Stephens Scown has been named UK Law Firm of the Year at the British Legal Awards 2016.

The firm, which has offices in Exeter, Truro and St Austell, received the award yesterday (Nov 24) at a ceremony in London. Other firms on the shortlist included top 50 law firms such as Mishcon De Reya, Shoosmiths and Mills & Reeve.

Stephens Scown’s managing partner, Robert Camp, said: “It is such an honour to be recognised at this level, beating some of the biggest and most innovative law firms in the UK. It is proof that some of the best talent is thriving right here in Devon and Cornwall.

“This award is down to just one thing – the incredible staff at Stephens Scown. We all support each other and share the same drive to do our very best for clients.”