The approach to conduct which is not in the course of providing legal services, particularly where sex is involved, has not had a secure foundation for years. Ryan Beckwith v Solicitors Regulation Authority put the correct questions on the
table for the approach to conduct which is not in the course of providing legal services.

Russell-Cooke Senior Partner John Gould provides an update on the regulation of conduct outside of practice in New Law Journal.

Crossing the line is available to read on the New Law Journal website via subscription. A full pdf is also available to read here.

John is Senior Partner of Russell-Cooke. His area of particular expertise is regulation and public law. He specialises in the analysis and solution of complex regulatory problems, advising regulators, government departments, law enforcement agencies, charities and statutory and professional bodies.