Response to SRA Regulatory Reform Consultation

Response to SRA Regulatory Reform Progammme Consultation. We refer to the section at para 60 on Recording and Reporting of Diversity data. We have no objections to and indeed we support the introduction of a new Outcome requiring solicitors to have in place appropriate arrangements for monitoring, reporting and publishing diversity data. We also endorse…

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SRA Consultation on Annual Keeping of the Roll

Keeping of the roll consultation Consultation questionnaire form   Question 1. Do you agree with the proposal to stop the annual updating process while keeping the power for the SRA to carry out updates when we think this is needed? Answer We agree with the proposal to dispense with the requirement for non practising solicitors…

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SRA Training for Tomorrow Consultation on CPD

Consultation – Training For Tomorrow: A new approach to continuing competence Consultation questionnaire form   Question 1. Do you foresee any impacts from option 1, positive or negative, that we have not already identified? Answer No but in our view Option 2 is better.   Question 2. Do you foresee any impacts from option 2, positive or…

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Judicial Appointments Commission Consultation on Equal Merit

Changes to the Judicial Appointments process resulting from the Crime and Courts Act 2013 Consultation on diversity considerations where candidates are of equal merit https://consult.justice.gov.uk/digital-communications/equal-merit-provision Response by the Association of Women Solicitors (AWS) London Group About AWS London Group The AWS London Group offers educational courses, lectures and seminars designed for women solicitors in the…

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