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Dear Chief Land Registrar
Please tell me how many of the members of HM Land Registry functioning as lawyers in it fall into each of these categories:
1 Practising barristers,
2 Non-practising barristers,
3 Practising solicitors,
4 Non-practising solicitors,
5 Practising notaries,
6 Non-practising notaries,
7 Practising licensed conveyancers, and
8 Non-practising licensed conveyancers.

Please tell me how many of the c120 individual members of HMLR described as lawyers in the last HMLR annual report are not authorised persons within the meaning of section 18 (1) (a) Legal Services Act 2007.

Please tell me which, if any, of the listed bodies under paragraph 1 schedule 5 Legal Services Act 2007 authorises Ms Sally Cater.

Yours faithfully,
Laurence Target

McLellan, Amy, Land Registry

Dear Mr Target,

Thank you for your email of 15 August 2019 requesting information about HM Land Registry Lawyers and the functions they fall in to.

Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and will be answered within twenty working days.

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, I will let you know. A fees notice will be issued to you, and you will be required to pay before we will proceed to deal with your request.

If you have any queries about this letter, please do not hesitate to contact me. Please remember to quote the reference number F190821 in any future communications.

With kind regards,

Amy McLellan
Senior Corporate Information Officer

Corporate Legal, Indemnity and Assurance
Castle Wharf House, 2 Canal Street, Nottingham, NG1 7AU
Email [email address]
DD: 0300 006 2651
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McLellan, Amy, Land Registry

Dear Mr Target,

Thank you for your email of 15 August 2019 where you requested information about HM Land Registry Lawyers and the functions they fall in to.

I am writing to advise you that HM Land Registry does not hold the information you requested. I can however confirm that Ms Sally Cater is a solicitor and therefore a member of the Law Society and, as such, is regulated by the Solicitor’s Regulation Authority. She does not hold a practising certificate as she is exempted from the requirement to do so by section 88 of the Solicitors Act 1974.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me.

If you are dissatisfied with this response to your request, you may seek an internal review within two months of the date of our reply. Internal reviews will be dealt within 20 working days. If at the end of this time we are unable to respond, we will write to you explaining the reasons and giving you a new date. If you seek an internal review please write to:

Louise Booth
Head of Corporate Legal and Indemnity Services
Head Office
Trafalgar House
1 Bedford Park
Croydon
CR0 2AQ
Email: [email address]

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner (ICO) within three months of the reply for a decision. Generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints procedure provided by HM Land Registry. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: The Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF.

With kind regards,

Amy McLellan
Senior Corporate Information Officer

Corporate Legal, Indemnity and Assurance
Castle Wharf House, 2 Canal Street, Nottingham, NG1 7AU
Email [email address]
DD: 0300 006 2651
GOV.UK | @HMLandRegistry| LinkedIn | Facebook
To see how HM Land Registry treats your personal information please click here

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