RMB Lawyers' focus on delivering great outcomes for our customers has resulted in a string of awards, from national recognition for the firm's contribution to higher standards for the legal industry to Illawarra-based awards focused squarely on delivering the best possible service.
In 2009 RMB was named NSW Employer of Choice (in the category for businesses with more than 50 employees) in the NSW Business Chamber Awards.
In 2007 and 2009 RMB Managing Partner Craig Osborne was named Illawarra Business Person of the Year at the Integral Energy Illawarra Business Awards, in recognition for the way he had re-invigorated Wollongong's oldest legal firm, maintaining high-quality standards and performance while retaining a commitment to RMB's heritage.
RMB has also been named Business of the Year for the past three years (2008, 2009 and 2010) in the Crown Street Mall Awards for businesses located within Wollongong's central Mall.
In 2005 Craig received the Philip King Memorial Award - a national accolade for the individual considered to have provided leadership to the legal profession on issues such as best practice, quality and continuous improvement.
Craig's award came after RMB was used as the test bed for the implementation of LAW 9000 - a new certification scheme for the legal industry developed by QL Inc and SAI Global (formerly Standards Australia) which incorporated the international ISO 9001 management standard.
Craig championed LAW 9000 and RMB subsequently became the first legal practice in Australia to earn accreditation for the new standard.
QL Inc Chairman Patrick Fair said the Philip King Memorial Award recognised Craig's efforts in:
RMB's awards in recent years include: