My solicitor's office has closed without informing me. How do I retrieve my private papers
Called to office - closed up. Adjacent business confirmed they moved out a few weeks ago. Telephone has been disconnected, e-mail returned as address no longer exists
1. The first thing you do here is contact the Law Society to see what firm has taken over the papers of the solicitor's office. Where a practice closes, it is usual for the Law Society to appoint a person to administer the practice and to retain all important legal papers. Essentially, the Law Society operates a wind-down situation in relation to legal practices when they close. Run off insurance must be purchased to ensure that all legal claims against the firm are met when they shut down.AS you have paid a Deposit, you are entitled to FULL REFUND if you do not rate the Answer as 3 Stars or higher, as your Expert will not be paid if you do not do so.
You only confirmed what I knew
2. As you are not happy with your answer and you have not paid me, Be sure to collect your refund. I regret to say there is no additional "magic wand" solution to the bad situation you are in, which is not the result of the Answer I have given you but due to the solicitor concerned.
Thanks anyway,its taking longer than I anticipated to get a response from the law society and I had thought there may be an alternative route.
3. I regret to say there is no additional route. If there was, I would have been happy to inform you about it. AS you were not happy with my Answer, I merely sought to inform you that you bad rating remains with me and I don't get paid. Be sure to collect your FULL REFUND from the website.
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