File review service

Identifying and dealing with potential problems and risks.

File reviews are seen within the Legal Sector as a mixed blessing.  For some they provide a real barometer of the levels of client care, and compliance with the SRA Code of Conduct in particular.  For others they can be seen as a time consuming ‘tick box’ process.

Although not explicitly stated within OFR, it is clear that the SRA sees file reviews as a major component of risk and compliance plans.

We can conduct these reviews for you and provide you with a report outlining the strengths and potential problem trends that emerge.  We cannot check the quality of legal advice that has been provided; your routine supervision methods should deal with that, but we can check compliance with Client Care and Regulatory procedures; the areas that tend to result in complaints and claims.

This service provides you with a clear picture of many compliance issues, and the chance to reduce fee earning ‘abstraction’ time.

The other companies in the PDA group
PDA Legal

Maple House, Manor Green Road, Epsom, Surrey KT19 8RN
01372 879343
Contact us     Legal & Terms of Use