law firm Womble Carlyle, creating and bringing to life a new brand in just five months.  

This follows four recent nominations for the Managing Partners' Forum awards, which included Best Thought Leadership, also for the collaborative innovation report, and Best Implementation of Systems or Technology for the roll-out of a new CRM system, OnePlace.

David Craigen, Business Development Director at Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP, said:  "We're absolutely delighted to have been nominated for a further two awards. 2017 was a year of transformational change for the firm and these nominations are a tribute to the hard work and dedication of our team."

The LexisNexis Legal Awards recognise and celebrate excellence and innovation across the legal sector. The award ceremony, which takes place on 15 March, will bring over 50 finalists across 16 categories. 

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