Almost there …

I’ve been going through the process of the QLTT and QLTR for foreign lawyers to qualify as a Solicitor here in England.  It involves two years experience in your home jurisdiction and in England in three different areas of law being both contentious and non-contentious.  Having worked in both public sector (central and local authorities) and the private sector (in house and private practice) I have now satisfied the experience requirements.   To see more details on the requirements from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) click here.

In addition to the work experience, I also needed to pass a test (Head III) on Professional Conduct and Accounts.  Today I received my test results and certificate for the test I sat in March.  What a relief it was to see that I passed, and better yet with an A!  This now means that I have completed all the requirements for the conversion and will now be busy filling in a couple more application forms to send off.  It is estimated this will take approximately two months to process so I am probably looking at mid August to attend the admission ceremony.  For further details on the admission ceremony click here.

Published by Alice Letts

Online training for parents and children. Online piano and music tutoring. Online tutoring for English as a Second Language (ESOL) with an emphasis on pronunciation. Online meditation coaching for parents and how to incorporate meditation into daily family life.

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