Our Accreditations and Memberships
Freeclaim Solicitors specialise in personal injury and accident claims only. We have a talented team of solicitors with a wealth of legal expertise and a track record of success.
For expert legal help and advice, call free on 0800 612 7340.
Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA)
We are authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), the independent regulatory body created by the Law Society, regulating the solicitors and law firms of England and Wales. SRA number 469926. All staff are subject to rules and principles of professional
conduct. For a copy of our professional rules, please see http://www.sra.org.uk/handbook/
Accredited by the Law Society for Personal Injury
Many legal practitioners earn special recognition for their expertise in particular areas of law by achieving membership in the Law Society’s accreditation schemes. By choosing Freeclaim Solicitors, you can rest assured that you have chosen a representative that adheres to the highest standards in legal service provision with appropriate knowledge, skills and expertise to match.
More information on this scheme can be found on The Law Society website.
A number of our solicitors are also Members of the Personal Injury Panel. The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers aims to put you in touch with legal practitioners who provide advice on and assistance with claims arising from personal injury. Personal Injury Accreditation Scheme members, all of whom are either solicitors or legal executives (i.e. Fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives, or FILEXs), can also provide advice to relatives of people who have been fatally injured.
Legal practitioners can earn special recognition from the Law Society for their expertise in certain areas of law by achieving membership in their accreditation scheme.
The Legal 500 provides the most comprehensive coverage currently available on legal service providers. Freeclaim Solicitors have been recommended as leading personal injury solicitors for a number of years now.
The brain injury association is a registered charity to help and support people affected by brain injury. Headway maintains a Directory of Solicitors experienced in handling brain injury claims. Freeclaim Solicitors are members of the Headway panel.
We are also an accredited personal injury practice with APIL – The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers. APIL provides professional accreditation for personal injury lawyers. All accredited practices have satisfied comprehensive criteria regarding their personal injury experience and expertise.
Members of the RoadPeace Legal panel. The panel members help and support people bereaved or seriously injured in a road collision by enabling them access to high quality legal advice and justice, including fair compensation.
BASIC Panel of Solicitors
Members of the Brain and Spinal Injury Centre (BASIC) Panel of Solicitors. Panel members must have proven expertise in brain and spinal injury compensation claims and show how they have supported clients with treatment and rehabilitation to help them on to the road to recovery.
Spinal Injury Association
Members of the SIA Legal Panel. All members of the panel must have met a set of criteria developed by SIA to ensure they have demonstrated specialist expertise in spinal cord injury claims
We also sponsor a Peer Support Officer in Yorkshire, Andy Wharton. Andy has first-hand experience of living with a spinal cord injury and can offer advice and support for newly injured people and their families.