Why has the intervention occurred?
If the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has concerns about a firm of solicitors it will intervene, which effectively closes down the practice. This is done to protect the interests of the clients and the public.
Certain circumstances can cause the SRA to intervene including, if a member of a firm is thought to be behaving dishonestly, if a practice has been abandoned and if the firm is believed to have breached the SRA Code of Conduct or the SRA Accounts Rules.
Although the specific circumstances of the intervention remain confidential, the general statutory grounds of the intervention are usually published by the SRA, which you can view on their website.
Latest News & Blogs
A London arbitration tribunal recently considered issues surrounding the failure of the charterers to provide cargo to a vessel.
It is important that employers take the necessary measures to make the transition back into work from maternity leave as smooth as possible.
A claim has been filed against Hampshire County Council that has the potential to significantly alter the employment rights of foster care workers.
A team of runners from Lester Aldridge has raised £960 for Macmillan by completing the Supernova 5k as part of the Bournemouth Marathon Festival on 7 October.