Michelle Blackwell wins CILEx Apprentice of the Year

Michelle Blackwell from Bevan Brittan has won the CILEx Apprentice of the Year award for 2017.

The award, which is sponsored by CILEx Law School, and the prize of £500 was awarded to Michelle at the CILEx Graduation Ceremony on Saturday 9th October 2017 at Jurys Inn, Milton Keynes.

Michelle has completed the Advanced Apprenticeship in Legal Services and is now embarking on the Chartered Legal Executive Apprenticeship.

On awarding the CILEx Apprentice of the Year, CILEx commented:“Michelle is hard-working, self-motivated and ambitious to fulfil her potential by progressing in both her role at Bevan Brittan LLP and in her legal studies.”

On receiving the award, Michelle said: “I am very grateful for all of the support I have received from my supervisor and colleagues throughout my apprenticeship and I am very honoured to have won this award as I know there were a lot of incredible apprentices nominated. I look forward to the next steps in my career at Bevan Brittan LLP.”

Watch Michelle’s video about her apprenticeship experience filmed in May 2017