The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has now announced that it intends to press ahead with its plans to introduce the solicitors qualifying examination (SQE) to replace the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and Graduate Diploma in Law (GDL) qualifications. Proposed implementation is 2020.
We understand that this is of concern to our members as well as law firms in general. To that end, we will provide you with all the information we have as soon as we have it. For an update on the present position, see here