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Includes information about the various types of lawyers in England and Wales including barristers, solicitors, para legals, licensed conveyancers, notaries public and solicitor advocates.

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Information about the various types of lawyers in England and Wales. Includes barristers and solicitors.

1 Using a solicitor

Information on when to use a solicitor, choosing a solicitor, solicitors' costs and bills and making a complaint.
Provided by Adviceguide from Citizens Advice
4 Choosing and using solicitors

Includes help with finding a solicitor, advice on what to expect, and what to do if things go wrong.
Provided by Law Society
2 What barristers do

Information about what barristers do, the code of conduct, and how to qualify as a barrister.
Provided by Bar Council
5 Complaints about solicitors

Explains how to complain about your solicitor's service and how to report someone elses's solicitor.
Provided by Law Society
3 No-win, no-fee actions

With some cases you can use a system where you only pay your legal fees if you win your case. Explains how these arrangements work.
Provided by CLS Direct

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