McKees, one of Northern Irelands’ leading commercial law firms, has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating their commitment to realising the potential of their people.

The firm, which is based in Belfast City Centre, employs over 50 people and specialises in the corporate and financial services sectors.

Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Working with clients across the globe, Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale.

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate John McKee Solicitors. Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, and as an organisation committed to achieving success by realising the potential of their people. John McKee Solicitors should be extremely proud of their achievement.”

Commenting on the award, Andrea McCann, Staff Partner, said: “I am absolutely delighted that we have been re-accredited with the Investors in People standard, which is a testament to our continued commitment to our people. Investing in our people is a win-win for us, as the dedication and expertise of our employees is instrumental to our success and their ongoing motivation is part of what makes McKees a great place to work.”