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are you able to kindly clarify what you refer to by executing " public documents" specifically please?
I'm following up on the above. Without some further information from you as above, I am limited in what I can say on the matter but in the hope it is helpful nonetheless, I will provide you with the following broad answer. If you are able to kindly provide me with the above further information or if you have any further questions generally, I will be delighted to expand on the following - please just reply back to me in this case:
Notwithstanding the above, in general terms a solicitor is entitled to charge fees either under the terms of a contract negotiated with a private client which is subject to regulatory rules, in particular the solicitors regulation authority's price transparency regulation. A solicitor is also entitled to charge so-called statutory fees in respect of the swearing or execution of certain specific classes of document such as for example, a statutory declaration or certifying a power of attorney. Such costs are determined by statutory fees prescribed in legislation
I hope the above is of some assistance but if you have any further questions, please revert to me
I will need to ask for a more detailed explanation of precisely what you are referring to above. Specifically what documents, and in what capacity are they acting? Selling their services as a solicitor outside of their employment? It may be helpful if you can explain the circumstances that have occurred. It is difficult to answer abstract questions of this nature particularly when terms are used which may be understood by you in terms of what they mean but are not definitive