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LETTER OF COMPLAINT – Professional User Access Scheme

ID Cards – Professional entry  We continue to pursue this issue with the MoJ and the Law Society, it appears that the issue simply has not reached a level of importance within the Law Society, so we would encourage each individual to make known to the Law Society that they wish to have parity with

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SAHCA fights for Solicitor Advocates’ Rights – LS Gazette

We continue to fight for the right of our members of practice, and for people to be able to qualify. The continued erosion of the ability of future Solicitor Advocates to qualify continues to be a source of concern for our membership, as without new members, there will be no future advocates. As you will

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SAHCA Annual Conference 2019

The annual conference (5th October 2019) was, once again, a great success with an array of high quality speakers providing thoroughly informative and entertaining lectures. SAHCA’s President, Lord Justice Hickinbottom, kicked of proceedings with an introduction to the day and insights into the life of a Court of Appeal judge. Rt Hon Lord Carnwath, Justice

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SAHCA Conference – 5th October 2019

Fairness and Equality for All “Advocates must have an understanding and awareness of equality and diversity issues, must act as role models for others in handling issues of diversity and difference, and confront discrimination and prejudice when observed in others.” – Part 6 – Equality and Diversity Pervasive Standards. This standard makes our profession unique

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July Newsletter

Dear SAHCA members Welcome to the July Newsletter. We have decided to send out the newsletter in the week after our committee meets in order to ensure that decisions and direction from the committee are captured. SAHCA continues to represent the voice of solicitor advocates, and it has been another eventful month. Chair’s July Statement

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London Legal Walk 2019

On 17th June, a beautiful sunny day in London, SAHCA committee members Adam Tear (Chair), Deborah Piccos (Vice-Chair), Raman Thandi (Treasurer), Neusha Mazahar (Committe member) and Emma Richmond-Coggan (Administrator) took part in the 15th annual London Legal Walk, raising important funds for charities which provide free legal advice services. Departing from the Law Society we

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