Regulation 16 (1) of the Legal Profession (Accounts and Records) Regulations 1999 requires every attorney-at-law to deliver an accountant’s report to the Council for each year unless he or she files a declaration which satisfies the Council that it is unnecessary or impractical for him or her to do so.
Council has established a committee with particular responsibilities regarding this regulation. The Committee’s functions include:
- Maintaining an accurate register showing the status of the accounting reports of attorneys.
- Making recommendations with a view to improving the format and accuracy of the register.
- Making recommendations with a view to improving compliance with the relevant regulations.
Members of the committee include:
- Ms. Hilary Reid (Committee Chair)
- Mr. Walter Scott, Q.C.
- Mrs. Audrey Welds
- Mr. Dave Garcia
The Committee may be contacted at email@example.com. Comments are invited below.
Other GLC committees: