Law firm’s accolade

A HUNMANBY law firm were pipped at the post at a prestigious awards show.

Pinkney Grunwells Lawyers came second in the Highly Commended category at this years Yorkshire Lawyer Awards, which were held at the Queens Hotel in Leeds.

This was the 11th annual Yorkshire Lawyer Awards, and saw the highest number of entries on record, including several top firms from the whole of Yorkshire.

The Awards honour members of the legal community working in niche firms right up to national and international practices.

And despite falling at the final hurdle, Richard Grunwell, Senior Partner at Pinkney Grunwells, was thrilled with the firms achievements.

He said: “This is a great boost for us, we are strongly committed to the local community.

“The economy of the Yorkshire Coast is self-contained and we are in an area with large numbers of self-employed and higher than the national average of retired.

“We provide an efficient and personal service to them at a reasonable cost, whilst at the same time having the experience and expertise to look after their needs.”