"Touchstone: A basalt or slate rock used for assaying precious metals. Before accurate analysis was possible gold and silver was struck against the touchstone to test for quality against a known standard."

About Touchstone

Touchstone Legal Services is the trading name of Sarah Gillian Staines LLM Solicitor. 
Sarah Staines is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority (www.sra.org.uk) in England and Wales as a solicitor (SRA number 168998) and as a recognised sole practitioner (SRA number 512660) for Touchstone Legal Services under the SRA Practising Regulations 2009. The SRA code of conduct can be found at www.sra.org.uk/solicitors/code-of-conduct.page
Touchstone is a UK registered trade mark for the provision of legal services (class 45).
We are committed to promoting equality and diversity in all our dealings with clients and third parties. Please contact us if you would like a copy of our written Equality and Diversity Policy.
We have a written Complaints Handling Policy which may be obtained on request.
We comply with all UK data protection laws and have notified our use and processing of personal data to the Information Commissioner (www.ico.gov.uk).
We are VAT registered under GB No 971 1464 20. 
Sarah Staines is the person responsible for all matters and her contact details are:
sarah@touchstonels.com     Telephone: 07787 283749
Address: 199 Camp Road, St Albans, Herts, AL1 5NB.
We are obliged by the SRA to carry Professional Indemnity Insurance. We are insured to provide legal services throughout England and Wales by AON Limited through XL Insurance Company Limited under policy number PISRXL010179. AON Limited may be contacted at Gibraltar House, Gibraltar Walk, High Street, Wickford, Essex SS12 9AZ or by telephone on 01268 764141.
This website is for information only and is not advice regarding any specific or particular situation. Although every care is taken to ensure that all information on this website is accurate and up to date we cannot accept any responsibility for mistakes and exclude any warranties, implied conditions, terms or representations regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information.
We exclude to the extent permitted in law all liability for any loss, costs, expense or damage, whether direct or indirect or consequential (including but not limited to loss of profits, opportunity, business, goodwill, savings, expenses, management time) arising from or connected to any information on this website.
We do not exclude liability for death or personal injury arising from our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability which we cannot exclude or limit in law.
This website may contain links to other websites not created or owned by Touchstone Legal Services. Links do not constitute an endorsement of those sites or their owners. We accept no responsibility for their content or suitability.
We report on misuse of this website under the Computer Misuse Act 1990.
All intellectual property rights in all the material on this website is owned or licensed to Sarah Staines unless otherwise stated. You may display this material on your own computer screen and download a copy for your internal business or domestic use. You may not duplicate any of the material for use on another website without the express written permission of the owner.

Any issues related to this information page should be directed to Sarah@touchstonels.com

The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has partnered with Yoshki Ltd to develop a clickable website logo using the Yoshki Digital Smart Logo service.

The SRA clickable logo is designed to allow visitors to our website to verify that the site belongs to a genuine SRA regulated firm. It will also provide visitors with information on the protections the firms’ regulated status provides. Only SRA regulated firms can use the clickable logo. We are obliged to put this logo on our website.

We do not have any control over the activities of Yoshki Limited and this service, we understand that the click on verification and information service uses Google Analytics (which our site does not) and they do not appear to seek individual visitors’ consent to such use. We have, as obliged by our Rules of Conduct, included a link to this SRA clickable logo on our website but based on this information you will have to make your own informed decision as to whether or not you wish to click on the link.