How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • Go back-and-forth until satisfied
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask james bruce Your Own Question
james bruce
james bruce, Solicitor-Advocate
Category: Law
Satisfied Customers: 1095
Experience:  Owner at James Bruce Solicitors
Type Your Law Question Here...
james bruce is online now

How can I verify an Attorney in the UK? US, Asking the Bank.

This answer was rated:

How can I verify an Attorney in the UK?
JA: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: US
JA: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: Asking the Bank . That's all
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: He is supposed to be handling a inheritance for my daughter.

Hello I will assist you today.
I am a U.K. solicitor advocate, working between the U.K. and the USA

when you say an “Attorney” do you refer to a lawyer or someone with the power of attorney?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.

Thank you.
All solicitors in England and Wales can be checked at the following link.

If in Scotland then,

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
If I give you the Lawyer's name can you tell me if he is legitimate?


Customer: replied 15 days ago.

Let me take a look for you.

There is no Solicitor lasted with either law society.

I have carried out a check with the Bar council, and there is a Barry Berlin listed with St. Philips chambers .

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
What about Barrister Amon Richard this man is sending emails as well?

Can I assist further?

I would be obliged if you could Click the 5 stars at the top of the webpage (this will not cost any extra). This will tell the website that I have responded to your question, you can, of course, continue to ask any follow up questions free of charge. Although you have already paid, I won’t be paid by Justanswer for my time if there is no rating left for me.

james bruce and other Law Specialists are ready to help you