Birketts shortlisted for the Managing Partners’ Forum Awards 2020 for Best Community Programme


13 January 2020

Birketts has been shortlisted for Best Community Programme at the eighteenth annual Management Excellence Awards. 

Organized by the Managing Partners’ Forum, the awards recognize the contribution of leaders and management experts in enabling their business, clients and communities to flourish. The awards focus on a number of different criteria, including leadership engagement, strategic alignment and innovation in markets, services or systems.

The judging panel is drawn from businesses across the UK, Europe, North America and Australia and includes leading consultants, directors and subject matter specialists.

Grace Kerr, Chair of the CSR Committee at Birketts commented: “We are delighted to be shortlisted for such a prestigious award. Selected by the rigorous peer led panel at the Managing Partners' Forum alongside a host of other impressive nominees, this is further proof that Birketts’ commitment to charitable causes is being recognised externally. A huge part of building a positive client experience is showing that we care about our contributions beyond the workplace and demonstrating that we are proud to do everything we can to make a positive difference in the local community.”

Jonathan Agar, Chief Executive Officer at Birketts concluded: “This award honours law firms, leaders and management teams for their positive impact on their communities. CSR has always been integral to Birketts’ culture and this nomination demonstrates that the firm is attaining broader recognition for its commitment to its people, good causes and the preservation of the environment.”

Winners will be announced at a black-tie awards ceremony at the London Marriott, Grosvenor Square, W1 on Tuesday 3 March 2020.