Guest Post: How to find out if a solicitor is qualified?

Charon QC

How to find out if a solicitor is qualified?

 

Hiring a solicitor is an important and potentially life-changing decision. Because of this, there is nothing wrong with taking time over the appointment and asking essential questions about the solicitor’s background beforehand.

 

Below are some important aspects that all clients should consider before hiring a solicitor in the UK:

 

  1. The initial check should be with The Law Society. This is the professional association that represents legal matters in England and Wales where solicitors will be registered. If you have sought out a solicitor but they are not registered on the site then they are not actually qualified to practice.

 

Some solicitors and law firms will be classed as accredited specialists. This means that they are experts in a particular field – be it concerning children, criminal litigation or family law – and that the Law Society…

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