Legal Notices

Regulatory Information

Brecher LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with number OC372975. It is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and is subject to the Solicitors’ Code of Conduct which can be accessed at www.sra.org.uk/code-of-conduct page.

The word “partner” used in relation to Brecher LLP refers to a member of the LLP or to an employee of the LLP of equivalent standing and qualifications.  A list of LLP members and non-members designated as partners is open for inspection at the firm’s registered office: 4th Floor, 64 North Row, London W1K 7DA.

Reference to “Brecher” and “the firm” on this website means Brecher LLP.

Copyright

Brecher own the copyright in this site and the materials published on it unless specifically stated otherwise.

You may not link any other site to this site without our express consent.

Disclaimer

This site contains general information and such information is believed to be correct at the date of first publication. We accept no liability or responsibility in relation to any reliance which may be placed on the information in this site. The information on this site should not be regarded as constituting or being a substitute for and should not be relied upon as legal advice.

External Information

We accept no responsibility or liability in relation to the content of any site through which you may have gained access to this site or to which you may gain access from this site.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

In accordance with the disclosure requirements of the Provision of Services Regulations 2009, the professional indemnity insurer providing our minimum mandatory cover is Zurich Insurance plc c/o Clear Insurance Management Ltd of 1 Great Tower Street, London EC3R 5AA.

Complaints Policy

Brecher is committed to providing a high quality legal service to all of our clients.

If you have any concerns about the service we have provided to you, please contact the partner responsible for the matter in the first instance and they will try to resolve the issue for you. If you are still dissatisfied, you are entitled to invoke our Complaints Procedure. A copy of the Complaints Procedure may be obtained from our Professional Practice Manager, Susan McKenna.

If your concern is still not resolved at the conclusion of our complaints process, you may be entitled to ask the Legal Ombudsman of England and Wales to investigate your complaint. A complaint to the Legal Ombudsman must usually be made within six months of our final written response to your complaint.

You can contact the Legal Ombudsman using the details below:

Legal Ombudsman
PO Box 6806
Wolverhampton
WV1 9WJ

Telephone: 0300 555 0333
Email: enquiries@legalombudsman.org.uk

Information about the procedures involved can be found at www.legalombudsman.org.uk

The Legal Ombudsman service is available to individuals and to certain small businesses, charities, clubs, societies, associations and trusts.

If your complaint relates to a bill, you may be able to challenge a bill by applying for an assessment of the bill under Part 111 of the Solicitors’ Act 1974. The Legal Ombudsman may decide not to investigate a complaint about a bill if you have already applied to the Court for an assessment of the bill.

Brecher Diversity Survey 2017

In accordance with our Regulator’s requirements, we have carried out a diversity survey of our firm and the results are summarised below.

92.5% of our staff completed the survey and the percentages/ figures below therefore relate to responses received.

  • Just over 35% of respondents are aged between  35 – 44; approximately 28% are in the age range 25-34 with another 28% in the age range 45 -54.   The remaining respondents are over 55.
  • Respondents comprise around two thirds female and one third male.
  • Over 50% of respondents attended UK State schools, around 32% attended UK Independent/fee paying schools and approximately 12% attended schools outside the UK.
  • Approximately two thirds of respondents attended university.
  • The majority of respondents are within the British/English/Welsh/Northern Ireland/Scottish ethnic group with a smaller number reporting a variety of other ethnic groups.

VAT

Our VAT number is 156 9144 88.