Fife solicitors’ firm scoops two accolades

Chairman Jack Robertson (front centre, holding award) with the team from Thorntons after winning the awards.
Chairman Jack Robertson (front centre, holding award) with the team from Thorntons after winning the awards.

Thorntons has been awarded the titles of Large Scottish Employer of the Year and Best Scottish Employer of the Year at Scotland’s Best Employer Awards 2016.

The firm – which employs more than 400 employees across its 10 offices, including Anstruther, Cupar, St Andrews and Kirkcaldy – collected the accolade at the awards ceremony in Glasgow on October 5.

Jack Robertson, chairman at Thorntons, said: “We are delighted to be awarded these titles.

“We have invested in our firm through strategic mergers in recent years and our legal and support teams across all our locations are vital to our continued success.

“We carried out an employee survey earlier this year and were thrilled with the positive feedback we received.

“As a service business, a high level of colleague engagement is crucial to delivering excellence to clients.

“We continue to invest in our training and internal developments at Thorntons as we look to ensure that our colleagues appreciate the value they add to the firm and our client services.”