Hammond, Melanie Claire—286141

Decisions

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Control of practice—11 October 2017

Control of practice—10 January 2017

Control of practice—9 December 2015

Control of practice—19 November 2014


Decision - control of practice

Outcome: Condition

Outcome date: 11 October 2017

Published date: 12 October 2017

Firm details

Firm or organisation at date of publication

Name: Palmer Hodgson & Heyes Limited

Address(es):

York House, 1 York Avenue, Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire, FY5 2UQ

Firm ID: 592353

Firm or organisation at time of matters giving rise to outcome

Name: Frank Howard

Address(es):

10 Winmarleigh Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NB

Firm ID: 69965

Outcome details

This outcome was reached by SRA decision.

Decision details

Mrs Melanie Claire Hammond is subject to Regulation 3 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011.

Her practising certificate for 2017/2018 has been granted subject to the following condition which is necessary, reasonable and proportionate in the public interest:

  • Mrs Hammond is not a manager or owner of an authorised body.

In this condition, the definitions are as defined in the SRA Handbook Glossary 2012.

Reasons/basis

The above condition is considered to be necessary in the public interest and reasonable and proportionate having regard to the purposes set out in Regulation 7 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011 and the regulatory objectives and principles governing regulatory activities as contained in section 28 of the Legal Services Act 2007.

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Decision - control of practice

Outcome: Condition

Outcome date: 10 January 2017

Published date: 9 February 2017

Firm details

Firm or organisation at date of publication

Name: MG Legal Solutions

Address(es):

7 Pringle Court, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 1LN

Firm ID: 554094

Firm or organisation at time of matters giving rise to outcome

Name: Frank Howard

Address(es):

10 Winmarleigh Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NB

Firm ID: 69965

Outcome details

This outcome was reached by SRA decision.

Decision details

Mrs Melanie Claire Hammond is subject to Regulation 3 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011.

Her practising certificate for 2016/2017 is subject to the following condition which is necessary, reasonable and proportionate in the public interest:

  • Mrs Hammond is not a manager or owner of an authorised body.

In this condition the definitions are as defined in the SRA Handbook Glossary 2012.

Reasons/basis

The above condition is considered to be necessary in the public interest and reasonable and proportionate having regard to the purposes set out in Regulation 7 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011 and the regulatory objectives and principles governing regulatory activities as contained in section 28 of the Legal Services Act 2007.

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Decision - control of practice

Outcome: Condition

Outcome date: 9 December 2015

Published date: 14 December 2015

Firm details

Firm or organisation at date of publication

Name: Biometrix Limited

Address(es):

Time Technology Park, Blackburn Road, Simonstone, Burnley, Lancashire, BB12 7TW

Firm ID: 619269

Firm or organisation at time of matters giving rise to outcome

Name: Frank Howard

Address(es):

10 Winmarleigh Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NB

Firm ID: 69965

Outcome details

This outcome was reached by SRA decision.

Decision details

Mrs Melanie Claire Hammond is subject to Regulation 3 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011.

Mrs Hammond's practising certificate for 2015/2016 is subject to the following conditions which are necessary, reasonable and proportionate in the public interest:

  1. Mrs Hammond may act as a solicitor only as an employee.
  2. Mrs Hammond is not a sole practitioner, or a manager or owner of any authorised body or authorised non-SRA firm.
  3. Mrs Hammond shall immediately inform any actual or prospective employer of these conditions and the reasons for their imposition.

In these conditions the definitions are as defined in the SRA Handbook Glossary 2012.

Reasons/basis

The above conditions are considered to be necessary in the public interest and reasonable and proportionate having regard to the purposes set out in Regulation 7 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011 and the regulatory objectives and principles governing regulatory activities as contained in section 28 of the Legal Services Act 2007.

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Decision - control of practice

Outcome: Condition

Outcome date: 19 November 2014

Published date: 24 November 2014

Firm details

Firm or organisation at time of matters giving rise to outcome

Name: Frank Howard

Address(es):

10 Winmarleigh Street, Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NB

Firm ID: 69965

Outcome details

This outcome was reached by SRA decision.

Decision details

Mrs Melanie Claire Hammond is subject to Regulation 3 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011.

Her practising certificate for 2014/2015 is subject to the following conditions which are necessary, reasonable and proportionate in the public interest:

  • 1. Mrs Hammond may act as a solicitor only as an employee.
  • 2. Mrs Hammond is not a sole practitioner, or a manager or owner of any authorised body or authorised non-SRA firm.
  • 3. Mrs Hammond shall immediately inform any actual or prospective employer of these conditions and the reasons for their imposition.
  • 4. For definitions, please refer to the defined terms set out in the SRA Handbook Glossary 2012.

Reasons/basis

These conditions are imposed having regard to the purposes set out in Regulation 7 of the SRA Practising Regulations 2011 and to the regulatory objectives contained in the Legal Services Act 2007 and the principles governing regulatory activities in section 28 of that Act. 

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