Law Society Accreditations
We are recognised by the Law Society for our expertise in the following specialist areas.
The Criminal Litigation Accreditation recognises our skills in offering advice and representation across all areas of criminal law, such as what to do when you have been charged with an offence, or when you’ve been wrongfully arrested.
Our family solicitors are accredited experts in family mediation, a method of Alternative Dispute Resolution used to help families settle issues without going to court.
Mediation can assist with the resolution of all family issues including divorce settlements, arrangements involving children, and financial disputes.
The Lexcel Accreditation recognises our excellent client care and high-quality legal practice management. Whatever services you require from us, you can trust that the advice and service you receive will be clear, professional, and helpful.
The Conveyancing Quality Scheme shows that we are trusted legal experts in all matters of selling and buying property.
By meeting the Law Society’s standard for this Accreditation, you can be assured that our conveyancing services are consistent and reliable.
Alternative Dispute Resolution accreditations and memberships
A number of our team are members of Resolution, a network of lawyers and legal professionals dedicated to promoting non-confrontational approaches to family issues.
Our Resolution members include:
Resolution accredited experts
Steven Payne is accredited by Resolution for his expertise in private law children matters and cohabitation disputes.
Sally Ward is accredited by Resolution for her expertise in private children law and complex financial remedy cases.
Michael Callaghan is a qualified mediator with CEDR, a charity committed to improving methods of dispute resolution.
Below are some of the professional memberships held by members of our team.
The following members of our team are permitted to appear in the higher courts in criminal matters:
The following members of our team are members of the Agricultural Law Association, an organisation for professionals with expertise in the law of the countryside:
Michael Callaghan is a member of the Property Litigation Association, demonstrating his expertise in property litigation cases such as landlord and tenant disputes, dilapidation disputes, and rent reviews.
Alexandra Dean is a member of the Employment Lawyers Association, signifying her expertise across all areas of employment law for businesses and individuals.
Danny Carter is a member of STEP, a network of internationally recognised specialists in family inheritance and succession planning.
Danny Carter is also a member of ACTAPS, a network for lawyers with particular expertise in contentious trust and probate work.
We are a proud member of Forces Law, a network of solicitors’ firms dedicated to offering support and legal advice to members of the Armed Forces and their families.
Gepp Solicitors also has the accreditation of the ISO9001 standard.