News and advice from the Law Society for solicitors in the field of criminal justice.
HMCTS are conducting research on video hearings and the legal professional user experience as part of the court modernisation programme.
The crisis in the criminal justice system is so acute an independent review into the economic sustainability of legal aid is vital.
The Law Society has submitted evidence to the MoJ's post-implementation review of Part 1 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act.
Professor Donald Hirsch has conducted a report for the Law Society for inclusion in the Society's submissions to the MoJ's review of LASPO 2012.
Advice on responding to law enforcement agencies seeking access to client files to investigate financial crime.
HMCTS are hosting a free online event on video remand hearings from 13:00 to 14:00 on Thursday 27 September.
The Law Society has responded to the Law Commission's consultation on the law concerning search warrants.
The Law Society has responded to the MoJ consultation on the impact of Part 2 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012.
From 1 October 2018 notice and grounds of appeal relating to appeals against conviction and sentence must be lodged directly with the Criminal Appeal Office.
Law Society responds to Sentencing Council consultation on public order offences.
Our accreditation covers all types of criminal law work and supports practitioners to qualify to apply for inclusion on local duty solicitor rotas.
This training teaches how to advance a client’s case well whilst ensuring witnesses are not subjected to undue stress.
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