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The new lord chancellor, the Rt Hon David Lidington MP, was sworn in on Monday 19 June. President of the Law Society, Robert Bourns, attended and spoke. Read the President's speech.
The Law Society of England and Wales and the Solicitors Regulation Authority have launched a consultation proposing a reduction in practising certificate fees.
The Law Society library has won the LexisLibrary award for Best Legal Information Service.
On 19 June, president of the Law Society Robert Bourns delivered a speech at the swearing in ceremony of the new lord chancellor, delivered at the Royal Courts of Justice.
Solicitors firms make up nearly a third of organisations in the top 50 UK employers which have done the most to improve social mobility in the workplace.
The Queen's speech has set out a comprehensive agenda with much that will be received positively by the solicitor profession.
Newly announced lord chancellor David Lidington has received a warm welcome from the Law Society today.
People bereaved and injured following the attack on London Bridge will be offered free legal advice through a panel of solicitor firms.
The new electronic bill of costs is set to be implemented from 1 October, after it went before the Civil Procedure Rule Committee earlier this year
Guidance published today reminds criminal legal aid solicitors of their obligations under the legal aid contract to undertake certain work.
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