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Law Society

the body that both regulates and controls solicitors in England. It was constituted by royal charter in 1845. It is responsible for the legal education of solicitors, issuing practising certificates and preserving minimum standards of behaviour. It deals with discipline. It also administers the guarantee fund for the benefit of the public. It administers a complaints system.
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Birmingham Law Society president Andrew Beedham said: "Many congratulations to Anthony Collins Solicitors who were the runaway winners on the night.
Effective from today, the new agreement means that Law Society members can now benefit from a broader portfolio of commercial, personal finance and protection products from Wesleyan which can support them at every stage of their careers.
The 11th annual Law Society Excellence Awards were hosted by BBC's Mishal Husain, and the keynote address was delivered by Court of Appeal judge the Rt Hon Lord Justice Hickinbottom.
Thomas Rees, associate solicitor at JCP Solicitors, has been on the committee of the West Wales Law Society for many years and took over the reins as president at their most recent AGM on October 7.
He was fined PS500 by the Law Society and censured for unsatisfactory professional conduct over his treatment of the 81-year-old, whose son Alex, 41, died in 2002.
Dailly, a former member of the Law Society's Council, said: "The Crown acted within six days of getting the necessary information but it took the Law Society four years.
Standing are lawyers Jan Greyling (snr), Pieter Greyling, Melvin Nyambe, Veronika Hanongo-Haikali, Makumbu Tjiteera, Wilmarie Horn, Jan Greyling (jnr), Charmaine Tjihero, and Willem Greyling, with Alwyn Harmse, the Law Society President, and Stacey Bock of the Law Society.
Desmond Hudson, Law Society chief executive, said: "Change and competition within the legal sector is intensifying and this is having a major impact on many businesses.
The solicitor members of our local Law Society have given very generously and we hope these donations help make a difference.
The Law Society and Birmingham Law Society said in a joint statement: "A dedicated online information hub has been set up for Blakemores' 250 solicitors and employees based in Leamington and Birmingham.
The Huddersfield Law Society's Uganda Twinning Group is an informal sub-committee of the Huddersfield Incorporated Law Society (HLS).
TEES Valley Law Society held their annual dinner at Middlesbrough's Thistle Hotel, hosting 240 lawyers from across the Tees Valley region.

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