Risk and compliance


Clients 'lack confidence' to complain about their lawyer

23 April 2018By

Legal watchdog also wary of 'fragmentation' of the market leading to greater confusion about protection.

The Solicitor's regulation authority

London firm shut down over dishonesty suspicions

19 April 2018By

Two managers also subject to SRA intervention into Malik Law Chambers.


City solicitor fails to delay tribunal hearing

17 April 2018By

Counsel for Alexis Maitland Hudson put forward three applications for tribunal to consider.

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SRA opens 'safe space' for firms wanting to push boundaries

12 April 2018By

Waiver policy to be extended for practitioners seeking to innovate.

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We can forgive a nurse serious mistakes. How about solicitors?

29 March 2018By

One regulator is prepared to look at ability to practise, rather than mistakes. It’s food for thought for the conflicted SRA.

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Why there’s nothing wrong in gold-plating trust in solicitors

23 March 2018By

Consumers should not be driven away by expensive rules, but don’t underestimate the lure of reassurance.


On the money

19 March 2018By Tony Roe

Book review: Lexcel Risk Management Toolkit 3rd Edition.

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Getting on with the job

12 March 2018By Robert Bourns

The Law Society’s new Board will build on excellent work to promote and support the profession.

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Aon Risk Solutions

Get ready for GDPR - 25 May

The clock is ticking...


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