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.
Instructions for the rescheduled cloud video platform training session on 4 June.
HMCTS has published an organisational risk assessment and assessment tool which will enable them to regularly review the safety of their buildings.
The Law Society AGM has been postponed as a result of Covid-19.
The FLBA has put together a training video on remote access and paperless bundling for family law practitioners.
A training session for the Cloud Video Platform being introduced by HM Courts and Tribunal Service.
A jury trial working group has been considering ways to resume jury trials safely in the wake of coronavirus.
The European Commission has published a proposal to postpone the requirement to make first reports under DAC 6 by three months.
The HMCTS is reviewing the probate service due to the impact of coronavirus.
Our advice and guidance to members on coronavirus (Covid-19) has not changed following the prime minister's statement on Sunday 10 May.
We've put together a toolkit to help MPs answer questions they're likely to be getting from your constituents.
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.