National Paralegal Awards Gala
Join the Managing Director of the PPR, Rita Leat, the Chair of the Judging Panel, Amir Ali, finalists, sponsors, judges and guests for the Black Tie Gala Final on the postponed date, due to COVID-19, of Friday 18 September 2020 at the 5-star Grand Connaught Rooms in the West End when our winners will be announced. This event is a celebration and recognition of the work of Paralegals.
Doors open at 6.45pm with a canapé and champagne reception, sponsored by The Institute of Paralegals in the Balmoral Suite.
At 7:30pm you will be seated in the iconic Grand Hall for dinner. The awards presentation will follow.
All finalists who attend the awards receive a certificate and recognition for their success.
After the awards presentations group photos will be taken. There will be a photographer and videographer to record the event.
The awards presentation will close around 11:30pm however the bar will remain open and there will be dancing until 12:30am for those of you who wish to make the most of the night.
The ticket price includes a canapé and champagne drink reception, three course meal with half a bottle of wine, water, tea, coffee and petit fours.
Tickets and tables are non-refundable.
SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS
It is important that you advise us of any special dietary requirements you or your guests have at the time of booking.
The dress code is black tie or smart evening attire.
The closest tube stations are Covent Garden (Piccadilly line) and Holborn on the Central line, both within easy walking distance of the venue. London Euston, Kings Cross, and St Pancras International stations are under a 30-minute walk or a short taxi ride away.
The nearest car park is on the corner of Drury Lane and Parker Street and is only a two-minute walk away.
If you require hotel accommodation, there are several hotels within a mile radius.
To download the information on local hotels, click here.
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CANAPE AND CHAMPAGNE RECEPTION SPONSOR
The Institute of Paralegals is a professional membership body that connects individuals with the shared purpose of providing professional legal services.
The Institute is the standard setting body for Paralegals as recognised by the unregulated legal services sector regulator, the PPR. We are the only Paralegal Body that is recognised by the voluntary regulator as having robust professional standards.
Our mission is to set professional standards, provide recognition for paralegals and promote professionalism. Our purpose is to uphold the highest standards in knowledge, practice and ethics across the paralegal profession and to support individual paralegals in developing the skills and knowledge required to meet these highest standards.