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Francis George Solicitor-Advocate shortlisted for two awards
 Francis George Solicitor-Advocate shortlisted for two awards

Francis George, a senior partner at Francis George Solicitor-Advocate, has been shortlisted for the prestigious Family Solicitor of the Year UK 2018 award.

The company has also been shortlisted for Advocacy Solicitor of the Year UK 2018.

Francis George was delighted with the nomination, saying: “I am pleased that all the hard work we do at Francis George has been recognised.

“I have the privilege of working with an outstanding team who deserve this recognition.

“I am equally as excited about my own nomination and look forward to continuing the hard work that we do here at the firm.”

The awards are compiled by the Finance Monthly Law Awards. 

The magazine recognises and celebrates law firms and professionals from all over the world who, over the past 12 months, have consistently excelled in all aspects of their work and set new standards of client service.

Winners of the Finance Monthly Law Awards will be announced on 11 January 2018.

This rounds off a brilliant year for Francis and his Swindon-based firm.

 The company have been at the heart of the Swindon community for a number of years, raising money for a local hospice and acting as a collection point for a local food bank. 

As the firm celebrated a decade in business, Francis said“Being recognised by a company such as Finance Monthly rounds off what has been a spectacular 2017 for us, after celebrating 10 years in business.”

Francis George Solicitor-Advocate also won Best Divorce Law Firm 2017 in the globally prestigious Dispute Resolution Awards in May 2017.

The company was personally listed in the Legal 500 of 2006 among the list of practices providing innovative advice to corporate counsel. Francis has accepted three significant High Court international child abduction cases to date.

Formerly a partner and head of litigation at Richard Griffiths & Co, Francis has also worked at Stanger, Stacey and Mason as a civil litigator and in a similar position at Fullagarbrooks Solicitors. This breadth of experience gives a wider legal perspective which helps to inform the practice of Francis George Solicitor-Advocate.

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