CILEx Regulation grants first ABS licence
CILEx Regulation has announced that it has licensed its first Alternative Business Structure (ABS). TI Law Ltd was licensed by CILEx Regulation in September 2021.
CLE Legal Award nomination
The official nominations for this year’s LexisNexis family law awards have been announced and we are delighted to announce that Claire Holland, Director of Holland Family Law, has been shortlisted for the Family Law Chartered Legal Executive of the Year award.
LawCare Life in the Law survey results 2021
Survey finds legal professionals at high risk of burnout, 69% have experienced mental ill-health, 1 in 5 bullied, harassed or discriminated against at work.
Annual Reports 2020
We have published our annual report suite for 2020.
CPD 2021 submission deadline
The 2021 CPD submission deadline is fast approaching!
Tender Awarded: Training and assessment for the alternative route to Practice Rights
CILEx Regulation has selected The University of Law to deliver training and assessment for our new authorisation scheme that allows experienced Chartered Legal Executives to apply for independent practice rights in their specialist area through an alternative route to authorisation.
Changes to prior conduct declarations
All applicants, CILEX members, CILEX Practitioners and individuals holding approved roles in our Authorised Entity firms are required to declare and provide details of certain conduct that may affect your suitability to become, or remain, a regulated legal professional (referred to as “prior conduct”).
New education standards for Chartered Legal Executives
The new standards create an integrated set of education requirements and a single application process, to allow applicants to become authorised as Chartered Legal Executives with the right to practise independently in their specialist area, without duplicating application and assessment requirements.
CILEx Regulation welcomes new Chair
We are delighted to announce that Jonathan Rees will take over as Chair of the CILEx Regulation Board from 1 September 2021. He pays tribute to outgoing Chair Sam Younger, and will work alongside existing Board members Alice Belcher, Nick Hanning and Andrew Donovan on a new three-year strategy.
Consultation: Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (QASA)
CILEx Regulation is consulting on the proposal to amend the Rights of Audience Certification Rules to remove reference to the Quality Assurance Scheme for Advocates (QASA) and to replace the QASA elements with additional competency requirements, particularly focused on Youth Court advocacy.
This consultation would be of interest to CILEX Advocates, members of our regulated community and other stakeholders including approved regulators, consumers of legal services, consumer organisations and those interested in criminal justice.
Tender: Training and assessment for the alternative route to Practice Rights
CILEx Regulation is seeking a provider to deliver training and assessment for a new authorisation scheme that allows experienced Chartered Legal Executives to apply for independent practice rights in their specialist area through an alternative route to authorisation.
CILEx Regulation’s Board welcomes new member
We are delighted to announce that Jonathan Rees joined our Board in January.