Law Society launches stinging attack on SRA plan for massive fining powers

News Article - 15/05/2012 : ministry of justice, SRA, The Law Society, Risk & Compliance, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) plans to introduce multi-million pound fines for law firms are a “significant breach of Parliament’s intentions” and in any case wrong on policy grounds, the Law Society has claimed.

In a...

The Law Society's response to the Review of the minimum salary requirements for trainee solicitors

News Article - 25/04/2012 : minimum salary requirements, SRA, The Law Society, Finance, Finance, Human Resources

The Law Society is the representative body for more than 140,000 solicitors in England and Wales. The Society negotiates on behalf of the profession, and lobbies regulators, government and others. The Law Society welcomes...

Criminal Law Conference 2012 - Fighting for Justice

Event - 12/04/2012 : Central London, criminal law practitioners, The Law Society, Practice Management, Practice Management, User groups

The Criminal Law Committee of the Law Society of England and Wales is proud to announce its annual conference.

The conference is a practitioner-focused event and will provide busy solicitors with a unique opportunity to learn about the...

Law Society rolls out £40,000 rebrand

News Article - 27/03/2012 : Rebrand, The Law Society, Marketing & BD, Marketing & BD, Community

Rebrand: the 'cut ribbon' adorning new Law Society materials

The Law Society has spent around £40,000 on a rebranding exercise rolled out this month, it has confirmed.

The cost – equating to 33p per practising certificate payer –...