A POPULAR Grays’s solicitors has been shut down by the legal authorities.
Clients turning up to their offices on Grays High Street found the offices closed and a large legal notice on the front door.
The message on the website said: "The Solicitors Regulation Authority ("SRA") has intervened into Cumming & Riley Solicitors and has taken possession of papers and documents formerly in their possession.
"Devonshires Solicitors have been appointed by the SRA as its agents in this intervention.
Kindly contact them if you have any queries at:
Devonshires Solicitors, Intervention Team, PO Box 46128, London, EC2M 5WA
Tel: 0207 065 1830 Fax: 0870 608 9390
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