Sub-committees of the Regulatory Committee

Admissions Sub-Committee

Nick Taylor - Convener

Katie Wood - Secretary (katiewood@lawscot.org.uk)

The aims and functions are:

  • carry out the functions of the Council relating to the training and admission of solicitors in terms of the appropriate regulations
  • for that purpose, to perform such specific functions of the Council as are assigned to it in terms of arrangements made by the Council under s3A of the Solicitors (Scotland) Act 1980
  • advise the Regulatory Committee (on being requested to do so, or of it's own motion) in connection with issues of policy or principle relating to the foregoing matters
  • from time to time to establish such sub-committees as are necessary or desirable for the effective discharge of the above functions
  • refer to the Regulatory Committee (with a recommendation as to the action to be taken) any matter within its remit which it considers is more appropriate to be dealt with by that committee