Welcome to the Risk and Compliance Service - the Law Society's service for people who manage compliance.

We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on all areas of risk and compliance, for our regular members-only e-newsletters

  • IRLSR interim report – a summary

  • International Conference of Legal Regulators report

  • Ready for the starting line?

  • Solicitors charges – the Ombudsman’s view

  • SDT cases update

We are pleased to introduce ‘Podcasts with Pearl’. Aiming to keep you up to date, these short audio discussions will look at some of the key challenges in the current compliance space.

All Podcasts

Inclusive webinars

Risk and Compliance Service members get access to free and discounted webinars and events throughout the year.

Our new inclusive member webinars for 2019 include:

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Webinar: Thriving at work and at home in a 24/7 connected world (23 October)

This webinar gives practical tips on balancing your personal and professional lives in a digital world.

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Webinar: SRA Standards and Behaviours (28 October)

This webinar introduces the new rulebook and highlights key changes and risk areas to be aware of.

More webinars and events


The events below are available for a reduced rate for members of the Risk and Compliance Service.


Compliance support forum for in-house lawyers (London, 5 November)

Attend our forum for an update on the in-house lawyer’s current compliance position.


Compliance forums for COLPs and COFAs: SRA Standards and Regulations (various dates in 2019)

Join us on 9 October and 11 November to learn about the SRA’s new Standards and Regulations.

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Changes to your website and e-newsletters


This summer, we are making changes to the Risk and Compliance Service website and e-newsletters

New member benefit

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From July 2019, your membership will include the quarterly Legal Compliance magazine.

Benefits of Membership*

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Designed specifically for COLPs, COFAs and MLROs, your package includes:

  • a monthly Risk and Compliance e-newsletter
  • unlimited access to all the content on our website including news and jobs.
  • access to the Law Society’s 'Safe Harbour' initiative
  • four free webinars
  • inclusive podcasts on current compliance topics
  • subscription to the quarterly Legal Compliance magazine
  • 20% discount on relevant Law Society publications, conferences and seminars

You can book membership for an individual or for designated members of your team for access to all these benefits.

* See Service terms and conditions

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