Lexcel is the Law Society’s legal practice quality mark for excellence in legal practice management and excellence in legal client care.
SKR Legal Solicitors is a Lexcel accredited law firm. Lexcel is the Law Society’s international practice management standard. It is a scheme to certify that certain standards have been met following independent assessment. The Lexcel practice management standard is only awarded to solicitors who meet the highest management and customer care standards. Lexcel accredited practices undergo rigorous independent assessment every year to ensure they meet required standards of excellence in areas such as client care, case management and risk management.
We are extremely proud to be accredited as a Lexcel law firm. This signifies that the work carried out at by SKR Legal Solicitors will be nothing short of exceptional. All members have been trained to ensure compliance with Lexcel standards at all times.
SKR Legal Solicitors has been awarded the Immigration and Asylum Accreditation; having a level 2 supervisor within the firm. The scheme covers all types of immigration and asylum law work. The accreditation is awarded to those member who will have shown, to the satisfaction of the Law Society, that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in the area of immigration and asylum law. Members need to undertake complex tests and have to be reaccredited every few years to ensure high standards are maintained.
Throughout the immigration department, we ensure that all the work carried out is to the level expected by Accreditation scheme and quality is paramount.
Criminal Defence/Duty Solicitors
The Criminal Litigation Accreditation Scheme covers all types of criminal law work. SKR Legal Solicitors is proud to have shown, to the satisfaction of the Law Society and through external examination, that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in the area of criminal litigation. The scheme is designed to enable solicitors, barristers and fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives (FILEX) to qualify to apply for inclusion on local duty solicitor rotas under the Legal Services Commission’s Criminal Defence Service Duty Solicitor.
At SKR Legal Solicitors we have three exceptionally talented duty solicitors who have shown to be competent, professional and diligent in the areas of Criminal Defence.