LEEDS LAW SOCIETY: The voice for solicitors in Leeds
LLS is one of the most influential local law societies in the country and is part of the Joint V which also includes Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool and Manchester.
Information, news and support for the legal profession in Leeds.
November 2017 Newsletter – the latest Law Society update for the North.
Criminal defence fees: Concerns over the sustainability of the fragile criminal legal aid sector in England and Wales have forced us to prepare to launch a High Court challenge against cuts to criminal defence fees.
Consultation on new legislation on offensive and dangerous weapons – Home Office Submission deadline 9/12
SRA: Looking to the Future: Better information, more choice Submission deadline 20/12
SRA – Looking to the future: phase two of our Handbook reforms Submission deadline 20/12
Voluntary code of recruitment for trainee solicitors: a recommended standard of good practice for employers, students and higher education careers advisers and faculty staff.
Generation Y’s focus on varied tasks and work-life balance isn’t about being work-shy; it’s about being flexible to get the best out of employees, explains Charlotte Parkinson to the Solicitor’s Journal – 7 August
New SQE: The way in which legal careers are planned and managed has been brought sharply into focus by the SRA’s SQE plans.
LawCare promotes good mental health & wellbeing across the legal community & helps thousands of legal professionals cope with a range of issues.
SBA – The Solicitors Charity provides grants & interest-free loans, support with career transition & access to bespoke personal insolvency advice to those in serious financial need.
We’ve teamed up with our IT Support provider PCM to discuss IT security, data protection and avoiding data breaches.
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