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Solicitor firms – affordable, value-for-money services?

16 February 2021

We've all seen the research that shows most people don't use the services of a solicitor when they have a legal problem - around nine out of ten ask friends for help, try to resolve the issue themselves, or don't do anything at all. So, why?

Solicitors Regulation Authority v Solicitor Z

14 January 2021

The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT), which is independent of the SRA, has today published its findings in relation to two applications brought by Mark Mansell, a solicitor identified in the SDT proceedings as Solicitor Z, to dismiss the proceedings on a summary basis because there was no case to answer, alternatively to stay them on the basis of Mr Mansell's physical health.

Legal choices development report success

20 November 2020

A website dedicated to providing the public with easy-to-understand information on legal services has had more than three million visits since October 2017, an almost 20-fold increase on the previous three years.

Intervention panel tender bids invited

05 October 2020

Firms that want to help deliver our interventions - protecting the clients of practices where we have major concerns – can now bid to be part of our panel of agents.

Help with common compliance queries

08 September 2020

Firms asked to check turnover information

24 July 2020

A joint statement from Simon Davis, Law Society president and Anna Bradley, chair of the Solicitors Regulation Authority

08 April 2020

Coronavirus update - Education and Training Q&A

01 April 2020