Last night I attended a Middlesex Law Society COLF/COFA Compliance forum at the University of West London.
The forum was presented by Michael Garson ,my Law Society Council colleague.
The event was sponsored by JLT insurers and senior members of that organisation were present.
JLT were scathing and critical about the SRA proposals.
The SRA were accused of not consulting with the insurance industry before issuing their consultation papers.
Some of their criticisms reiter
Dear Sirs. We write in order to respond, in so far as is possible, to the four consultation papers which have been issued by the solicitors regulation authority covering
1 The filing of Solicitors Accounts
2 Professional Indemnity Insurance
3 A relaxation on the regulation of Multi-Disciplinary Partnerships
4 The future of the Compensation fund We are an independant body entitled Asian Lawyers GB campaigning to promote,advance and protect the interests of Asian Lawyers a