Legal Practice Management for Law Firms: Ethics and Compliance

Dealing with NDAs: Far from settled

Advising on NDAs raises a number of ethical considerations, as Emma Walker explains

01 Apr 2021

Money laundering: SRA refers £200m of suspected criminal proceeds to NCA

The SRA made 26 SARs to the NCA between January and October 2020 and cryptocurrency could become an issue

31 Mar 2021

Solicitor struck off for dishonesty

A sole practitioner has been struck off for dishonesty after using client money to pay off his firm’s debts

06 Jan 2021

Beckwith: SRA’s credibility questioned following chair’s statement

Solicitors have accused the SRA of arrogance and questioned its credibility following its response to the Beckwith appeal.
 

23 Dec 2020

AML: standing together

Gideon Habel welcomes the regulator’s increased focus on an insidious area of criminal activity 

16 Dec 2020

What’s wellbeing got to do with ethics?

Wellbeing is the foundation for effective legal practice, as Emma Walker explains

05 Nov 2020

The gaping chasm

Some individuals needing legal advice may have to choose between legal protection or poverty, says Pippa Allsop

07 Oct 2020

Solicitor struck off after breakdown in mental health

Patrick O'Connor sent approximately 471 offensive messages to firm he had instructed

30 Sep 2020

What makes a bully?

Bob Murray explores the conditions in which bullying thrives and how to counter them 

15 Sep 2020

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