SRA mandatory principles Bates follow:
- To act in a way that upholds the constitutional principle of the rule of law and the proper administration of justice;
- Behave in a way that maintains public trust and confidence in the solicitors’ profession and in legal services provided by authorised persons
- To act with independence
- To act with honesty
- To act with integrity;
- To act in a way that encourages equality, diversity and inclusion.
- To act in the best interests of each client.
You can also raise concerns with the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) if you think we have breached an SRA Principle. The SRA Principles govern our behaviour and details can be found at www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/standards-regulations/principles. The SRA can be contacted at:
Solicitors Regulation Authority
199 Wharf Street,
Birmingham B1 1RN
Telephone: 0370 606 2555 (or) (+44 (0) 121 329 6800 for international callers)