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A new route to qualification: New regulations

We are now consulting on our proposed regulations to provide the regulatory framework for qualification as a solicitor via the Solicitors Qualifying Examination, and on our proposals for recognition of the knowledge and competences of qualified lawyers which will form part of the new regulatory framework. These will come into effect no earlier than September 2020.

  • Start—31 May 2017
  • End—26 July 2017
  • Status—OPEN

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