On 8 September 2017, the panel decided to intervene into the practice of Lauren Ruth Anderson at Anderson & Moores Consultancy and Mediation Services Ltd, an unauthorised firm, at 51 Union Street, Oldham OL1 1HH.

The grounds for intervention were:

  • Anderson has failed to comply with rules made under section 31 of the Solicitors Act 1974;
  • Anderson has failed to comply with a practising certificate condition of approved employment.

Anderson’s practising certificate is suspended as a result of the intervention.

Neal Boland of Stephensons, Wigan Investment Centre, Waterside Drive, Wigan WN3 5BA, tel: 0333 344 4776, email: sraenquiries@stephensons.co.uk, has been appointed to act as the SRA’s agent.

The date of the intervention was 12 September 2017.