Venal & Grabbit Family Lawyers of the Year Awards 2012

It's that time of year again. Nominations have just closed for the annual Venal & Grabbit Family Lawyers of the Year Awards.

The nominations in each category are:

Best Family Lawyer: Edgar Venal

Best Family Law Partner: Edgar Venal

Best Family Law Firm: Venal & Grabbit

Best Family Law Chambers: 1 Crooked Orifice Row

Best Family Law QC: Quentin Pompous-Arse QC

Best Legal Aid Family Lawyer (Sponsored by K. Clarke):

Best Family Mediator (Sponsored by J. Djanogly):

Best-looking Family Lawyer: Edgar Venal

Best-dressed Family Lawyer: Edgar Venal

Most Aggressive Family Lawyer: Edgar Venal

Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Fee Earning: Edgar Venal

Commenting on the Awards, Senior Partner Edgar Venal said: "Family lawyers just can't have too many of these orgies of self-congratulation. To reflect that, this year we have introduced several new categories including, dare I say it, legal aid and mediation. Despite that, the standard of the nominees remains as high as ever."