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Ian Muirhead

Ian Muirhead

Ian Muirhead is director of SIFA (Solicitors’ Independent Financial Advice)

Recent stories

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    Should your firm team up with an IFA?

    19 February 2018

    With accountancy firms moving into legal work, and unregulated legal advice on the rise, the competitive pressure on law firms is getting more intense. Could joining forces with independent financial advisers be the answer? Ian Muirhead presents his case.

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    Staking a claim

    15 February 2015

    The legal regulators are predicting major change for the profession in 2015 in response to market and client pressures. Ian Muirhead presents an overview of potential competitive threats from the financial services

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    12 February 2014Updated: 15 October 2014

    Ian Muirhead asks why multi-disciplinary practices have been less popular than they were seemingly envisaged to be by the Legal Services Act, and presents a personal view on the role of joint ventures between solicitors and independent financial advisers

  • War of independence

    13 August 2013Updated: 18 October 2014