Leading South Coast law firm Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce it is sponsoring the Businessperson of the Year Award at the Central South Business Awards 2022.

The Central South Business Awards, in association with Business South, celebrates the outstanding businesses in the region, and the people that work for them.

The Businessperson of the Year Award recognises an individual who stands out from the crowd, demonstrates outstanding achievement and inspires others around them. It is open to any businessperson with an office based in the Central South region.

Dean Drew, Partner in the Corporate & Commercial team at Lester Aldridge, said: “We are delighted to be sponsoring these awards which celebrate the successes of the incredible businesses and business people across Dorset, Hampshire, Surrey and West Sussex. As a firm, we pride ourselves on working in collaboration with our business clients to help them achieve their goals and it is fantastic to see many of these leading companies in the region recognised.”

The finalists will be announced on 24th August 2022, with the gala awards ceremony taking place at The Ageas Bowl in Southampton on 28th September 2022 and attended by the region’s leaders in business.

With offices in Bournemouth, Southampton and London, full service law firm Lester Aldridge advises businesses and private individuals on a regional, national and international scale. With origins dating back to 1796, Lester Aldridge has grown to be the largest law firm in Dorset and a leader in the Central South region. The firm employs more than 300 staff, and has built a national reputation in many service areas.