For electronic payments or other direct transfers from clients under Rule 19(1)(b) what may the solicitor choose to do?
What must be ensured?
To establish a system whereby clients are given an office account number for payment of costs.
The system must be capable of ensuring that, when invoices are sent to the client, no request is made for any client money, with the sole exception of money for professional disbursements already incurred but not yet paid.
Rule 19 note vi