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Stories and information about developments affecting the legal professions, both locally and nationally.

Law Society Accreditations Team Working Remotely
March 27, 2020
Law Society Accreditations Team Working Remotely

Changes to Accreditation Team procedures
 

Emergency Coronavirus Legislation Introduced
March 23, 2020
Emergency Coronavirus Legislation Introduced

Coronavirus Bill to receive second reading in House of Commons on Monday 23 March

Law Society Cancels Events
March 20, 2020
Law Society Cancels Events

Face-to-face events cancelled until July; online alternatives being reviewed
 

Law Society's COVID-19 Advice To Members
March 20, 2020
Law Society's COVID-19 Advice To Members

Latest Coronavirus advice and updates from the Law Society of England & Wales

Law Society Excellence Awards 2020
February 12, 2020
Law Society Excellence Awards 2020

Excellence Awards celebrate hard work and inspirational achievements

Justice Can't Be Delivered On The Cheap
December 20, 2019
Justice Can't Be Delivered On The Cheap

Commission into the criminal justice system must not delay investment

New Government Should Fix Justice System
December 16, 2019
New Government Should Fix Justice System

Law Society: "Use mandate to fix a justice system in crisis"

Freelance Solicitors - What You Need To Know
July 23, 2019
Freelance Solicitors - What You Need To Know

In this podcast, Pearl Moses and Paul Bennett talk about freelancing

Latest Conveyancing Protocol Published
July 23, 2019
Latest Conveyancing Protocol Published

The Law Society has published their latest Conveyancing Protocol

Law Society Professional Update - 21 June
June 25, 2019
Law Society Professional Update - 21 June

Updates on the Law Society's recent activities