18 categories have been released for the 2017 awards and the deadline for entering was Friday 25th November 2016.
Individuals, firms and teams from the public, private and third sector were all encouraged to apply for an award.
Finalists will be announced in January 2017.
Employment Team of the Year
Frasia Wright Associates Community Contribution Award
Wolffe Family Law Team of the Year
Composite Legal Expenses Litigation Team of the Year
Paralegal of the Year
Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year (NEW)
LawWorks Scotland Pro Bono Award
Residential Property Team of the Year
Rising Star of the Year
Barr Printers Excellence in Client Care
Support Team of the Year
In House Legal Team of the year
Employer of the Year
Innovation in Practice (NEW)
The Times Lifetime Achievement Award
Scott+Co Managing Partner of the Year
The Law Society of Scotland Lawyer of the Year
Firm of the Year