Frequently Asked Questions


Is there a limit to the number of entries I can submit?

No - you can enter as many categories as you wish.

Who can enter?

The Lawyer European Awards are open to law firms based across Continental Europe and, in some cases, to UK and US headquartered firms and in-house legal teams.

Please see individual category criteria for details of who is eligible to enter which category.

Unless stated otherwise in category criteria, entries can be made independently, or as joint submissions. Please see category criteria for specific geographical restrictions.

Please get in touch if you need some help deciding which category is the right one for you.

When is the entry deadline?

The entry deadline is Friday 2nd November 2018. Please click here for information on how to enter. 

How much does it cost to enter?

The standard fee is £230.00 +VAT which is non-refundable once an entry is submitted.

How and when do I pay for my entry / entries?

We need to receive payment from you upon submission of your entry. Our payment terms are immediate as we ONLY accept credit card payments.

How will I know what categories to enter and what do I need to do?

You can see a full list of award categories, definitions and criteria here and can also download the entry form from the same link. Simply click on the category you’d like to enter and scroll to the bottom where you can download the entry form.

Do make sure you read through carefully before you register and commit to payment, as once an entry is submitted, the fee is due, and we are unable to offer refunds.

What is the period of eligibility for the Awards?

For entries to the 2019 Awards, from 1st October 2017 to present day.

When will the shortlist of finalists be announced?

The finalists for the Lawyer European Awards 2019 will be announced in January 2019.

When is the Awards Ceremony?

The Awards will take place on 19 March 2019 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London. Click here for full details.

What are the timings for the Awards Ceremony?

18.45 - Networking Drinks Reception 
19.30 - Awards Presentation - Part 1
20.15 - Dinner
22.15 - Awards Presentation - Part 2
22.45 - Networking Drinks
00.00 - Carriages

What is the dress code for the Awards Ceremony?

The dress code for The Lawyer European Awards is Business Dress.

How do I book a table?

Tables will be available to book online soon. For any tickets/ table enquiries please contact:

Roberta Stiavelli
Delegate Sales
+44 (0)20 7970 4612

How is the table plan decided?

Priority seating is allocated initially to VIPs and Sponsors; this is then followed by paid standard table package bookings in booking date order.

Are there any discounted hotel rates available on the night?

Discounted hotel rates will be made available nearer the time. For more information please contact:

Emma Claggett
Event Coordinatior
+44 (0)20 7943 8132

Who can I talk to if I need more information about The European Awards?

If you would like to discuss being part of the Lawyer European Awards 2019, please contact Emma Claggett using the details below.
020 7943 8132

When will my tickets be sent out?

Tickets will be sent out approximately 10 days prior to the event, providing payment has been received.