Q and As
Our Q and As are examples of some of the recent questions that the Practice Advice Service has helped solicitors with. If you cannot find the answer you need, contact us.
Can a successor firm be liable for an original firm’s inadequate professional service?
I'm the complaints handling partner of a successor firm. A complaint's been made about work done by a solicitor at the original firm. Will we be liable for redress if they provided inadequate professional service?
The deeds for an estate with unregistered land are missing. What should I do?
I’m acting for executors of an estate with unregistered land. We have not been able to find the deeds. I’m instructed to apply to HM Land Registry for registration of a property owned by the deceased whose deeds are missing and presumed destroyed. How should I proceed?