Teddington Legal has been shortlisted as a finalist in the NewLaw Firm of the Year category at the nationally-recognised 2017 Australian Law Awards hosted by Lawyers Weekly, Australia’s top publication for lawyers.

Now in its 17th consecutive year, the Australian Law Awards recognises the industry’s leading legal professionals and law firms in a process that is fair, transparent, measurable, accurate and unbiased.

Founded in 2009, Teddington Legal has core expertise in Business, Property and Immigration Law. Its point of difference is its fundamental belief there is a better way to satisfy the legal needs of clients and fulfil the lifestyle, professional and financial goals of lawyers.

It has created an environment where legal professionals can attain this multi-pronged model of success, via a disbursed legal practice where lawyers who join the network effectively partner with Teddington Legal and there is a sense of equality.

In this model, legal professionals leverage front-end marketing and client strategies as well as the back-end management, administration and infrastructure platform. Their relationship with Teddington Legal is a revenue share model, favouring the lawyer and incentivising them to grow as their share increases as their practice grows.

For clients, services are delivered on a fixed-fee basis providing great value and certainty around engaging legal support. The network is populated with lawyers with diverse ethnic backgrounds speaking multiple languages, giving Australian consumers another reason to seek legal advice.

Lawyers Weekly features editor, Emma Ryan, said that the calibre of this year?s submissions reflects the high-level of expertise within the legal profession.

“The competition throughout the legal profession is at an all-time high,” Ms Ryan said. “The finalists for the 2017 Australian Law Awards highlights those who are going above and beyond for their firm and their clients, from the profession’s most senior ranks to its rising stars.The business of law continues to go from strength to strength and we are grateful to be a part of it. On behalf of the Lawyers Weekly team, I would like to congratulate all of this year’s finalists,” she said.

Teddington Legal Founder and Lawyer Mark Gardiner said he is excited by the nomination.

“Teddington Legal has been recognised for its excellent contribution to the law industry reinforcing the strength of our brand in connecting with our target market, in offering the legal profession an alternative career path and giving Australian customers an accessible and alternative legal solution,” he added.

The winner will be announced at The Star, Sydney on Friday, 1 September 2017.

About Teddington
Teddington is a metropolitan multi-lingual boutique law firm specialising in the provision of legal solutions and advice to businesses and their owners. It disrupts the traditional law firm model by creating a new business model of inclusion, diversity and efficiency. Teddington uses its knowledge of the law to help build businesses, to connect the commercially minded and the legally precise to develop their ideal business. This approach provides a strong contrast to the individualistic and competitive culture of the traditional law firm.