News

13
Mar

Tender for civil legal aid work opening soon

As of April 2017, the Legal Aid Agency will begin the tender process for civil contracts starting in April 2018. The first headline intentions document was published on 20th January 2017 and the family mediation document was added in February. 

 

11
Jan

Are you ready for the SRA’s Continuing Competence?

SRA Continuing Competence

As of 1st November 2016 the SRA’s requirement for solicitors to complete 16 CPD hours each year has been replaced with the new Continuing Competence scheme. The old system had come to be seen by the regulator as a tick-box exercise and as a result was phased out in during 2016.

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