LAWYERS in Frodsham have dedicated a prestigious award to a company partner who died of cancer in 2002.

Rowlinsons Solicitors received the Law Firm of the Year award at the Liverpool Law Society Legal Awards.

The team were recognised for their excellent performance within the legal sector.

MD Denis Stevenson, said: “Rowlinsons are absolutely ecstatic to receive this.”

Mr Stevenson dedicated the award to Geoff Rowlinson, saying: “He too would have been extremely proud of what the Rowlinsons team have achieved.”