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M Taher & Co is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority under number 00403899

Our registered office is at Suite 811 Lloyds Building, One Lime Street, London EC3M 7DQ

Financial Services

We are not authorised by the Financial Services Authority, but we are Members of the Law Society of England and Wales, our designated professional body for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. The Solicitors Regulation Authority is the independent regulatory body of the Law Society and the Legal Ombudsman is the designated independent complaints handling body.

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Equality & Diversity

M Taher & Co are committed to promoting and implementing best practice in equality, diversity and inclusion as employers, as providers of legal services, as purchasers of goods and services and in our wider role in society.

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