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Lawyers and intimidation

In civilised life the art of rhetoric is perhaps a man’s most potent weapon. An ability to sway decision makers and establish consensus via a cocktail of well crafted ethos,…

Calls for right of redress against lawyers ‘hounding’ non-clients

There are new calls upon the legal profession’s watchdog to accept complaints from non-clients and consumers otherwise prevented from complaining due to ‘technicalities’ out today. The Legal Services Board’s independent…

10 questions to avoid being ripped off

10 questions to avoid being ripped off

ADVICE GUIDE: Almost one in four complaints about lawyers relate to clients feeling ‘over-charged, confused, or surprised’ at the costs. The following guide is aimed at consumers to make sure…

Bill shock: one in four complaints against lawyers to do with costs

Bill shock: one in four complaints against lawyers to do with costs

‘Cost’ was the single most common cause of complaints from clients about their lawyers, according to a new report published Legal Ombudsman. It found that in ‘20% to 25%’ of…

Lawyers and complaints

Lawyers and complaints

INTERVIEW WITH THE LEGAL OMBUDSMAN: Law firms and individual lawyers will be named and shamed where there is a pattern of complaints or when it is in the public interest…

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