The Law Society

An approved regulator of legal services and A body voluntarily applying FOI

Although the Law Society is not subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the Society will respond to requests as though they were subject to the Act. http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/get-in-touch/freedom-of-information/

102 requests
GDL Stats
Response by The Law Society to Daniel Kandel on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Kandel   Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/019   Further to my email of earlier today please find below the response to yo...
Dear Raheel   Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/016   Further to my email of 8 August 2018 please find below the response to your...
Traveling laws in Scotland
Response by The Law Society to Brendan Mair on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Mair Thank you for your email. The Law Society is the independent professional body for solicitors in England and Wales. Please follow the li...
ERP/Finance System
Response by The Law Society to Sally Hodges on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Hodges Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/014 Further to my email of 21 June 2018 please find below the response to your request u...
Diversity Statistics
Response by The Law Society to Gary Steel on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Steel, The SRA publishes diversity data which you can find here: [1]https://www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/diversity-toolkit/law-firm-diversity-...
Request to be provided with guideline literature
Response by The Law Society to Diana Smith on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Smith Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/012 Further to my email of 16 May 2018 please find below the response to your request und...
FOI Adjudications
Request to The Law Society by Tim Bullimore. Annotated by Tim Bullimore on .

Awaiting internal review.

18 May 2018 Dear Mr Bullimore, I acknowledge receipt of your email. This email, along with your earlier correspondence, is being considered. We...
Dear Ms McGill, Thank you for your email, As stated in response to one of your previous requests, we cannot answer your question or provide commen...
Dear Ms McGill, Your email has been passed to the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) as it pertains to the regulation of solicitors. The SRA is...
Is treason an offence?
Response by The Law Society to Justin Sidebottom on .

Information not held.

Dear Mr Sidebottom Thank you for your email. The Law Society is the independent body for solicitors in England and Wales. For more information abo...
Dear Ms McGill Thank you for your email of 16 April 2018. The Law Society does not hold the information you have requested. Please direct your reques...
Contempt of Court Act 1981
Response by The Law Society to Katie on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Ms Elliott Thank you for your email of 11 April 2018. The Law Society does not hold the information you are requesting. It may be held by MMCTS...
RM legal Southampton information
Response by The Law Society to Reece Nichols on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Nichols,   Please see attached letter.   Kind regards   Charlie Smith Information Governance Officer Solicitors Regulation Auth...
Dear D. Williams Thank you for your email. The Law Society does not hold the information you have requested. Yours sincerely Bob Stanley Infor...
Nature of Judicial system of Great Britain
Response by The Law Society to treynon on .

Partially successful.

Dear Trey As far as we are aware legal dictionaries have no priority over each other. The three main legal dictionaries that practitioners use are...
Dear Ms McGill   Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/SRA 0176   Thank you for your request for information, received on 30 December 2...
Bill of rights 1689
Response by The Law Society to Christopher smyth on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Smyth,   Please find attached our response to your request.   Kind regards   Charlie Smith Information Governance Officer Solic...
Dictionary
Request to The Law Society by jon. Annotated by Amy Theerman on .

Partially successful.

As a law student, I would like to thank The Law Society for providing such comprehensive information. While I am not about to run out and spend £600 on...
Accredited Children Solicitors from the Law Society
Response by The Law Society to mark davis on .

Partially successful.

Dear Mr Davis   Thank you for your email of 3 November 2016 which seeks clarification on the appointment of guardians in proceedings. Although you...
Contact details for Practices in the UK
Response by The Law Society to Gerard Strong on .

Partially successful.

Dear Sir Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/SRA 0146 Please find below our response to your information request. You have requested ac...
Dear Ms Mcgill   Thank you for your email of 16 September 2016.   We cannot comment on the actions of a solicitor.   If you have a problem...
Solicitors in Staffordshire
Response by The Law Society to Alex Mayer on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Mayer Freedom of Information Request – Our Ref: FOI/SRA/0102 Thank you for your request for information. Your request was received on 13 A...
Solicitors-Advocate 'Counsel' ?
Response by The Law Society to Will Grant on .

Long overdue.

[cid:image001.png@01D028C3.C32DD940] Thank you for your email. Our service level for responses are listed below. If you would like your enquiry answ...
Freemasons within the judiciary
Response by The Law Society to D Speller on .

Long overdue.

Dear D Speller,   Thank you for your email of 9 September 2015.   This is not information that we hold on our records because it is not a regu...
The General Bar Council and SRA policy of openness ?
Response by The Law Society to Will Grant on .

Long overdue.

Dear Mr Grant Thank you for your email of 26 August 2015.   The links in referred to in our email were, our policy of openness and transparency...

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