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A dedicated section for overseas lawyers and those with an interest in legal services, to find out information on the Qualified Transfer Scheme, training programmes and information on the International Division.

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Doing legal business in England and WalesSubscription

21 October 2014

This guide explains why England and Wales is the best choice for international law firms.

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QLTS: Sierra Leone now recognised

27 June 2017

Sierra Leone has been added to the recognised jurisdictions list for the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme.

QLTS: Palestinian Territories now recognised

14 December 2016

The Palestinian Territories have been added to the recognised jurisdictions list for the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS).

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Webinar: how to requalify as a solicitor through the QLTS

10 March 2016

Find out how qualified foreign lawyers can re-qualify as solicitors of England and Wales through the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS).

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QLTS: Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan are now recognised!

2 November 2015

The two Central Asian countries have been added to the recognised jurisdictions list for the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS).

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Part of QLTS exam available online and worldwide

24 August 2015

From February 2016 the MCT exam will be available in the USA, Asia and Europe.

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Frequently Asked Questions

8 September 2014

Not found the answer you’re looking for? See if this FAQ guide can help

A guide to the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (QLTS)

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Have you considered requalifying as a solicitor of England and Wales? Read our guide on QLTS

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The International Division is our exclusive membership service which provides law firms, in-house legal teams and legal practitioners with the contacts, tools, profile and latest market intelligence to develop international links and thrive in the global marketplace.

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