Notice to Clients and Creditors of Authorisation of Florence McCarthy and John McCarthy practising as McCarthy + Co. to Operate as an LLP

S.I. No. 519/2019 – Legal Services Regulation Act 2015 (Limited Liability Partnerships) (Section 130) Regulations 2019

Under the Legal Services Regulation Act, 2015 (Limited Liability Partnerships) (Section 130) Regulations 2019 (S.I. 519 of 2019) as soon as practicable after we have been authorised to operate as an LLP we are obliged to provide the following information to our clients and creditors: –

(a) Florence McCarthy and John McCarthy practising as McCarthy + Co. Solicitors have been authorised to operate, and are now operating, as an LLP (hereinafter called “the LPP”);

(b) The LPP has been authorised with effect from 3 February 2020;

(c) From 3 February 2020, as set out in section 123 of the Act (subject to the exceptions listed therein), a partner in the LLP has no personal liability for any debts, liabilities or obligations which are incurred for the purpose of carrying on the business of the LLP (whether these are liabilities of the LLP, of himself or herself, of another partner or partners in the LLP or of any employee, agent or representative of the LLP) and however such liability may arise;

(d) That (c) above relates only to the personal liability of partners and does not prevent or restrict the enforcement against the property of the LLP of any debt, liability or obligation; and

(e) that from 3 February 2020 the Partnership Act 1890 applies to the LLP to the extent that it is not inconsistent with Chapter 3 of Part 8 of the Legal Services Regulation Act 2015.

Florence McCarthy and John McCarthy
practising as McCarthy + Co. Solicitors LLP
Dated: 3 February 2020

*In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or other charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement.

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