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  • Criminal justice

    Includes issues relating to the criminal justice system, criminal prosecution and defence and specific crimes such as illegal drugs, assault, sexual offences and anti-social behaviour.

  • Accreditations - give your clients confidence

    Criminal Ligitation

    The Law Society awards a quality mark to members who meet the highest standards of expertise and client service. Our Criminal Litigation accreditation covers all types of criminal law work and is designed to enable practitioners to qualify to apply for inclusion on local duty solicitor rotas.

  • Practice advice service

    The Practice Advice Service provides a dedicated support line for Law Society members and employees of law firms. Call us on 020 7320 5675.
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  • Criminal Law Committee

    The Criminal Law Committee advises the Law Society on criminal law matters and represents the profession when called upon to do so.

    The committee works closely with the Access to Justice Committee in relation to criminal legal aid matters.

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