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Outside voiceSubscription

2 October 2018By

External investment is increasingly common in the legal sector, and for all sizes of firm. But is it for you? Tom Blandford helps you decide

Sally Azarmi

Share and share alikeSubscription

2 October 2018By

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

All Finance

Recent People and Leadership

Frances Anderson

Step right up

11 October 2018By

In 2015, Sternberg Reed introduced a career development programme to incentivise existing staff, bolster recruitment and retention, and support succession planning. Frances Anderson explains how the programme works in practice 

Sarah Chilton

Bridging the gapSubscription

2 October 2018By

In April, law firms with 250 or more employees had to publish data on their gender pay gap. But they weren’t required to include partner pay data, presenting an incomplete picture of the pay gap in the sector. Sarah Chilton looks at the legislation and the issues

All People and Leadership

Paul Bennett

Ethical imperative

3 October 2018By

Paul Bennett looks at the ethical aspects of how law firms should manage misconduct, and why the 2019 regulatory changes will mean firms need to manage ethical risk in a new way 

Sarah Brodie

Crystal clearSubscription

2 October 2018By

From December 2018, law firms undertaking a number of common areas of work will need to publish price- and service-related information on their websites. Sarah Brodie looks at what this could mean in practice

All Regulation and Compliance

External investment in the legal sector 140x96

Outside voiceSubscription

2 October 2018By

External investment is increasingly common in the legal sector, and for all sizes of firm. But is it for you? Tom Blandford helps you decide

Robert Postlethwaite

Share and share alikeSubscription

3 July 2018By

Involving employees in the ownership of a business can improve performance, motivate your people, promote team spirit and cohesion, and support succession planning. Robert Postlethwaite looks at the options for law firms

All Mergers and Structures

brexit puzzle

£3bn bill for ‘no-deal’ Brexit

24 August 2018Updated: 20 September 2018

Almost £3bn could be stripped from legal sector turnover by 2025 if the UK crashes out of the EU without a deal according to economic forecasts released by the Law Society.

All Business Development

David Gilroy

Social lifeSubscription

2 October 2018By

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

All Stratege and Innovation

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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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