The Institute of Advanced Legal Studies runs an independent peer review system for firms undertaking publicly funded criminal defence work.
Hickman & Rose are very proud to announce that on 2 January 2007 their work achieved the rating of Excellence (1).
There are five levels of achievement
- Competence Plus
- Threshold Competence
- Below Competence
- Failure in Performance
Excellence is achieved by only 5% of criminal law firms.