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Please be aware that we will not change our bank details during the course of any transaction. We will never notify you of our bank details, nor of any change of bank details by email. If you receive any notification purporting to contain our bank details, or one suggesting that we have changed our bank account do not make any payments to the account stated.

Website and Email Warning  

We are aware that a website exists which purports to be Harland & Co Solicitors Ltd website.  Our genuine website can only be found at www.harlandsolicitors.co.uk and nowhere else. Should you receive an email from any address other than an @harlandsolicitors.co.uk address, it is not genuine, has not been sent by us, and you should delete it. Do not click on any links contained in such an email

Terms of Use

Your use of this website is subject to the terms contained in this section. We reserve the right to amend these terms which will take effect upon posting.

Privacy Statement

Some sections of our website ask you to contact us with your enquiries. If you do supply us with your email address then we will normally keep this information. However, we will not disclose any of your details to any third parties without your express consent except to our data processors or otherwise permitted by the relevant data protection legislation. 

Disclaimer

Nothing in this website is intended to constitute legal advice and information is provided for general information purposes only. We do not accept responsibility for any loss arising from acts or omissions taken in reliance on the contents of this website. Although we endeavor to keep the contents of this site up to date, errors may sometimes occur and this website should not be seen as a substitute for legal advice.

Financial Services

If during this transaction you need advice on investments, we may have to refer you to someone who is authorised by the Financial Services Authority, as we are not.  However, as we are regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, we may be able to provide certain limited investment services where these are closely linked to the legal work we are doing for you.

Insurance Mediation

We are included on the register maintained by the Financial Services Authority. This means that we can deal with insurance mediation activity which, in basic terms, means advising on, selling and the administration of insurance contracts.  This part of our business, including arrangements for complaints or redress if something goes wrong, is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.  The register can be accessed via the Financial Conduct Authority website at www.fsa.gov.uk/register.

Copyright

This website and its content is copyright of © Harland and Co Solicitors, York. 2013. All rights reserved. You are permitted to use the website’s material for your personal use and copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material and no changes are made.

Complaints

Harland & Co is committed to high quality legal advice and client care but, occasionally there are problems with a case. If you have any problem with the service we have provided for you then please let us know.  We will try to resolve any problem quickly and operate an internal complaints handling system to help us to resolve the problem between ourselves.

If for any reason we are unable to resolve the problem between us, you can ask the Legal Ombudsman (PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton, WV1 9WJ, Telephone:  0300 5550333, Website www.legalombudsman.org.uk) to consider your complaint.  The Legal Ombudsman will expect you to have given your lawyer a chance to resolve your complaint before it will get involved.

The time limit for referring the matter to the Legal Ombudsman is generally six years from the date of act/omission giving rise to the complaint or, if later, three years from the date when you should have known about the complaint. However, the Legal Ombudsman will not accept complaints where the act/omission or, if later, date of awareness of the complaint predate6 October 2010. The time limit should in each case be checked with the Legal Ombudsman.

Regulatory Information

Harland & Co is the trading name of Harland & Co Solicitors Limited and is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. Our professional rules and codes of conduct may be accessed at www.sra.org.uk/handbook

Harland & Co Solicitors Limited is a company registered in England and Wales.

Registered Address and Address for Service
Harland & Co
18 St. Saviourgate
York
North Yorkshire
YO1 8NS

Company Registration Number 6508476

Company VAT Number 169761322

We maintain professional indemnity insurance of at least £3 million for each and every claim through Amlin Syndicate 2001 c/o Richard Thacker, Century House, Pepper Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport SK7 5BW; Telephone 0161 419 3047

Diversity Information

Employee diversity information is available on request.