Legal Finance Professionals & the Accounts Rules (Diploma Level)

Objective: To provide a sound and comprehensive knowledge of the accounts rules in legal practice in order to meet compliance requirements.

Contents of the course:

  • Tutorial 1   Purpose and aims of the legal professionals accounts rules
  • Tutorial 2   Client money and client account
  • Tutorial 3   Firms own money - Office Account
  • Tutorial 4   Withdrawals from client account
  • Tutorial 5   Client money not held in client account
  • Tutorial 6   Retaining funds not linked to a transaction
  • Tutorial 7   Disbursement v. Recharges
  • Tutorial 8   Interest
  • Tutorial 9   Record Keeping
  • Tutorial 10  Reporting Accountants report
  • Tutorial 11  Rules not already covered

Each tutorial contains self test questions and an assignment to be submitted for marking

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All Inclusive Coursework and Examination Fee:  £495

Please check if you are entitled to any exemptions by holding other relevant qualifications. 


  • Full access to online course material
  • Dedicated ILFM tutor, inc one-to-one support
  • Access to students forum
  • Employer updates (if required)
  • Individual Study Plan
  • Full access to student resources online

Exam Preparation

  • Dedicated ILFM tutor (one-to-one support)
  • Sample examination Paper/Questions
  • Exam preparation session (format may vary)
  • Exam preparation material
  • Employer updates (if required)


  • One Examination Entry Fee included (students wishing to take the exam locally will be required to pay any additional costs incurred)