We provide a high quality service to solicitors. Our specialist managers in England and Wales are Lexcel-trained by the Law Society and, as well as understanding the legal sector, will work with you to get to know your business and develop a comprehensive package that meets your banking needs.
Our specialist Relationship Managers and their support teams are also trained in the SRA Accounts Rules and we believe that, with us, you're choosing a bank that offers a comprehensive understanding of your profession and your business.
Once you have an open and active current account with us, depending on your eligibility, we offer two services:
A comprehensive, secure online electronic banking package which enables you to:
Maximise returns and comply with SRA Account Rules with our choice of client money accounts.
We can offer a variety of flexible funding options including fixed, variable and hedged rates. You could use a business loan to:
We look at each proposal on its own merits, providing a bespoke solution where possible. For example, we could help you to settle inheritance tax commitments, prior to probate being granted, where clients have appointed one or more solicitors in the firm as executors.
An overdraft offers you the flexibility to manage the peaks and troughs of your business cashflow. Having the funds available as and when you need them helps you focus on running your business.
Asset Finance, including hire purchase and leasing, is a service provided by Lloyds Bank Commercial Finance. You can use Asset Finance to:
Vehicle and equipment purchases are financed through hire purchase or lease over periods of up to five years with the asset being used to provide security.
Our essential business insurance is arranged and underwritten by Arthur J. Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited. You can choose your level of cover so you're not paying for protection you don't need.
Some of the types of cover Arthur J. Gallagher can offer to businesses trading from office premises are:
You won't pay interest for spreading your payments by UK Sterling monthly direct debit and there are no administration charges for making changes to your cover.