We believe actions speak louder than words. We live our values by providing our specialist legal skills free of charge to charities and the not-for-profit sector.
Investors in People praised our “strong commitment to social responsibility… underpinning the caring reputation and social ethic the firm has developed”.
Lisa Mytton, Advice and Support Coordinator at Brighton & Hove Community Works says:
“The pro bono support that Fiona Martin and the Martin Searle Solicitors team have offered over the years to charities and community groups in Brighton and Hove has made a huge difference to the health and sustainability of those organisations. Support has ranged from writing employment contracts and staff handbooks, providing training in employment law and offering one-to-one advice to trustees at our governance surgeries. Fiona has played a strategic role in supporting our business engagement activity for a number of years and has introduced several new businesses to us that have gone on to offer pro bono support. They have been integral to increasing our capacity to support charities and community groups in the city to be more effective. A huge thank you from the Community Works Team”.
We are committed to positive and responsible practices through our actions and business practice in relation to:
During the Coronavirus pandemic, we have been providing free Employment Law training on furloughing and restructuring for Gatwick Diamond Business and Community Works.