NewLaw is proud to be associated with the following organisations. Information has been extracted from the corresponding website page to explain what each organisation does and how NewLaw positively work with them.
Alzheimer’s Society is a registered charity set up with the aim of promoting and improving the quality of life of those who are affected by dementia. The charity offers a range of services via their helpline, local support groups and training and advice, to support people with dementia and their families. They also fund research into the causes of dementia to improve treatment for people and search for a cure in the future.
APIL- Accredited Personal Injury Practice – We are professionally accredited as personal injury lawyers and we have individual solicitors that are accredited in their professional area of work and some that are Fellows of APIL.
It’s really important that the lawyer you choose is the right lawyer for you - so look out for the APIL quality mark logo.
APIL members are accredited individually and by firm. To be accredited, they must satisfy specific and extensive criteria providing evidence of their competency and experience in handing personal injury claims.
Firms/Lawyers must provide evidence by reference to cases dealt with. The assessor then forms an independent judgement to satisfy himself/herself that the standards required have been satisfied.
Child Brain Injury Trust - is the leading UK charity dealing with childhood acquired brain injury (ABI). Their mission is to provide support for those with ABI and their families through the helpline and also regional Child and Family Support Officers. They campaign to raise awareness of childhood ABI and also provide grants to help families, siblings and those affected by ABI.
Headway - Head Injury Solicitor – Headway is one of the leading UK charities dealing with acquired brain injury. Their mission is to promote understanding of all aspects of brain injury and to provide information, support and services to people with a brain injury, their families and carers. In addition, Headway will campaign to reduce incidence of brain injury.
The Legal 500 – For 27 years, The Legal 500 has been analysing the capabilities of law firms across the world, with a comprehensive research programme revised and updated every year to bring the most up-to-date vision of the global legal market. The Legal 500 assesses the strengths of law firms in 106 jurisdictions, the results of which can be viewed free of charge using the "Rankings" tab at the top of the page.
The rankings are based on a series of criteria, but simply put, we highlight the practice area teams who are providing the most cutting edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel. Our research is based on feedback from 250,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and interviews with leading private practice lawyers, and a team of researchers who have unrivalled experience in the legal market
Lexcel – is the Law Society’s international practice management standard. Lexcel provides law firms with a flexible, supportive management framework to help develop greater operational efficiencies, manage risk effectively, reduce costs and promote profitability.
NewLaw has been Lexcel accredited since 2011 and meets the required standards of excellence in areas such as client care, case management and risk management.
Positive about disabled people – The Two Ticks symbol is only used in England, Scotland and Wales. To use this symbol, businesses are expected to meet a criteria given by Jobcentre Plus, which can be found on the gov.uk website.
Right to Know asbestos in Schools Wales – The Right to Know campaign calls on the National Assembly for Wales to urge the Welsh Government to put measures in place, to ensure that parents and guardians of children across Wales, can easily access information about the presence and management of asbestos in all school buildings.
It calls for the establishment of a central database to hold information on all school buildings in Wales, which anybody should be able to easily search and find out if asbestos is present in a school building. People should also be able to find out how the asbestos that is present, is being managed.
The campaign is supported by NewLaw Solicitors, the Joint Union Asbestos Committee, together with individual unions and leading cancer charities including Tenovus, Macmillan and Mesothelioma UK.
SIA – Spinal Injuries Association – The Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) is the leading national user-led charity for spinal cord injured (SCI) people. Their mission is to support all those affected by spinal cord injury by advising, educating and campaigning on their behalf. All spinal cord injured people should receive the specialist treatment, care, rehabilitation and support they need to be fully integrated and empowered participants in society.
STEP - is the worldwide professional association for practitioners dealing with wills, trusts, probate, inheritance and succession planning. STEP members spend their professional lives working with families and tackling real problems, helping them plan for the future including drafting wills, trusts and estate planning and advice on care and support for elderly or vulnerable relatives.
STEP members are bound by the Code of Conduct. Full members of STEP are recognised by the TEP designation after their name.
Stonewall Cymru - is the all-Wales lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans charity. Our vision is of a Wales where everyone can realise their full potential. To achieve this vision, we work with schools, employers and other partners to bring about sustainable and positive change that benefits all.
If you have been involved in an accident or injury whilst on holiday either here in the UK or abroad, visit our dedicated website Injured on Holiday.
Our experienced solictors have helped many telecom engineers claim for compensation for hearing loss or hearing problems caused through their place of work. If you or a loved one has been affected, you can read more on our telecom deafness site.
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