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A new route to qualification: the Solicitors Qualifying Examination

This second consultation sets out more detail about how we are proposing solicitors might qualify in the future – and specifically about the SQE. It makes clear how we have revised and developed our proposals in the light of feedback from the first consultation, and it explains how the SQE would fit with preparatory training, including work-based learning. It sets out how the SQE can assure high professional standards.

  • Start—3 October 2016
  • End—9 January 2017
  • Status—OPEN

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