As your professional body we’re hearing a lot from our members on the ground. We’re using that insight as the voice of solicitors with government and regulators during the pandemic. We’re developing advice and support to help you through this difficult period.
Our priorities are:
These were our immediate priorities in the first days of the crisis. We're already starting to see results, and we're now turning to other issues that arise. To raise any issues, contact us.
Our bitesize videos will help you keep your clients cyber-safe during the current lockdown.
Andrew McWhir looks at the COVID-19 tracking app and how it can face up to concerns over privacy.
Amandeep Khasriya discusses the challenges lawyers are facing in lockdown.
Jonathan Gilmour is a partner at Travers Smith.
Eleanor Ludlum talks about her experience of returning to the law and the lessons for supporting returners in the current crisis and Rachel Brushfield follows up with practical tips for returners.
I. Stephanie Boyce talks about the importance of ensuring that victims of domestic abuse have access to the support and legal advice they need to stay safe.
Coronavirus is a global crisis, which is likely to affect us individually one way or another. Nicholas Woolf explores five essential issues.
Simon Thomson looks at how coronavirus is affecting professional indemnity insurance and explains our work in this area.
Ruth Ormston and Tessa Jones from the Mindfulness in Law Group explain what mindfulness is, and how it might help solicitors during the coronavirus pandemic.
Valerie Robertson summarises the key pro bono guidance available for City firms on coronavirus (COVID-19).
If you have any questions about our coronavirus work, contact us.
Our carefully selected partners offer services that may support our members in the current challenging time.