Originally posted on 18 Dec 2013

A motion of no confidence in the senior leadership of the Law Society over the organisation’s policy on criminal legal aid reform was passed by a narrow margin on 17 December.Over 400 solicitors voted with 228 solicitors (52%) in favour and 213 against. The motion was proposed by Liverpool solicitor James Parry.Meanwhile, the Legal Services Board has called for the ‘fastest possible’ implementation of the Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (QASA) – even though the High Court has yet to rule whether the scheme is lawful.Read the full articles at Bizezia News here.
Martin Pollins

Martin Pollins

Managing Director at Bizezia
Martin Pollins is a Chartered Accountant with wide experience in corporate finance and business management. He holds a number of directorships and has served on the boards of several companies, including those listed on the London Stock Exchange, AIM and OFEX.

He was a Council member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales from 1988 to 1996.

Martin Pollins ran his own firm based in Sussex and was the first Accountancy firm in the UK to advertise on television and Martin went on to create and launch the CharterGroup Partnership (the UK's first Accountancy network) and then LawGroup UK (one of the largest networks of lawyers in the country).

Martin started work on the Bizezia concept in 1996, developing the broad range of information resources and products over the past 18 years.
Martin Pollins