The Law Society has expressed the view that Brexit negotiations must have a clear focus on ensuring British trade, and that the export of legal services is not undermined. Key issues for the legal sector include:
- Recognition and enforcement of judgements
- The EU-wide arrest warrant
- Maintaining legal certainty throughout the Brexit process
- Practice rights continued to the mutual advantage of all
UK lawyers are currently able to service the cross-border needs of both businesses and individuals whether from satellite offices in the EU, or via 'fly-in, fly-out' services.
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