Who Are We?
We are a marketing company. Solicitors Near Me is a trading name of Samson Consulting Limited, Registered in England and Wales under Company Number 05180177.
Our Registered Office Address is Unit 4, Corum, 2 Crown Way, Warmley, Bristol BS30 8FJ.
Our VAT number is VAT Reg. No. 840 4454 43.
What Do We Do?
Solicitors Near Me UK provide marketing services to Solicitors including operating a panel of law firm members who can be contacted by consumers seeking to purchase legal services. Solicitors Near Me market legal services on behalf of member law firms. We use websites, publicity and advertising to attract customers for our clients who are law firms.
All legal advice is provided by a law firm who has paid a subscription to access our expertise. Solicitors Near Me do not provide legal advice directly but all our law firm members do.
You, the consumer, do not pay anything for using our service or our website. It is a free to use service for consumers and businesses seeking to purchase legal services.
Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) and Legal Ombudsman
Solicitors Near Me is not regulated by either of these bodies as we are not a law firm. However to assist our member firms and protect consumers we comply, where applicable, with the SRA Code of Conduct 2011 published by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, and any solicitor or registered European lawyer to whom we may introduce you is an independent professional from whom you will receive impartial and confidential advice. You are free to choose another solicitor or registered European lawyer.
You can check a law firm is authorised and registered with the SRA on their website: www.sra.org.uk
If you have a complaint about your solicitor you can complain to the Legal Ombudsman whose website is: www.legalombudsman.org.uk
In relation to Solicitors in Scotland our panel firms are authorised and regulated by The Law Society of Scotland whose separate rules and guidance can be accessed here: www.lawscot.org.uk
However any rules referred to in any documents relate to the position in England and Wales where we are based.