|Purpose:||To draw attention to good practice in relation to instructions received from licensed access clients|
|Scope of application:||Self-employed barristers who undertake licensed access work|
|Issued by:||The Direct Access Panel|
|Status and effect:||Please see the notice at the end of this document. This is not ‘guidance’ for the purposes of BSB Handbook I6.4|
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This document has been prepared by the Bar Council to assist barristers on matters of professional conduct and ethics. It is not “guidance” for the purposes of the BSB Handbook I6.4, and neither the BSB nor a disciplinary tribunal nor the Legal Ombudsman is bound by any views or advice expressed in it. It does not comprise – and cannot be relied on as giving – legal advice. It has been prepared in good faith, but neither the Bar Council nor any of the individuals responsible for or involved in its preparation accept any responsibility or liability for anything done in reliance on it. For fuller information as to the status and effect of this document, please see here.