New accredited specialism: Housing and residential tenancy law

Our latest accredited specialism is now open for applications. Covering all aspects of housing law, including social housing and private tenancy law and associated legislation, if you work extensively in this area and have done so for the last 5 years you should consider applying.

In a recent survey of accredited specialists 88% said it had helped them build fees and attract referrals.  68% said accreditation has been valuable for promotion or career advancement. 

What do I need to do?
  • Read the guidance we issue on the scope of this accreditation and how to apply
  • Complete an application form detailing your experience, knowledge and training. It helps if you teach others or write for publication.
  • Arrange two references. Ideally your referees should be independent, but must have sufficient knowledge and experience to comment on your abilities.

The cost of accreditation is £300 plus vat.

What will I receive?

If you are accredited, this will last for five years and you will receive a certificate to demonstrate you have been accredited and the right to use an exclusive logo for use in digital media and printed materials. Your accreditation will also be listed on your profile on Find a Solicitor

For further information or to discuss if you are ready to apply please contact Elaine MacGlone, Secretary to the Accreditation Panel or Patricia Wilson, Scheme Administrator who will be delighted to assist.