Legal Notice

Legal Notice

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  1. Shoosmiths LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales (number OC374987).
  2. Shoosmiths and Access Legal are trading names of Shoosmiths LLP.
  3. We use the word partner to refer to a member of Shoosmiths LLP, or an employee or consultant who is a lawyer with equivalent standing and qualifications. A list of members' names together with a list of non members who are designated as partners is available for inspection at our registered office at Witan Gate House, 500-600 Witan Gate West, Milton Keynes MK9 1SH.
  4. The addresses and contact information for each of our offices can be found under the "Contact us" section of our website.
  5. Shoosmiths LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Our professional rules and Code of Conduct can be accessed, in English, from the Solicitors Regulation Authority website at http://www.sra.org.uk/handbook/.
  6. Shoosmiths LLP is recognised as a multi national practice with the Law Society of Scotland which regulates Scottish activities. The professional rules and guidance which apply to our Scottish lawyers can be found at http://www.lawscot.org.uk/rules-and-guidance.
  7. Shoosmiths LLP is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), our Firm Reference Number is FRN 707461. Details can be found on the Financial Services Register at https://register.fca.org.uk/. We offer consumer credit and mortgage recoveries services. We are also able to offer a limited range of investment and general insurance services to clients if the services are an incidental part of the professional services we have been engaged to provide. In providing these incidental services in England, we comply with the Solicitors Regulation Authority's (SRA) rules and in Scotland with the Law Society of Scotland Rules.
  8. Shoosmiths LLP is registered for VAT purposes with VAT registration number GB119 5708 56.
  9. Shoosmiths LLP maintains worldwide professional indemnity insurance in accordance with the SRA Indemnity Rules and rules of the Law Society of Scotland. Mandatory cover is provided by Amlin Syndicate 2001 and certain other syndicates at Lloyds and is managed by Libra Managers of Regis House, 45 King William Street, London EC4R 9AN.
  10. Telephone calls in some of our offices are recorded for training and monitoring purposes.
  11. We pay interest on client money in accordance with the SRA Accounts Rules and the rules of the Law Society of Scotland. Click here to view our Interest policy.

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