Congratulations to Maria Patsalos, Partner in Immigration, who has been awarded The Law Society Award 2021: Human Rights Solicitor of the Year.
The award is considered to be the highest accolade for lawyers in England and Wales. Maria was recognised for the extraordinary lengths she goes to in order to ensure that the protection of human rights law is available to all. Her work includes supporting the LGBTQ and Black communities, refugees in camps overseas and children in the UK.
In addition to the initiatives and the cases she has been involved in both in the last year and long-term - which have made an exceptional contribution to the promotion, protection and advancement of human rights - Maria was recognised for her determination and dedication to her clients.