Below are a number of links to coronavirus-related information from such organisations as the Government, the Law Society, the Solicitors Regulation Authority, legal sector mental health and well-being charities and Liverpool City Region business advice agencies.
For the latest information from the Government on the coronavirus, see here https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-information-for-the-public .
The Law Society’s coronavirus webpage contains links to Government advice, links to organisations relevant to the legal sector etc and advice for law firm owners.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority have a webpage to help with common queries and the potential impact of the coronavirus which includes sections on:
- Accounts rules
- Client confidentiality
- Loss of key role holder
- Client due Diligence & ID checks
- Appearances in court
LawCare promotes and supports good mental health and well-being in the legal community.
The SBA charity helps solicitors of all ages and their families who are in serious financial need as a result of illness, accident, redundancy or other adversity.
There is a dedicated COVID-19 section of the Liverpool City Region’s Growth Platform website which lists the available business support and guidance from official sites, and it will be updated over the coming days and weeks as guidance changes.
The Liverpool & Sefton Chambers of Commerce coronavirus webpage contains collated information, guidance and support schemes for businesses.