Carrie is Young Lawyer of the Year
Carrie Laws from The Family Law Company’s Plymouth team was named this year’s Young Lawyer of the Year at the Plymouth Law Society’s annual dinner held at the Duke of Cornwall Hotel.
Carrie, who is an associate with The Family Law Company, has worked in private practice in Plymouth since 2008, qualifying as a legal executive in 2011.
As well as her work in the grittier side of family law, including legal aid cases, she is safeguarding governor for a local secondary school, ambassador for Plymouth Parent Advocacy Project (PPAP) and member of the management committee for Plymouth Food Bank.
She supports several local charities, organising monthly food collections for Plymouth Foodbank and collections for Dementia Alliance as well as arranging sponsored sporting events and corporate fundraisers.
Carrie has pledged to raise over £10,000 by 2020 for PPAP.