If you are a lawyer who has qualified outside the jurisdiction of the United Kingdom, you may apply to be authorised as a Chartered Legal Executive or CILEX Practitioner through our process for the Recognition of lawyers qualified outside the jurisdiction of the United Kingdom. If you are a Swiss qualified lawyer, please review our ‘Temporary Guidance for Swiss qualified lawyers’.
The application process
The application form can be requested from us by email (email@example.com). We ask that the application is submitted to us in an electronic format however, if you are unable to complete the form electronically, please let us know of any reasonable adjustments you feel may assist you in making your application.
Our policy, rules and guidelines for processing an application through the scheme can be found listed to the left of this page.
How we will consider your application
Notifying you of the outcome of your application
If you have any queries about the application process or the supporting information required, please contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on +44(0)1234 845 770.
The current cost for considering applications is £300. Other costs may be incurred depending on the application. All successful applications will have to undergo DBS checks, the costs of which will be paid by the applicant.