Manchester legal counsel gathered in their hundreds at the Hilton Hotel on Deansgate last Friday for the North West Commerce & Industry Group Annual Dinner – a charity fund raising event, attended by the some of the North West’s leading in-house lawyers, from teams at Manchester United, Iceland, Adidas and Boohoo amongst others.
The event, which raised money for Cancer Research UK, included a number of awards, and showcased some of the region’s best in-house legal talent.
Special congratulations go out to the winners in each of the four categories who were:
- In-House Lawyer: Susan Dennehy – Swinton Group
- Young In-House Lawyer: Karen Caswell – BAE Systems, Military Air & Information
- In-house Legal Team of the Year: Boohoo.com
- In-house Deal of the Year: Claire Chadwick – API Group
Florit Brooke’s Miguel Florit and Andy Balmer, frequent recruiters of Manchester legal counsel, hosted a table of guests and a tremendous evening was had by all.