Specialist Quality Mark (SQM)
The SQM is primarily an organisational standard, designed to help ensure that Legal Services Providers are well run and provide excellent client care.

Specialist Quality Mark (SQM)

Recognising Excellence has been appointed as the national auditing body for the Specialist Quality Mark (SQM).  Working in partnership with The Legal Aid Agency, Recognising Excellence took  over full delivery of the SQM audit process from 1st April 2017.

Recognising Excellence has extensive experience as an independent assessment organisation, working principally in the legal and legal advice sector, both with commercial and not for profit providers.  Our tailored approach places you as the client as the centre of the journey, and our quality systems and processes have been developed to ensure that you receive a positive audit experience with exchanges good practice and drives continuous improvement.

With a head office based in Gloucester, our team of both employees and associate Auditors are deployed across the depth and breadth of the country.

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