Law Management Section

Welcome to the Law Management Section - the community for partners, leaders and practice managers in legal businesses
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Featured events


Law Management Section: What makes a successful law firm? - Llandudno (30 June)

Topics include financial profile of the most successful firms, five key features of successful firms and more.


Law Management Section finance and business forum (2 November)

The Law Management Section finance and business forum features some excellent and inspirational speakers who will give practical and insightful guidance on achieving and managing success. 

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Practice Advice - your helping hand

14 April 2016

The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service can give you a helping hand. We are a team of solicitors who advise on practice and procedure on a wide variety of subjects, including anti-money laundering, conveyancing, client care and complaints handling.

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Book review: LinkedIn for Lawyers – Developing a Profile to Grow Your Practice

14 April 2016By

Can LinkedIn help lawyers improve their practice in an efficient and cost effective way, or is it a time-consuming luxury? Barry Wilkinson reviews LinkedIn for Lawyers - Developing a Profile to Grow Your Practice (by Emily Miller and Kirsten Hodgson) and offers his verdict


Creating a ‘great place to work’: the key to talent attraction and retention

14 April 2016By

Creating ‘a great place to work’ is a key element of talent attraction and retention. Julie Harrison explains the challenges and provides a taster of her session at the LMS annual conference on 27 April

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Endorsed accounting firms

The Law Society takes an evidence-based approach to identify your strategic and operational needs. We use this research to help us select partner companies who can meet these needs whilst offering quality and value to you as a member. The Law Society will be endorsing a number of accounting firms to support different regions of England and Wales. We currently have one endorsed partner, covering the Northern regions.

Section members receive our quarterly magazine, Managing for Success. Read sample articles exclusively here or find out more about the magazine

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First things first

6 May 2016By

A clear understanding of your firm’s brand – at its simplest, what it sells, to whom, and why – is an essential first step in ensuring you deploy your marketing resource effectively to win the business you want. Ben Kamble explains

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The generation game

10 February 2016By

Today’s law firms have up to five different generations in their workplace, each with its own values, motivations, needs and wants. And traditional law firm management needs to change to accommodate a multigenerational workforce, says Rachel Brushfield

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Benefits of Membership*

Law Management Section renewals

The Law Management Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement Programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • Practice Management
  • Talent Management
  • Financial Management
  • Staffing Models
  • IT
  • Client Focus
  • Cyber Security

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Webinars, Magazines, Regional Forums, Seminars, a Conference, Website, E-newsletters and a LinkedIn Group.

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