This Key Note Market Digest analyses key performance data and the structure of the UK legal activities sector between 2005 and 2014. In addition, various market trends, both ongoing and emerging, and key drivers are also examined.
The report covers activities under the UK SIC (2007) category 69.1 — Legal activities — and the UK SIC (2003) category 74.11 — Legal activities. This category covers:
- legal representation of one party’s interest against another party, whether or not before courts or other judicial bodies by, or under supervision of, persons who are members of the bar, including advice and representation in civil cases; advice and representation in criminal cases; and advice and representation in connection with labour disputes
- general counselling and advising, preparation of legal documents, including: articles of incorporation, partnership agreements or similar documents in connection with company formation; patents and copyrights; and the preparation of deeds, wills, trusts, etc.
- other activities of notaries public, civil law notaries, bailiffs, arbitrators, examiners and referees.