A Bedford solicitors has been crowned Best Full Service Law Firm of the Year, praising their response to the coronavirus pandemic.
Woodfines scooped the crown at the fourth annual SME UK Enterprise Awards, which recognises outstanding SMEs (small and medium sized enterprises) across the UK.
Award coordinator, Jessie Wilson, said, “As always, it has been a pleasure and a privilege to contact those that have been awarded in the SME UK Enterprise programme.
“I hope you all have a wonderful – and productive – rest of the year ahead.”
Woodfines’ approach to the pandemic was commended, noting the efforts the teams have gone to, to ensure service delivery remained a priority throughout.
The firm quickly adapted its technology so face-to-face contact could seamlessly be replaced by video conferencing.
Neil Gibbs, managing partner at Woodfines, said, “Recognition of the service we provide is well received at any time, but in these times it stands out.
“It has been and remains a challenging time for all businesses. The dedication of our people, camaraderie and sheer hard work has been striking throughout.
“Equally, we greatly appreciate and recognise the continued loyalty and positivity of our clients and contacts alike, who like us are adapting the ever changing landscape.”
Stephen Goddard, head of business development and marketing said, ‘As a leading law firm in the Oxford to Cambridge arc, we are delighted to have won the award.
“It is testament to the dedication and resilience of our staff that we have been able to provide a high level of service to our clients.”