Complaints against the City of Edinburgh Internal Legal Department

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Dear Law Society of Scotland,

Going back as far as records are held:

How many complaints against the City of Edinburgh Internal Legal Department have been made each year

How many were upheld

How many remain open

Yours faithfully,

David Baker

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From: David Baker <[FOI #828431 email]>
Sent: 30 January 2022 11:19
To: lawscot <[Law Society of Scotland request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Complaints against the City of
Edinburgh Internal Legal Department

 

Dear Law Society of Scotland,

Going back as far as records are held:

How many complaints against the City of Edinburgh Internal Legal
Department have been made each year

How many were upheld

How many remain open

Yours faithfully,

David Baker

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