Raworths is ranked The Legal 500 UK 2024 guide.
“Raworths is a leading regional practice, widely known for their excellent service to clients.”
Raworths is ranked in Chambers UK 2024 guide.
“Raworths’ service levels are first-class and they give clear and concise advice.”
Raworths’ Trusts, Wills and Estates team is top ranked in Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2023 for Private Wealth Law: York, Hull & Surrounds and National Leaders (outside London) categories.
Trusts, Wills and Estates team was shortlisted at the Chambers HNW Awards 2022 for “Out-of-London Practice of the Year”
Raworths is a legal disciplinary Limited Liability Partnership (OC 317670) with Solicitor, Legal Executive and corporate members and partners. We are subject to statutory regulation by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (no. 439478) which demands compliance with the Solicitors Code of Conduct and requires high standards of integrity, confidentiality, continuous professional development and competence.
Our solicitors are members of the Law Society of England and Wales, which regulates the issue of annual practising certificates to solicitors. This process includes their being satisfied about levels of professional indemnity insurance cover and payment of contributions to the Solicitors Compensation Fund.
Legal Executives within Raworths are members of the Institute of Legal Executives and are regulated by ILEX Professional Standards (IPS) and comply with their Code of Conduct.
Raworths holds the nationally acclaimed Investors in People accreditations:
We invest in people – GOLD
We invest in wellbeing – SILVER
IIP recognises the investment that the firm makes in its people. To find out more please click here to read more
Seven members of our Trusts, Wills and Estates team are members of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners (STEP).
In 2011 we became one of the first firms in England and Wales to become members of the Law Societys Conveyancing Quality Scheme.
Carmelita Ardren is one of the very few Advanced members of the Law Society’s Family Law Specialist Accreditation Scheme in North Yorkshire.
We are members of Resolution (formerly the Solicitors Family Law Association), and subscribe to their Code of Practice.
Deborah Boylan is a CEDR accredited Mediator.