David Truex (a Firm) v Kitchin – Times Law Reports

Posted August 29th, 2007 in law reports, legal aid, solicitors by sally

Solicitor’s legal aid duty

David Truex (a Firm) v Kitchin

Court of Appeal

“A solicitor should not take instructions and incur costs gathering information relating to contemplated proceedings and only when that information suggested that the client was eligible for public funding advise that a different firm could become involved.”

The Times, 29th August 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

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