Practice Advice Service

Our Practice Advice Service offers free and confidential support on legal practice and procedure to Law Society members and their staff. We do not give legal advice.

The Practice Advice Service is not available to members of the public.

Contact us

Call: 020 7320 5675

Email: practiceadvice@lawsociety.org.uk

Opening hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

How we can help

PII renewal: act now

If you have a professional indemnity insurance (PII) renewal date of 1 October, you should be arranging new cover now.

Read our guidance on renewing your firm's PII during the pandemic
Read more in the Gazette

Our experienced solicitors can answer your questions and make suggestions to help you with your legal practice issues.

We cover a range of topics and areas of law including:

  • anti-money laundering
  • conveyancing
  • costs
  • litigation
  • practice management
  • probate
  • regulation and compliance

We respond quickly to concerns affecting the legal profession, such as:

  • email scams
  • issues with banks and insurers

Browse our Q&As

Read some of the most recent questions that we’ve helped solicitors with.

These Q&As are changed on a regular basis. If you cannot find the answer you need, contact us.

Members of the public

If you’re looking for help with a legal problem, read our guides to common legal issues.

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