Colin Passmore quoted in City Solicitor Magazine
This has been published by City Solicitor Magazine in their Summer 2018 edition.
Colin discusses pro bono and our Access to Justice Programme.
Colin Passmore has been quoted in the City Solicitor Magazine in an article discussing the need for publicly funded lawyers and private City lawyers to work together in order to protect the Rule of Law and thus the reputation of UK Law as a whole.
“I believe we should be working together in lobbying the Government as the whole profession will be weakened if public law continues to be underfunded and in decline” - Colin Passmore.
In particular, Colin talks about the successful work of Simmons pro bono lawyer Diane Sechi, and the work we do in conjunction with fee paying clients on our Access to Justice Programme. This pro bono programme has helped over 120 people with welfare benefits problems and recovered £900k for clients with a 92% success rate.
Read the full article here