Outstanding Achievement Award for Toby Hedworth Q.C.
The awards ceremony was held on the evening of Thursday 1st June at the Hilton Newcastle Gateshead and hosted by BBC Radio Newcastle presenter, Alfie Joey. The award is recognition for individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the legal profession in the region and to their organisation.
Fellow Trinity Silk, Nicholas Stonor Q.C. introduced Mr Hedworth before the award was presented by Tonia Reeve from the main partner of the evening, NWG Property Solutions. Mr Hedworth was welcomed by a standing ovation made up of around 400 members of the Region’s legal community.
Now in their third year, the Northern Law Awards celebrate the wealth of legal talent and success in the Region from a wide range of organisations including firms of solicitors, universities, barristers chambers and in house legal teams. As well as recognising individual and team success, the Northern Law Awards also celebrate talent from across career stages with categories spanning from Trainee and Rising Star of the Year to the Outstanding Achievement Award.
Toby Hedworth Q.C. joins previous Outstanding Achievement Award winners, Jamie Martin, Managing Partner at Ward Hadaway Solicitors and Kirsten Scott, Senior Partner at Beecham Peacock Solicitors.