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Slee Blackwell Solicitors (SRA number 00063701) is a law firm based in England, practising English law and is regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. For the rules, please go to

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Investment Services
We are not authorised by the Financial Services Authority. However, we are included on the register maintained by the Financial Services Authority so that we can carry on insurance mediation activity, which is broadly the advising on, selling and 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 Services Authority website.

Sometime conveyancing, family, probate or company work involves investments. We are not authorised by the Financial Services Authority and so may refer you to someone who is authorised to provide any necessary advice. However, we can provide certain limited services in relation to investments, provided they are closely linked with the legal services we are providing you, as regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.

The Law Society is a designated professional body for the purpose of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 but responsibility for regulation and complaints handling has been separated from the Law Society' representative functions. The Solicitors Regulation Authority is the independent regulatory body of the Law Society and the Legal Ombudsman is the independent complaints handling body of the Law Society.

If you have a problem with the service we have provided for you then please let us know. We will try to resolve any problems quickly and we operate an internal complaints handling system to help us resolve any problems. A copy of the firms' Complaints Procedure for Clients is available on request. If we are unable to resolve the problem then at the conclusion of the complaint process or after 8 weeks of you first making the complaint to this firm you have the right to complain further to the Legal Ombudsman.

If you are still not satisfied about your complaint, you can contact the Legal Ombudsman at PO Box 6806 Wolverhampton. WV1 9WJ or by phoning 0300 555 0333 or by email, you will need to bring a complaint to the Legal Ombudsman ( within six months of receiving a final written response from us about your complaint or within a year of the act or omission about which you are complaining occurring (or you become aware of it).