Welcome to the Yorkshire Union of Law Societies website . We offer support and representation  and for our Societies and their Members who are Solicitors or Trainees across Yorkshire and Humberside . Together the Yorkshire Union of Law Societies represents a strong voice for our members , it is the voice of the Yorkshire Legal Profession

Events & Professional Development

Our upcoming events including the Yorkshire unions own events and the activities of our member societies including training

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The Law Society & Regional Team Updates 

Follow this link for a range of support and resources from the Law Society both national and also through our Regional Managers Team

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Consultations and Submissions for you

We regularly seek our members views on important changes to practice , procedure or the law . Please access the latest consultations here

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As we continue to grapple as a society with Coronavirus , we are now starting to see  guidance being issued to the legal profession over how to respond although much more will and needs to be issued as the virus continues to increase its effects in the United Kingdom .

Announcements are coming very quickly and we now have confirmation that the Court estate is being changed with operational courts and staffed courts which will not be open to the public . THe Court system is promoting social distancing wherever possible but it is clear that there are signficant challenges .

This site now has a dedicated page on the Virus so we can continue to give you Law Society and other relevant guidance . We have also set below A Tabbed Guide to current arrangements in our societies areas . This is dependent on input form each society as things change .

In the meantime take sensible precautions to protect yourselves and those whom you act in a professional capacity .

For more guidance follow this link https://www.lawsociety.org.uk/support-services/advice/articles/coronavirus-advice-and-updates/


Following Last Weeks Law Society Council Meeting the Part 1 Summary of the Council Meeting has been released and you can access it following the link here :Council report 15 July 2020

In addition you can also access the Chief Executives Part 1 Report here :07 pt 1 CEO's report July 2020_with appxes


The Regional Management Team North have now issued the Augsut Newsletter packed with information to assist firms in the current pandemic - access it here : https://online.flowpaper.com/777a0725/RelationshipManagementNorthUpdateAugust2020/