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  • Steven Petty

    A difficult age

    15 January 2019 By Steven Petty

    Steven Petty co-founded a niche law firm in 2014. As the firm passes its fifth birthday, he looks back on the challenges and the lessons learned

  • Pair of hands holding magnifying glass over checklist to reveal ticked box

    Checks and balances

    15 January 2019 By Hélène Russell

    You may think checklists are only for the newly qualified. But, as Hélène Russell explains, they can reduce human error, free you up to focus on complex legal work and save your firm time and money 

  • Andrew Otterburn

    The road ahead

    15 January 2019 By Andrew Otterburn

    Members of the Law Management Section committee led sessions at a roadshow this winter to highlight the opportunities and challenges in the year ahead for law firm financial advisers and finance directors. Andrew Otterburn reports back

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    Fail to plan...

    15 January 2019 By Ann Harrison

    As we kick off 2019, many firms will be starting their business planning cycle for the new financial year. But is your firm’s planning as good as it could be? Ann Harrison asks some searching questions

  • Felicia Meyerowitz-Singh

    How to move into international markets

    23 November 2018 By Felicia Meyerowitz-Singh, Sebastian Knudsen

    What does your firm need to consider when expanding into international markets? Felicia Meyerowitz-Singh and Sebastian Knudsen weigh up the options.

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    Webinar: going paper-lite (OnDemand)

    21 November 2018

    Find out how your firm can process its streamline processes by using automation technology.

  • David Gilroy

    Social life

    2 October 2018 By David Gilroy

    Are you using social media in your firm? And if you are, are you sure you’re doing it right? David Gilroy provides some top tips for setting your overarching social media strategy, and how to use each of the key channels

  • Sally Azarmi

    Share and share alike

    2 October 2018 By Sally Azarmi

    New coworking and shared workspaces are popping up all over England and Wales. But can they work for law firms? Sally Azarmi outlines the benefits she’s found since she started coworking

  • Old fashioned telephone

    Mystery shoppers find solicitors ignoring potential clients for days

    20 September 2018

    Law firms risk missing out on significant amounts of business because they fail to properly handle incoming calls and emails, mystery shopper research has found.

  • Ann Harrison

    The Annual Conference: the highlights

    3 July 2018 By Ann Harrison

    The Law Management Section annual conference took place in London on 26 April. Ann Harrison, chair of the Section, provides the highlights from the panel session, and members of the committee offer their key takeaways from the day

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