Awards & Accreditations
As a group, we pride ourselves on the quality of the service we provide to our clients and are incredibly proud to be a nationally acclaimed law firm with a strong customer service culture and a high level of client retention.
Irwin Mitchell is ranked in the Top 50 litigation firms in the world by The Lawyer magazine and has been named as one of the leading companies in the country for commitment to local communities receiving the Gold Award in the Business in the Community (BiTC) ‘Top 100 Companies that Count’ CR index.
We are also incredibly proud to be ranked in the 2014 Stonewall Workplace Equality Index for the fourth consecutive year, as well as being one of the leading companies to sign up to the Business Compact scheme to create fairer job opportunities for young people.
In addition, Irwin Mitchell has also been identified as amongst the top five Most Diverse law firms in the UK by the Black Solicitors Network and winner of The Lawyer’s Workplace & Diversity Award in 2012. In August 2015 we were shortlisted for the Law Society's Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award.
At The Lawyer's 2015 Business Leadership Awards, we received the awards for Best Legal Brand and Best Trainee Recruitment Campaign.
Other Notable Awards:
Winner – Claimant Solicitor of the Year, Rehabilitation First Awards 2014
We are delighted to have been named Claimant Solicitor of the Year in the Post Magazine Rehabilitation First Awards, an award we’ve won on four previous occasions.
Winner – Litigation Team of the Year, Scott and Co Legal Awards 2014
Our litigation team, who were Highly Commended in 2013, faced competition from six other Scottish firms to win this highly-contested category.
Winner – Development of Talent Award, Halsbury Legal Awards 2013
We won this award as a result of our partnership with The University of Law and The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx), where we have provide legal and business education to over 200 people.
Winner – Personal Injury Law Firm of the Year in England, Corporate INTL Legal Awards 2013
We are proud to have received this award in recognition that we have shown excellence, not only in expertise, but in service during a difficult global economic downturn.
Winner – Corporate Law Firm of the Year, Insider South Yorkshire Dealmakers Dinner 2013
Our Sheffield office was presented with the top prize at an awards ceremony recognising excellence within the region’s deal-making community.
Winner – Fundraising Firm of the Year, Scott and Co Legal Awards 2013
Our office in Scotland was recognised for its excellent fundraising efforts money for charities by taking part in a variety of events.