- Monday, 15 August 2016
The body representing chartered legal executives has called on the profession to end discrimination against lawyers who have qualified through non-university routes and open up the senior judiciary to those entered the law by alternative means.
Tags: CILEx, discrimination, Legal Executives, social mobility
Posted in hrtraining, Latest news, Legal Executives
- Monday, 1 November 2010
Solicitors are set to shoulder the vast majority of the Legal Services Board (LSB) and Legal Ombudsman’s (LeO) £25m annual running costs for the next three years at least, it emerged today. The LSB confirmed that it would proceed with its plan to levy its own £5m costs on the basis of the number of authorised persons overseen by each approved regulator, and most of LeO’s £20m costs based on the number of complaints generated by each group.
Tags: Bar Council, Barristers, Council for Licensed Conveyancers, Institute of Legal Executives, Law Society, Legal Executives, Legal Ombudsman, Legal Services Act, Legal Services Board, Master of the Faculties, Solicitors, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Barristers, Legal Executives, Legal Ombudsman, Legal Services Board, News, Other lawyers, Regulation, Solicitors
- Monday, 8 February 2010
I’m not sure whether or not it is ironic that the Legal Services Act – which in many senses in a deregulatory measure – may well end up delivering tighter regulation of legal services in some ways.
Tags: ALCD, costs draftsmen, ILEX, Legal Executives, Regulation, title
Posted in Blog