Martin Partington: Spotlight on the Justice System

Keeping the English Legal System under review

The ethics of pro bono

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Very interesting reflections on ethics and pro bono law work by the leading commentator on the regulation of the legal professions


A second nation-wide lockdown is now less than 48 hours away.Many of our fellow citizens will as a consequence face unexpected and unwelcome legal issues, and I suspect many of their needs will be met through pro bono provision.

I was therefore honoured and delighted to offer some opening thoughts this morning to a very important and timely seminar hosted by LawWorks and the University of Bristol as part of Pro Bono Week.I was invited to share my reflections on the two-year Independent Review of Legal Services Regulation that I concluded in June and the associated landscape of legal professional ethics. Here are those reflections (also available as a PDF).

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November 3, 2020 at 1:37 pm

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