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Scottish firm Anderson Strathern has announced that it has achieved the prestigious ISO 27001 certification across its entire business. ISO 27001 is the world’s highest accreditation for information protection and security, and is the only international benchmark for information security management verified by an independent audit. ISO 27001 is awarded to organisations whose business processes conform to strict international standards.
“The security of our clients’ information is of paramount importance to us. Our clients include governments, commercial organisations, and private individuals whose most sensitive information has to be strictly safeguarded in accordance with world-class standards. ISO 27001 confirms that our clients’ sensitive data is robustly secure”said Andy Lothian, Managing Partner.”We are committed to maximising the trust and confidence our clients have in our quality of service, our security capabilities and in our sustainability.”
This certification is part of an ongoing strategy of investment and development in systems, processes and people at Anderson Strathern, the only law firm in Scotland accredited as Investors in People at gold standard. As holders of ISO 27001 (information security), ISO 9001 (quality management), OHSAS 18001 (health & safety) and ISO 14001 (environmental), Anderson Strathern is part of a discrete group of firms in the UK legal sector with four globally recognised certifications, providing a key competitive differentiator.