May a law firm act as a proxy for a client to fulfill the following legal requirement: "An application must—(b) specify an address in the United Kingdom at which a document issued under this Act may be served on the applicant"
1. Yes, there is no difficulty with giving the address of a solicitor in the UK where documents may be served. This is done in many instances, including in legal actions. It is perfectly OK, as the law accepts that a solicitor can act as agent of a client for the service of notices or documents in the UK. The solicitor does not act as proxy but acts as agent of the person concerned. If you have any further particular query, I will be happy to help.
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