- Thursday, 6 August 2015
A solicitor who has become a professional McKenzie Friend after 20 years in practice has hit out at the burden imposed on high street practitioners, which he said cost him almost £2m and pushed him into personal bankruptcy.
Tags: McKenzie Friend, sole practitioner
Posted in Latest news, Solicitors
- Thursday, 7 November 2013
One of the early pioneers in online legal services has relinquished her practising certificate in favour of working full-time for the web-based business she has built up over the past 12 years.
Tags: entrepreneur, landlord and tenant, sole practitioner, website construction
Posted in Latest news, Market monitor
- Tuesday, 26 October 2010
There is real potential for alternative business structures (ABSs) to have a positive impact on both the profession and consumers, the Solicitors Regulation Authority has said. The provisional conclusions of an equality impact assessment said solicitors would benefit from improved employment opportunities, while ABSs would facilitate improved access to legal services for consumers.
Tags: ABS, Alternative business structures, BME, small firms, sole practitioner, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Alternative business structures, News