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March 2024 Newsletter

Each month we provide our Retainer clients with a highly rated compliance bulletin covering what they need to know and what action they must take. A summary of our March 2024 Compliance Bulletin can be downloaded HERE.

Post on April 19th, 2024

February 2024 Newsletter

Each month we provide our Retainer clients with a highly rated compliance bulletin covering what they need to know and what action they must take. A summary of our February 2024 Compliance Bulletin can be downloaded HERE.

Post on March 13th, 2024

January 2024 Newsletter

Each month we provide our Retainer clients with a highly rated compliance bulletin covering what they need to know and what action they must take. A summary of our January 2024 Compliance Bulletin can be downloaded HERE.

Post on February 9th, 2024

Lady Hale on judicial diversity and the importance of the Supreme Court

On Thursday 5 October, Leicester Law School had the pleasure of hosting Lady Hale, Baroness of Richmond, to deliver a talk entitled ‘Law and Life’. Lady Hale was particularly keen to address the younger members of the audience with local secondary school pupils in attendance, and to instil within them the attitude that they should feel…

Post on January 24th, 2024

Important Update – LeO Address Change

The Legal Ombudsman (LeO) has announced a change to its postal address which will take effect from Monday 22 January 2024. The Legal Ombudsman’s new postal address will be: Legal Ombudsman PO Box 6167 Slough SL1 0EH You will be required to publish this new address from the date of its introduction in all of…

Post on January 19th, 2024

December 2023 Newsletter

Each month we provide our Retainer clients with a highly rated compliance bulletin covering what they need to know and what action they must take. A summary of our December 2023 Compliance Bulletin can be downloaded HERE.

Post on January 5th, 2024

November 2023 Newsletter

Each month we provide our Retainer clients with a highly rated compliance bulletin covering what they need to know and what action they must take. A summary of our November Compliance Bulletin can be downloaded HERE.

Post on December 13th, 2023

SRA Guidance To Immigration & Asylum Practitioners

Throughout 2022, the SRA, undertook a thematic review of Immigration & Asylum work. The results of this were published in November 2022 along with two new detailed guidance notes which all Immigration practitioners need to be familiar with. Please find below Amie Higgin’s summary on The SRA Guidance To Immigration & Asylum Practitioners. SRA Guidance To…

Post on December 6th, 2022

The SRA’s Effective Supervision Guidance

Following its thematic review in Immigration & Asylum, on 23rd November 2022, the SRA issued updated guidance on effective supervision. You can find the guidance on the SRA website here: https://www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/guidance/effective-supervision-guidance Although it is SRA guidance, it is key to note that it applies not only to Solicitors and SRA regulated firms, but also to…

Post on December 6th, 2022

Legal Aid Criminal Contract Holders Meeting

As Consultants supporting Criminal Defence firms over very many years, we have felt and understood the pain of criminal defence practitioners as the rates of pay have decreased and the demands of work have increased. The fact that the Bar have achieved two successful increases in pay through direct action in the last 5 years…

Post on October 18th, 2022