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Law Society action against LAA for failing to consult profession

Law Society lodges judicial review against the LAA for not fairly consulting the profession before deciding to move legal aid cost assessm

04 Sep 2020

Lottery funding extends LawWorks in Wales

LawWorks awarded £422,760 from National Lottery

01 Sep 2020

Lord Chancellor revokes immigration fixed-fee regime

Firm wins fight against government’s new immigration and asylum procedures

12 Aug 2020

LALYs go online for first time

LAPG's Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards winners appear via video link

09 Jul 2020

Three-pronged approach to profession’s recovery launched by Law Society

A new campaign to help the  profession play its part in the country’ economic recovery from the pandemic has been launched by the Law Society

30 Jun 2020

‘Serious risk' of widescale market collapse of criminal firms

Government must urgently address firms’ cashflow problems as the first wave of criminal law firm closures hits, warns the Law Society

19 Jun 2020

Sole practitioners and freelancer solicitors at financial risk, says Society

The extension of urgent financial help for all businesses has been announced by government, but the Law Society warned that the legal sector must not fall

07 Apr 2020

MoJ criminal legal aid proposals: ‘Fiddling while Rome burns’

Defence practitioners are on the verge of ‘extinction’, the Law Society president warned today.

28 Feb 2020

There’s no life in crime

John Bottomley explains what the criminal legal aid crisis means for junio

07 Nov 2019


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