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Protection for client money held by solicitors following the collapse of a Bank

You should be aware that in the event of a failure of a bank:-

It is unlikely that Ola Leslie will be liable in negligence if client money is lost following the collapse of a deposit-taking institution, as long as we have placed the money in accordance with the Solicitors’ Accounts Rules (SARs). However, any […]

Covid-19 Guidiance Notes

We have received questions from our clients about the possible impacts of COVID-19 on conveyancing transactions. We have considered the guidance from our governing body and our approach is based on guidance issued by the Law Society.

The issues raised have included potential:

requests for properties to be decontaminatedrefusal to vacate on completion because a seller […]

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Witnessing and certification services via our London Bridge SE1 office, or Putney London SW15

Solicitors offering a convenient remote Independent Legal Advice service, or witnessing and certification services via our London Bridge SE1 office, or Putney SW15.

When you purchase or remortgage a property, there may be some elements which require receiving independent legal advice from a different solicitor within a different firm. A third party connected […]

Solicitors on the legal panel for Newbury Building Society

Solicitors on the legal panel for Newbury Building Society

Ola Leslie Solicitors LLP have been CQS accredited since February 2012 which was shortly after the scheme was launched. This provides mortgage lenders with the assurance that the solicitors who are acting for them and their borrowers will provide a very high standard of […]

Solicitors on the legal panel for Newbury Building Society

Solicitors on the legal panel for Newbury Building Society

Ola Leslie Solicitors LLP have been CQS accredited since February 2012 which was shortly after the scheme was launched. This provides mortgage lenders with the assurance that the solicitors who are acting for them and their borrowers will provide a very high standard of […]