Awards and Accreditations
If you find yourself in a position where you need the advice of a solicitor then you will be keen to ensure that the solicitor you appoint is not only approachable and professional, but also skilled at what they do. We know that finding a solicitor with the right expertise can be daunting, particularly if you have received poor advice in the past. We hope the information below; together with the testimonials, will help to reassure you of our expertise.
Legal 500 – This organisation ranks the leading firms in the country. Jobling Gowler are highlighted both for their Clinical Negligence expertise and their work in Wills, Trusts and Probate. Simon Gowler and Gill Peate are also individually recommended in the guide.
Chambers Directory – Jobling Gowler is recognised for the quality of the Clinical Negligence Team. Specifically, Simon Gowler is identified as a recommended lawyer.
Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury Law Society Accredited Panel Member – Law Society accreditation scheme membership is voluntary. The expertise of scheme members in a given area of law has been verified and their accomplishment is recognised by the Law Society.
Lexcel Practice Quality Mark – Shows that a solicitors’ firm has met high standards in the way it is managed. “Firms with the Lexcel quality mark invest time and effort to make sure they are running their business effectively.”
Membership of Action Against Medical Accidents (AvMA)
Membership of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL)
Membership of the Society of Estate and Trust Practitioners (STEP) – Members are subject to an extensive professional code of conduct and it is considered to be a mark of quality and expertise. All the solicitors in the Jobling Gowler Wills, Probate & Tax Services department are STEP members.
Membership of the 360 Legal Group
In 2014, the national legal group, 360 awarded Jobling Gowler ‘Local Law Firm of the Year’ for their engagement within the local community.
“Jobling Gowler’s passionate commitment to work closely with the local community is clearly demonstrated by the unique ways they seek to engage within their local community”
Viv Williams, Chief Executive of the national 360 Legal Group.