The National Audit Office (NAO) has released a sceptical report about a £1 billion court modernisation programme that aims to cut 5,000 jobs and reduce spending by £265 million.
Francesca Kaye appears in City A.M on behalf of the London Solicitor Litigation Association (LSLA) saying, "What this report is highlighting is that there seems to be a mismatch between driving [court modernisation] forward and the cuts of staff and the closing down of courts. Where you get that mismatch, that can compromise services."
National Audit Office casts doubt on progress of court modernisation process is available to read on the City A.M. website.
Francesca is a partner in the litigation team and a London Solicitor Litigation Association (LSLA) committee member. She has experience across a broad spectrum of commercial litigation ranging from complex construction disputesand international litigation to straight-forward contractual disputes.