Other Entity Related codes

Other CILEx and CILEx Regulation codes

All entities that are authorised by CILEx Regulation (Authorised Entity) must comply with CILEx Regulation’s Authorisation Rules.

If you own an Authorised Entity, all the owners, managers and employees in your must comply with the CILEx Regulation Accounts Rules.

Any Authorised Entity you own must also comply with CILEx Regulation’s Professional Indemnity Insurance Rules.

If someone in your Authorised Entity is a CILEx member who has qualified as a Chartered Legal Executive Advocate they must also comply with the advocacy code. This is called the Rights of Audience Conduct Rules.  It sets out the standards expected of members when exercising advocacy rights.

Other codes

CILEx Members, CILEx Practitioners, Authorised Persons and Authorised Entities may be subject to other codes and principles as well as the CILEx Code of Conduct. The guidance in the Code recognises this.

You may have someone working in your entity who is also regulated by other professional bodies and in those instances they will also have to comply with the codes, principles and rules applicable. Examples of such rules are the Solicitors Code of Conduct, Solicitors Accounts Rules, and The Council for Licensed Conveyancers Code of Conduct. This list is not exhaustive and you must make sure you are aware of what codes apply to you.