Tag: Criminal and Personal Injury Department

Annika’s Blog # 14

I am now in the final year of my Training Contract and I am due to undertake the Professional Skills Course over the next few months. The PSC consists of three core modules and 4 elective modules. The core electives are in Advocacy, Client Care and Professional Standards and Financial and Business skills. The Financial…

Major issues with the ‘portal’ fees which may affect people’s access to Justice in personal injury claims.

The Government has got plans to drastically reduce the fees for Road Traffic Accident, also known as RTA’s. The Ministry of Justice wants to cut fixed recoverable costs for claims up to £10,000 through the RTA Portal from £1,200 to £500. For claims valued up to £25,000, fixed costs will be set at £800. This…

Taryn’s Training Diary

I am a Trainee Solicitor in the Criminal and Personal Injury Department of Lewis Rodgers Solicitors and I am now 5 months into my Training Contract. Prior to commencing my Training Contact, I worked in the Family Department of Lewis Rodgers Solicitors for two years and trained to become Police Station Accredited in this time….