Membership

NSLS Full Membership (£35) NSLS Affiliate Membership (£30)

Full member:

Solicitor holding a current practising certificate

Solicitor on the Roll retired from practice

Registered foreign lawyer regulated by the SRA

Registered European lawyer

Solicitor on the Roll holding a legal appointment or teaching law

Affiliate Member:

Barrister

Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives

Foreign lawyer not regulated by the SRA

Any retired solicitor who is no longer on the Roll (but who has not been struck off the Roll)

Any member of academic staff engaged in the teaching of law at under-graduate or post-graduate level

Any student studying law as part of their degree course

Any paralegal or trainee working for a legal practice or local authority legal department

Benefits

What Does The North Staffordshire Law Society Do For You?

  • Some free and some charged training events delivering accredited continuing professional development points
  • Free social events including regular lunches for professional networking
  • Annual Dinner
  • Financial support for the Specialist Interest Groups: Conveyancing and Family (Resolution);
  • Links with Staffordshire University and Keele University
  • Support for a Charity, often local, nominated by the President
  • Representing and promoting the local legal profession in the local media
  • Responding to legal consultations where appropriate