Irwin Mitchell Awards

Awards

We have a clear vision: "to be the legal brand of choice". To realise this vision, we must deliver excellent levels of service.

Independent awards are a good indicator of how we're doing and you can see our award successes here:

2014

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 hotly-contested category.

2013

Top 10

Diversity League Table

Black Solicitors Network

We were ranked 8th in the Black Solicitors Network Diversity League Table, known as "the legal profession's leading diversity publication". 

Gold Standard

Corporate Responsibility Index 2013

Business in the Community

We're proud to have achieved a Gold Standard in BITC's Corporate Responsibility Index, a measure in responsible business practice.

Winner

Development Of Talent Award

Halsbury Legal Awards 2013

We won this award thanks to our partnership with The University of Law and The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives (CILEx). Through the partnership we provide legal and business education with more than 200 people going through the programme since it was established in 2011.

Winner

Personal Injury Law Firm Of The Year In England

Corporate INTL Legal Awards 2013

The awards commemorate those who have been active over the past 12 months and who have shown excellence not only in expertise but in service and during a difficult global economic downturn.

Winner

Fundraising Firm Of The Year

Scott and Co Legal Awards 2013

Irwin Mitchell Scotland LLP was rewarded for fundraising efforts. The Glasgow team raised money for charities by taking part in a variety of events such as a 5K run, a cycle ride, an Olympic-themed lunch, a Wii fitness challenge and a relay along the route of the Edinburgh Marathon.

Winner

Corporate Law Firm Of The Year

Insider South Yorkshire Dealmakers Dinner 2013

Our Sheffield office was recognised as Corporate Law Firm of the Year at an awards ceremony that recognises excellence within the region's dealmaking community.

2012

Winner

Most Effective Diversity Programme - Gender

The Lawyer Workplace & Diversity Awards 2012

Our commitment to diversity was recognised by The Lawyer, in particular our work in the field of gender equality.

Winner

Education And Training Initiative Of The Year

The British Legal Awards 2012

Our partnership with The College of Law and The Chartered Institute of Legal Executives was recognised at a major ceremony in London.

Winner

Best Graduate Trainee Recruitment Campaign

The Lawyer Workplace & Diversity Awards 2012

We won an award for our Graduate Trainee Recruitment Campaign after restructuring our Legal Work Placement programme to create a consistent and engaging experience for students.

Top 100

Workplace Equality Index 2012

Stonewall

We were ranked 33rd in Stonewall's countdown of best UK companies for equality in the workplace.

2011

Winner

Corporate Strategy

Finanical Times Innovative Lawyers 2011

Judges analysed how businesses have innovated to stay ahead of their competitors and delivered better value for clients.

Winner

Property Law Firm Of The Year

Insider Property Industry Awards (Yorkshire) 2011

Our Real Estate team won this prestigious prize, with judges commenting that "Irwin Mitchell had done some great deals, had a great regional focus, and remained profitable".

Top 100

Workplace Equality Index 2011

Stonewall

We were recognised by lesbian, gay and bisexual lobby group Stonewall who placed us in the top 100 companies in the UK for equality in the workplace.