Warning: Fraud using names “Lawyer Menear Saw" of "Advocates Menear Saw Solicitors”

The SRA has warned that a member of the public has been sent a fake loan agreement purportedly prepared by “Advocates Menear Saw Solicitors” and signed by “Lawyer Menear Saw”.

The agreement offers to loan the borrower a substantial sum of money and charge 2% interest on the loan repayments.

The document is purportedly signed by “Lawyer Menear Saw” of “Advocates Menear Saw Solicitors” at 110-114 Norman Road, Norman House, London, SE10 9EH.

The SRA does not regulate or authorise a firm called Advocates Menear Saw Solicitors at 110-114 Norman Road, Norman House, London, SE10 9EH.

Any business or transactions through “Lawyer Menear Saw” and/or “Advocates Menear Saw Solicitors” at 110-114 Norman Road, Norman House, London, SE10 9EH using the telephone number 00 44 77 000 071 29 are not undertaken by a solicitor’s practice or an individual authorised or regulated by the SRA.

The address used in the fraud 1st Floor, 110-114 Norman House, Norman Road, London, SE10 9EH is in fact the address for genuine law firm Grant Saw Solicitors LLP.

The firm’s genuine telephone number is + 44 0208 858 6971 and its genuine fax number is + 44 0208 858 5796. The firm’s email address is [email protected] and its website is www.grantsaw.com.

Any information regarding the above, particularly if it involves the payment of money, should be reported to the police.

Affected members of the public can also report the matter to the SRA by emailing [email protected].

Solicitors should report the matter to the SRA Red Alert line on 0845 8500999 or [email protected]

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