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Lester Aldridge LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (with registered number OC321318) and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA Code of Conduct). The registered office is Russell House, Oxford Road, Bournemouth BH8 8EX. Please note that when we refer to “partner” or “partners” this indicates a member of Lester Aldridge LLP. A list of our members is open to inspection at the registered office. If you do not accept these terms and conditions please do not continue to use this website. All communications regarding this website should be addressed to: Marketing Department, Russell House, Oxford Road, Bournemouth BH8 8EX.

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Complaints
We are committed to providing a high-quality legal service to all our clients. When something goes wrong you need to tell us about it, this will help us to improve our standards. If you have any problems, please see our complaints policy.

Financial Services
Lester Aldridge LLP is not authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) but it is able in certain circumstances to offer clients a limited range of services in relation to investment to because it is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and on a register maintained by the FCA. We can provide these investment services if they are an incidental part of the professional services we have been engaged to provide.

Disclaimer
We hope that you find our website interesting and informative. This website contains general information based on English law and although Lester Aldridge endeavours to ensure that the contents are accurate and up to date, no representation or warranty, either express or implied, is made relating to its accuracy or completeness, and the information on the website should not be relied upon. Users of this website should always seek appropriate legal advice from a suitably qualified lawyer before taking or refraining from taking any action. The contents of this website should not be construed as legal or other professional advice and Lester Aldridge disclaims liability for any loss howsoever caused arising either directly or indirectly from any reliance placed on any information on this website or in connection with the use of, or the lack of availability of this website or its content or as a result of withdrawing and/or screening, editing or removing any materials or content on the website or otherwise (save for death or personal injury arising from our negligence).

Unless otherwise specified, the materials on this website are directed solely at those who access the website from the United Kingdom mainland. Those who choose to access this site from locations other than the United Kingdom mainland are responsible for compliance with local laws if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

Data Protection and Privacy
Lester Aldridge is registered as a data controller with the office of the Information Commissioner. Details of our registration can be found at the Information Commissioner’s Website

We respect your concerns about privacy. We, therefore, encourage you to refer to our privacy policy on an ongoing basis to stay abreast of our most current privacy policy practices, which are intended to protect your privacy and ensure that your personal information is handled in a safe and responsible manner.

Viruses
We do not warrant (either expressly or impliedly) that the function, operation or accessibility of this website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the website or the server that makes it available will be free of viruses or other harmful elements. It is your responsibility to virus check all materials before downloading them from this site for any purpose.

Links
Links made to other websites are made entirely at your own risk and Lester Aldridge accepts no liability for any linked sites. Our permission is required before linking to this site.

Accessibility
Lester Aldridge is keen to ensure that our website is accessible by blind and partially sighted people. We have tried to ensure that key navigation and page features are accessible, and we are committed to increasing the accessibility of the website – we would welcome your feedback to help us achieve this.

Copyright
The pages and content of this website are subject to copyright. You may access or download the contents of any pages and store them on a temporary basis for the purpose of using the pages. Any permanent storage, copying or redistribution of any information on this website is prohibited.

Latest News & Blogs

“Ocean Victory” – the Supreme Court Findings
May
2017

The Supreme Court has handed down judgment in the case of Gard Marine and Energy Ltd v. China National Chartering Co Ltd and Another (“The Ocean Victory”) [2017] UKSC 35.

Alexandra Clapp Lisa Fairway
May
2017

Leading south coast law firm Lester Aldridge is pleased to announce the appointment of Associate Alexandra (Ally) Clapp to its top tier Corporate and Commercial team, and Solicitor Lisa Fairway into the Bournemouth based Real Estate team.

Frozen tuna – waybills issued towards the end of the carriage
May
2017

A recent High Court decision in Kyokuyo Ltd v AP Moller-Maersk A/S trading as Maersk Line [2017] EWHC 654 (Comm) highlights the commercial risks associated with carrying frozen tuna in refrigerated containers.

Automation Reduces Risk of The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims Non-compliance
May
2017

The latest revision to the Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims (PAP) will come into force on 01 October 2017. The PAP applies to any business claiming payment of a debt from an individual and describes the conduct that the Court will expect from those parties prior to issuing a Claim Form.