COMPANY NEWS DECEMBER 2015
RED SQUARE LONDON NEWS
Quite a bit has happened in the corporate life of Red Square London since our last Newsletter. The company has taken steps in the last month to reposition itself in matters of practice accreditation and Information Technology (IT).
In keeping with the terms of our authorisation as an Alternative Business Structure (ABS), Red Square (London) Limited had renewed its Licence with the Solicitor’s Regulation Authority. The renewal as an ABS enables us to continue in providing our clients with, not just the reserved instruments activities as would most traditional law firms but also the unregulated family office service which has distinguished us since our inception.
We are also happy to announce that Red Square London has successfully renewed its accreditation as a member of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS). In an exercise spanning almost six months, the Law Society carried out a robust and forensic examination of our practice standards, practice systems and fee earner’s knowledge of the Protocol. The Scheme is part of the Law Society’s continued quest to ensuring the highest standards in residential conveyancing practice and procedure and has at its heart the Protocol- a step by step conveyancing guide to be adopted with little or no variation by members of the CQS in residential conveyancing transactions. Our clients can rest assured of the continued excellent service provided by our conveyancing team.
November saw an overhaul of our IT infrastructure that involved the complete upgrade of our integrated telephony and computer systems. The goal, as always is to improve our efficiency in providing our clients with the very personal service that has been our hallmark. We are currently working on our website adding client-friendly features/information/articles to guide our clients through any enquiries they may have on the variety of legal/family solutions we deliver.
Overall 2015 has been an interesting and challenging year in our relationship with you, our clients. We have taken instructions and provided services on a wide ranging legal and unregulated matters. Our conveyancing team has dealt with a mixed case load of Freehold, Leasehold, New Build and Auction instructions; the returning testimonials rewarding our dedication to conveyancing excellence. Our Immigration team has kept track of the rapidly changing landscape in term of immigration rules and guidance and have advised our clients based on the most up-to-date Immigration Service and case law interpretation of the rules. We have successfully resettled a good number of families in the out-going year adopting this approach. Our successes in litigation, corporate and unregulated services has also added to our appeal in 2015.
As the year winds down, we like to take the opportunity to thank you, our dear clients for not just your custom but the trust you have reposed in us to delivering solutions to your legal and private matters. You are at the heart of what we do in Red Square London and our solemn promise to you is that in 2016 we shall be pushing those boundaries to ensure we remain your first port of call for all your legal solutions.
Have a happy holidays and rewarding 2016!