SRA warning about firms “branch” office
The SRA have published the following warning to solicitors.
“Information received by the SRA indicates that an office at 219-221 Alum Rock Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham, B8 3BH appears not to be a legitimate branch office of the solicitor’s practice AA Law of 6B Skegness Business Centre, Heath Road, Skegness, Lincolnshire PE25 3SJ.
It appears that the identity of the genuine solicitors firm AA Law of Skegness, has been used to set up an office at 219-221 Alum Rock Road.
Any dealings with the office at 219-221 Alum Rock Road, particularly if it involves the payment of money, should be reported urgently to the SRA red alert line on 01926 439673 or 0845 8500999, by emailing [email protected], or going to the police.
Money should not be sent to the pretended branch office of AA Law at 219-221 Alum Rock Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham, B8 3BH.
If you have any information about this pretended branch office, please contact the SRA on the above numbers.
Please note that AA Law of Skegness is a legitimate solicitor’s practice operated as a sole practitioner firm by principal Mr Asad Aziz, and that the above notice applies only in respect of “AA Law” at 219-221 Alum Rock Road, Alum Rock, Birmingham, B8 3BH.”
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