Practice C

Read the whole sentence and think how to change the underlined phrase into a more formal, legal and professional version. When you are ready, click on the phrase and check one possible suggestion.

to reduce / lessen the risk of a claim

delegated to other members of staff

carry out instructions received from you

achieve a desired outcome

to accept instructions

the basis on which I provide professional legal services

give you as much notice as necessary / notify you well in advance

his opponent’s adequate financial means


have an outstanding debt for over / if you have arrears exceeding