On 10 May 2012, Russell-Cooke hosted a highly topical debate entitled "Enforcing Regulatory Standards in a Liberalised Market" which took place at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London in front of a large and distinguished audience. 

The debate was chaired by The Right Honourable Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury Master of the Rolls. David Edmonds (Chairman of the Legal Services Board) gave the keynote speech (view the full version). John Wotton (President of the Law Society) and Maura McGowan (Vice Chairman of the Bar) responded. The lively debate continued on into the evening.

John Gould Senior Partner at Russell-Cooke said "This is a time of great change in the way legal services are provided. Many issues remain to be resolved. We were pleased to be able to provide this forum for such an important debate."

A detailed briefing of the evening can be found here.

Please click on the following links for related articles on this event from various publications including The Law Society GazetteLegal futures and Solicitors Journal.