Slater and Gordon hit with SRA fine after disclosing confidential data from client files

World's first listed law firm fined £80,000 after disclosing unredacted confidential information from 7,000 files

Slater and Gordon has been fined £80,000 and issued with a written rebuke by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA), after disclosing confidential information from more than 7,000 client matter files.

The firm has also been ordered to pay the SRA’s costs of £26,000 after it was found to have disclosed unredacted confidential information and documents from 7,087 client matter files to other firms.

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