Young Practitioner of the Year
Coleman Greig is thrilled to announce that Principal Lawyer, Lisa Barca, has been named Winner in the 2023 STEP (Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners) Private Client Awards in the category of ‘Young Practitioner of the Year’.
This is an incredible achievement having been shortlisted among private client professionals from around the world. The winners were announced at the Awards Ceremony on 21 September 2023 at the London Hilton on Park Lane.
The judges were impressed with Lisa’s tenacity and business acumen. She is the youngest Principal Lawyer in the history of her firm to co-lead the firm’s Wills & Estates team.
She has passion for technology and the law, and her innovation with automation and technological projects made her stand out against her peers.
Lisa has mentored people from underprivileged backgrounds and has contributed hundreds of hours to pro bono work for working families and a legal advice clinic.
Lisa said, “This recognition means my relentless commitment to evoking ‘change’ in this traditionalist industry has been acknowledged, and more importantly, it motivates me to keep going!”
Coleman Greig’s CEO, Ashley Lamb said, “Being named Young Practitioner of the Year is a testament to Lisa’s immense passion and drive for her work. She is a fantastic young leader who is a mentor to many other young lawyers across the firm, exemplifying our firm’s values.”
STEP is a global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning. It comprises of lawyers, accountants, trustees and other practitioners that help families plan for their futures.
Full STEP members, like Lisa, are internationally recognised as experts in their field, with proven qualifications and experience. STEP members help families plan for their futures, from drafting wills to issues surrounding international families, protection of the vulnerable, family businesses and philanthropic giving.
Please join us in congratulating Lisa Barca on this well-deserved recognition.