Legal Notices

The Firm

Spencer West LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales with registered number OC360298. It is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. “Spencer West” is the business name for the legal practice carried on by Spencer West LLP. Accordingly, all references on this website to “Spencer West”, “the firm”, “we”, “us” or “our” should be read as referring to Spencer West LLP.

A list of members of Spencer West LLP is available for inspection at our registered office: Longbow House, 20 Chiswell Street, London EC1Y 4TW.

Use of term “Partner”

We use the word “partner” on this website and in emails and other correspondence to mean a member, employee, or individual or corporate consultant (and their principals). In giving any advice or carrying out any action in connection with Spencer West LLP’s business, such persons are not acting in partnership with Spencer West LLP or any other person. Correspondence from our partners or staff using a Spencer West letterhead or email address is written for and on behalf of Spencer West LLP, except that statements in such correspondence that do not relate to our business are neither given nor endorsed by Spencer West LLP.

Authorisations

Spencer West LLP is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and has SRA number 555456. A copy of the SRA’s rules can be accessed at www.sra.org.uk/rules and we can be contacted at info@spencer-west.com.

We are not authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority (the FCA). However, we are included on a register maintained by the FCA so that we can carry on insurance mediation activity which is broadly the arranging of, advising on, selling and administration of insurance contracts. The relevant register is called the Exempt Professional Firms (EPF) Register. This part of our business, including arrangements for complaints or redress if something goes wrong, is regulated by the SRA. The register can be accessed via the FCA website: https://www.fca.org.uk.

The Law Society is our designated professional body for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. Responsibility for regulation and complaints is handled independently by the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Legal Complaints Service.

If you are a consumer and we have made a contract with you by electronic means you may be entitled to use an EU online dispute resolution service to assist with any contractual dispute you may have with us. That is at www.ec.europa.eu/odr.

VAT

Spencer West LLP is registered for VAT purposes with registration number 113167350.

Service of documents

We do not accept service of documents (whether in proceedings or otherwise) by email or fax, unless one of our partners expressly confirms to the contrary in writing. The inclusion of an email address and/or fax number on our letterhead shall not of itself be deemed to constitute such confirmation.