Specialist SRA Defence

High quality, cost effective, legal advice and assistance for professionals throughout England and Wales

How can we help you?

The SRA investigation

The investigation can be very time consuming and demanding on you and your practice and can take a considerable period of time to complete. The SRA can also send in forensic investigations team to your practice…

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The Regulatory Settlement Agreement (RSA)

We can help you negotiate with the SRA for a Regulatory Settlement Agreement (RSA) which is an alternative to hearings. It’s a formal written agreement which settles complaints made by the SRA against the solicitor.


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The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal

The Tribunal will set out directions. Applications can be made in the normal way and will be heard by a judge sometimes on the papers and sometime at a hearing.


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The SRA can also intervene in your practice, the allegations have to be serious for this to happen but they do not have to be proven at that stage.

There are 2 ways intervention can take place.

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Lexcel and File Management Compliance

The process itself is stringent and requires a great deal of diligence and care to complete. However, at Kidwells, due to experience in the area, we can help you attain your desired goal.

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The Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal Hearing

The forensic investigator may give live evidence and provide the SRA with the documentary evidence. The solicitor in question can present their defence and dispute allegations made against them …

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If you’d like to get access to our Solciitors forum, free resources and videos, please get in touch by emailing info@kidwellsregulatory.com or calling +447773283323 and we will happily provide you with a link and a password to get in. All you need to do is verify with us that you’re a lawyer.

Our diversity, breadth of experience and expertise are our greatest strengths, enabling us to provide a one-stop service for our clients.

As solicitors ourselves, we understand the daunting prospect of being face to face with SRA (Solicitors Regulation Authority) Investigations, SDT (Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal) Proceedings and Regulatory Settlement Agreements. Therefore, through empathy and understanding, we will help you handle complaints made against you and prepare you to face the SRA if the complaint escalates. We will encourage you to deal with these situations by showing transparency and accountability of your actions. However, we will work with you to defend your case and integrity in front of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT.)

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