The winner of the Law Society Excellence Award for Junior Lawyer of the Year 2019 has been announced.

Congratulations to Jonathan Andrews of Reed Smith LLP, who was named Junior Lawyer of the Year at the Law Society’s Excellence Awards held in London on 23 October.


Junior Lawyer of the Year 2019, Jonathan Andrews of Reed Smith LLP

Congratulations also to the two highly commended nominees - Chrissie Wolfe of Irwin Mitchell and Adam Eagle of Clifford Chance LLP.

The Junior Lawyers Division would also like to congratulate former JLD executive committee member and Law Society Council member, Kayleigh Leonie. Kayleigh, of Macfarlanes LLP, was awarded highly commended in the Solicitor of the Year (private practice) category.

Well done to all winners and shortlisted nominees.

Find out more about Jonathan’s award

Find out more about the award ceremony and see the full list of winners