Each year, the Solicitors
Regulation Authority (SRA) publishes an annual Risk Outlook report. In the
report published at the end of July 2017, one of the risks which the SRA
identified is related to the access to legal services and the impact on the
This session is intended as
an overview of the guidance provided by the SRA, and examines some steps which
can be implemented, to help both provide and increase access to legal services.
Delivered by experienced Law
Hound lecturer Sue Edwards, this bite-size course will consider the following:
- The current
situation regarding access to legal services
- What the SRA
proposes in order to “create a more open, modern and competitive legal
- Practical steps
suggested by the SRA, including fixed costs, unbundling, using the right
person for the job
- How services are
currently provided and what changes can be made
What are the requirements?
- Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
- This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).
- On completion of this course you will be familiar with the SRA risk outlook and have received guidance on the practical steps which you can take to maintain compliance and achieve business growth
What is the target audience?
- This course is suitable for practitioners of all levels