National Law Society Council Elections 2014

  • 13/06/2014

The national Law Society Council is YOUR governing body.  The Council’s role includes: deciding our position on major policy issues; setting the Society’s budget; and recommending the level of the practising certificate fee to the Legal Services Board. It comprises 100 seats: 61 for solicitors elected from geographical constituencies and 39 seats elected or nominated from special interest groups or from different areas of practice.

There is a vacancy for the Manchester, Salford & Stockport District Council member.

We have two nominees for one seat!  Steve Kuncewicz of Bermans who is currently one of our national law society council members and Oliver Gardner of Howards Solicitors.  Please see their statements below.

Oliver Gardner 

Steve Kuncewicz

Your right to vote is your right to express your opinion and have your voice heard. Do not take your right for granted. Try to appreciate the power of voting, by exercising it. You should vote!  It is really easy and you can find all the details on your ballot paper that you should have received by now.

If you have not received your ballot paper please contact

Sue Sutcliffe
Governance Administrator, Governance Team
The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
t: 020 7316 5674 x4575
f: 020 7316 5770

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