Lewis Silkin ranked as one of the UK's best employers for ninth year in a row
03 March 2017
Top 100 UK law firm Lewis Silkin LLP has been recognised as one of the UK’s best employers once again in The Sunday Times’ ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ survey.
This is the ninth year running that Lewis Silkin has been included in the esteemed survey, being listed at number 79 and certified with an “outstanding” Two Star rating.
Among the Lewis Silkin initiatives praised in the survey were a commitment to reducing workplace stress. Staff are actively encouraged to share concerns at emotional support sessions, join yoga or meditation groups and take advantage of a subsidised gym.
The survey, which is completed by over 1000 companies and hundreds of thousands of employees each year, comprehensively evaluates businesses’ approach to employee engagement. The survey questions cover areas including Leadership, Wellbeing, Personal Growth, Giving Something Back and Social Responsibility. In making the Top 100, Lewis Silkin scored highly in all these categories, with especially positive feedback from staff regarding the firm’s strong social conscience and work/life balance.
Commenting on this year’s ranking, Lewis Silkin partner and CEO, Ian Jeffery said:
“We are delighted to be recognised by The Sunday Times’ as one of the UK’s top 100 employers for the ninth year running, and are very proud of our Two Star rating. These latest rankings reflect the dedication of everyone at the firm to making Lewis Silkin one of the country’s best places to work.”
Employing over 540 staff, including more than 335 legal professionals, we take pride in retaining a unique culture and a fun, less stuffy whilst professional and fast-paced environment.