Regulatory and Complaints Information
Barristers at Black Antelope Law are regulated by the Bar Standards Board. You can search the Barristers’ Register on the Bar Standards Board’s website: https://www.barstandardsboard.org.uk/regulatory-requirements/the-barristers’-register/
This shows (1) whether a barrister has a current practising certificate, and (2) whether a barrister has any disciplinary findings, which are published on the Bar Standards Board’s website in accordance with their policy. Alternatively, you can contact the Bar Standards Board on 020 7611 1444 to ask about this (or e-mail [email protected])
Solicitors at Black Antelope Law are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. You can check a solicitors record on the Solicitors Regulation Authority’s website: https://www.sra.org.uk/consumers/solicitor-check.page
This shows whether a solicitor has any individual regulatory decisions in the last three years. These do not cover any findings made by the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT), which are published on the SDT’s website. For the most complete, up-to-date information about an individual’s regulatory record—especially if you wish to rely on the information for formal purposes—please contact the Solicitors Regulation Authority on 0370 606 2555 or e-mail [email protected]
If you have a complaint about any of our staff or our service, you can access our complaints procedure here: https://www.the-ba-group.com/law/values/
Our complaints procedure sets out any right you may have to complain to the Legal Ombudsman (LeO) – the independent body which can help you if you have complained to your lawyer and are not happy with their response; how to complain to the LeO; and any time limits for making a complaint; and how to access the decision data on LeO’s website.