Legal Notice

How LOD operates in different countries

LOD is a business providing flexible legal services and technology solutions. In light of the differences in the regulation of legal services and legal resourcing in the jurisdictions where LOD has offices, there are differences in the way LOD operates in each country. Please see below for further information on this.

Australia

LOD operates through the following entities:

A. Lawyers On Demand Australia Pty Ltd (ACN 134 434 370) whose registered office is at Level 2, 222 Clarence Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia.

Lawyers On Demand Australia Pty Ltd is a registered incorporated legal practice in New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland and primarily provides secondment services whereby Australian lawyers holding current practicing certificates granted under the law of an Australian State or Territory, and other consultants, employed or engaged by the company are seconded to clients.

B. Lawyers On Demand (WA) Pty Ltd (ACN 127 063 781) whose registered office is at Level 2, Suite 4A, 1 Hood Street, Subiaco WA 6008, Australia and primarily provides secondment services whereby Australian lawyers holding current practicing certificates granted under the law of Western Australia, and other consultants, employed or engaged by the company are seconded to clients.

Lawyers On Demand (WA) Pty Ltd is a registered incorporated legal practice in Western Australia.

C. LOD Services Pty Ltd (ACN 602 692 151) whose registered office is at Level 3, 84 William Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia.

LOD Services Pty Ltd is a registered incorporated legal practice in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and Western Australia, and carries on a legal practice known as LOD Legal providing legal advice and other legal services, as well as providing other associated services and technology solutions. .

LOD lawyers practising in Australia provide legal advice and/or are seconded to clients as Australian lawyers holding current practicing certificates granted under the law of an Australian State or Territory. LOD consultants in Australia do not provide legal advice.

In Australia, LOD consultants (who are not Australian legal practitioners) do not provide legal advice.

Germany

LOD operates through LOD Lawyers On Demand (Deutschland) GmbH whose registered office is c/o Berwin Leighton Paisner (Germany) LLP, Potsdamer Platz 8, 10117 Berlin, Germany and whose postal address is Nymphenburger Straße 213, 80639 München.

LOD Lawyers on Demand (Deutschland) GmbH (Germany) is not a law firm and does not provide legal services.

Hong Kong

LOD operates through LOD Consulting (Hong Kong) Limited (registered number 1880533) whose registered office is at Level 21, The Workstation, 49 Lyndhurst Terrace, Central, Hong Kong.

LOD Consulting (Hong Kong) Limited is a consulting business and neither LOD Consulting (Hong Kong) Limited nor its consultants provide legal advice in Hong Kong or elsewhere.

New Zealand

LOD operates through LOD (New Zealand) Limited (registered number 6038432) whose registered office is at Level 2, 18 Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand. LOD (New Zealand) Limited is not under common ownership of the LOD Group

LOD (New Zealand) Limited is an incorporated law firm, and LOD lawyers practicing in New Zealand are seconded to clients as New Zealand lawyers holding current practicing certificates issued by the New Zealand Law Society. Such LOD lawyers also provide legal advice and other legal services, as well as providing other associated services and technology solutions to clients. LOD consultants in New Zealand may also provide legal advice, except within the “reserved areas of work” (as defined under the Lawyers and Conveyancers Act 2006 (NZ)).

Singapore

LOD operates through the following entities:

A. Lawyers On Demand (Singapore) Pte Ltd (UEN 201104752Z) whose registered office is at 17A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069618.

Lawyers On Demand (Singapore) Pte Ltd is a licensed foreign law practice in Singapore and it is not under common ownership of the LOD Group. LOD lawyers registered and practising in Singapore are seconded to clients as foreign legal counsel and are strictly prohibited from practising or advising on Singapore law.

B. LOD Consulting (Singapore) Pte Ltd (UEN 201025073D), whose registered office is at 17A Boon Tat Street, Singapore 069618.

LOD Consulting (Singapore) Pte Ltd is a consultancy, not a licensed law practice, its consultants are not registered or licensed lawyers in Singapore and neither LOD nor its consultants provide legal services in Singapore or elsewhere.

United Arab Emirates

LOD operates through the following entities:

A. Lawyers On Demand HR Consulting (Middle East) Limited (DIFC Commercial License 2624) whose registered office is at Unit 29, Level 3, Gate Village Building 10, Dubai International Financial Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

B. Lawyers On Demand HR Consulting (Middle East) Limited Dubai Branch (DED commercial license 817918) whose registered office is at Office 504, Building 1, Bay Square, Business Bay, P O Box 75633 Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Each of Lawyers On Demand HR Consulting (Middle East) Limited and its Dubai Branch are respectively licensed in the DIFC and Dubai as consulting businesses and are not licensed as a law firm, legal consultancy or advocacy firm in the Emirate of Dubai. Neither of these entities nor their consultants provide legal advice in the DIFC, Dubai or elsewhere.

C. LOD Limited (ADGM Commercial License 2624) whose registered office is at Unit 3416 ResCo-work09, Level 34 ADGM Square, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

LOD Limited is an ADGM licensed legal consultancy and management consultancy business.

United Kingdom

LOD operates through Lawyers On Demand Limited (registered number 8002546), whose registered office is at St Magnus House, 3 Lower Thames Street, London, EC3R 6HE, UK.

Lawyers On Demand Limited is a legal resourcing business and not regulated to provide legal services. LOD lawyers practising in the UK as England and Wales solicitors are freelance lawyers individually regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, whose rules can be obtained from www.sra.org.uk/handbook. LOD lawyers practising other than as England and Wales solicitors in the UK are individually regulated by the relevant professional body in their place of admission (for details, please contact LOD).


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We do not guarantee that this website, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. We may suspend or withdraw or restrict the availability of all or any part of our site for business and operational reasons.

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Limitation on our liability

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Your use of this website will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and any disputes will be decided only by the courts of England and Wales.

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