Family lawyer organisation, Resolution, has issued two joint notes to assist family lawyers in England and Wales ahead of the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period at 11 pm on 31 December...
The Law Society has published guidance for solicitors to help them meet
the needs of vulnerable clients.
Some clients have difficulty accessing and using legal services. Research has concluded that solicitors need to adapt their practices to identify and meet the needs of vulnerable clients.
This includes clients with a range of physical
and mental health problems, including learning disabilities. The Practice Note
also gives advice on the best approach to take when working with clients who may
lack mental capacity.