Re-accreditation

Family Law Advanced Accreditation logoOur Family Law Advanced Accreditation is a recognised quality standard for family law practitioners.

Membership lasts for five years.

You can apply for re-accreditation up to three months before your accreditation expires.

Re-accreditation is a way of assuring clients and key stakeholders that you’re up to date with changes in family law practice and procedure.

Step 1: Read the guidance

Before you begin your application, read the:

Step 2: Complete the form

Complete both parts of the re-accreditation application form:

Step 3: Submit your application

Your completed application is made up of:

  • your application form
  • two anonymised case reports on cases you have personally conducted in the last two years
  • your continuing professional development record for the last five years

Do not send files larger than 18 MB. If necessary, send your supporting documents in separate emails.

Submit your application by email

Step 4: Pay the re-accreditation fee

We’ll send you an invoice when we receive your application.

The re-accreditation fee is £556.80 (VAT included).

Read more about the cost of re-accreditation

Step 5: Re-accreditation

Our accreditation team will review and assess your application.

We’ll let you know the outcome of your application once we’ve received your payment.

Appeals

If your application is unsuccessful, we’ll refund your membership fee.

You may appeal against our decision.

Read our appeals policy

Contact us

Call: 020 7320 5797

Email: accreditation@lawsociety.org.uk

Opening hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday