Legal Statement

Important Information

Tozers is a firm of solicitors, based in Devon.

Tozers is the trading name of Tozers LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England and Wales under the Limited Liability Partnerships Act 2000 with number OC327569. Tozers’ registered office and principal place of business is at Broadwalk House, Southernhay West, Exeter EX1 1UA. It also has offices in Teignmouth and Newton Abbot.

Tozers’ VAT registration number is 141022335.

A list of members of Tozers (who are also referred to in this website and in other documents, correspondence and communications as “partners” and who are qualified as either solicitors or legal executives) is available for inspection at its registered office and also in this website under the title “Our People

Prior to July 2007, Tozers carried on business as a general partnership under the Partnership Act 1890. Nothing in this website or in any documents or other material referred to in this website is to be construed as indicating that Tozers LLP is an unlimited liability business or general partnership.

Tozers LLP is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority S.R.A. number: 00465564 (see Regulatory Information below).

Disclaimer

All material appearing on the Tozers’ website is provided for general information only and does not constitute, and is not a substitute for, legal or other professional advice. The material on the website is not intended to provide complete and exhaustive advice or guidance in relation to any specific matter. Anyone accessing this website should neither take, nor refrain from taking, any action based on information contained in it. If you require advice on or assistance with a particular issue or matter, you should seek appropriate professional advice.

Whilst Tozers endeavours to keep the information in this website accurate and up-to-date, it does not warrant or represent the accuracy, completeness or currency of such information. To the extent permitted by law, Tozers does not accept, and excludes, any liability to any person for any loss, damages or expenses (including, without limitation, indirect, consequential or special loss and loss of profit or opportunity) which may arise from relying upon, using or copying the information contained or referred to in, or available from, this website.

Tozers is not responsible for, and should not be taken to endorse, the content of any third party websites which may be linked to our site from time to time. The content of such websites is outside our control and responsibility. All electronic links to this website require the express prior written consent of Tozers.

If you intend to contact us by e-mail, you should note that non-encrypted e-mail can on occasion be vulnerable to interception and/or be subject to delays or non-delivery. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for, this. If this concerns you, you should use another form of communication.

Your further access to this website is conditional upon your agreeing to the terms of this ‘Disclaimer’.

Copyright and Downloads

Except as otherwise indicated, the copyright in this website and all materials (including any text, graphics or pictures) appearing or referred to in, or available from, this website is owned by or licensed to Tozers. Any trademarks appearing on this website and any associated trade names and logos belong to Tozers or their respective owners, as indicated.

You may use, download, copy, print and temporarily store the pages of, or extracts from, this website for your own personal use only (provided that you acknowledge their source). You must not publish or make any other commercial use of any such material or otherwise use, alter, re-transmit or permanently store it without the express prior written consent of Tozers. You shall not acquire any right, title or interest to or in any such materials. These permissions do not extend to any third party material included in this website. Tozers reserves the right to withdraw any permissions (whether in relation to any particular user or generally) at any time.

You should note that any software downloaded from this website (or any other site to which it is linked) is downloaded at your own risk. Tozers gives no representation or warranty as to the suitability of any such software and accepts no responsibility for any losses which may result from such downloads.

Regulatory Information

Tozers is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (‘SRA’) of The Cube, 199 Wharfside Street, Birmingham B1 1RN (telephone: 0870 606 2555; website: www.sra.org.uk/home/home.page). The SRA is the independent regulatory body of the Law Society of England and Wales (‘Law Society’).

Tozers is subject to the SRA’s Code of conduct 2011 (Details of the guide and other information for consumers of legal services can be found on the website of the SRA at: http://www.sra.org.uk/consumers/consumers.page).

Tozers is also subject to the Legal Ombudsman, an independent body which handles complaints against solicitors. The Legal Ombudsman can be contacted by e-mail (enquiries@legalombudsman.org.uk This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ), by post at PO Box 6806, Wolverhampton WV1 9WJ or by phone on 0300 555 0333.

For The Legal Ombudsman to be able to investigate your complaint you will normally need to bring your dissatisfaction to the attention of The Legal Ombudsman no later than six years from the date of the act or omission, or three years from when the complainant should have known about the complaint. However these are relatively new limits and are being phased in so please contact the Legal Ombudsman direct if you wish to know the precise detail. Additionally, you will normally need to have contacted The Legal Ombudsman within 6 months of receiving a final response from us on any complaint you have raised with us.

Tozers maintains professional indemnity insurance in accordance with the SRA’s rules. Our insurer is:

Axis Speciality Europe SE
4th Floor
Plantation Place South
60 Great Tower Street
London
EC3R 5AZ

Cover extends to all our work in England and Wales.

Tozers is not authorised to conduct regulated activities under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 but as members of the Law Society and regulated by the SRA, we can offer a limited range of investment services to clients if they are incidental to the professional services we have been engaged to provide. No communication from us should be construed as an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity.