Black Solicitors Network Meeting, March 2014

Transforming legal aid & the Criminal Justice System – Government response

Date: Friday 7th March 2014 Location: Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London, WC2A 1PL Timings: 5.30pm – 7.30pm


BSN Director & member of the Law Society’s Criminal Law Practitioners Group
Joe Mensah-Dankwah (Foresters Solicitors Ltd, London)


  • 1.Meeting the capacity/quality requirements
  • 2.Consortia & alternative contract bidding
  • 3.Duty Solicitors Slots – Will firms without a Duty Solicitor Slot Survive?

Please attend to air & share your views with fellow practitioners to debate the issues and formulate proposals that will enable BME led firms to meet the challenge of the reforms.