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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.

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Legal consumers report satisfaction - but still won't shop around

15 August 2018Updated: 19 September 2018

Efforts to persuade legal services consumers to shop around for their lawyer appear to be making little headway. 

All Clients

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Exit pollsSubscription

2 October 2018

With odds shortening for a ‘fudged’ or no-deal Brexit, law firms are being advised to hope for the best but prepare for the worst, as the clock ticks down to March 2019. Grania Langdon-Down investigates

Amy Bell

Held to accountSubscription

2 October 2018

Amy Bell offers her top five tips for accounts staff to help in the fight against money laundering through client accounts

All Risk and Complaints Management

Peter Wright

Cybersecurity: what should your firm be prioritising after GDPR?

23 July 2018

How can you protect your firm from a data breach? We ask Peter Wright, member of the Law Society’s Technology and Law Committee, about the latest trends in cyber and IT security risk in a post-GDPR world

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Bright ideasSubscription

3 July 2018

Clients are demanding innovation from their legal advisers, and not only in relation to technology. So how can law firms develop a culture and process which fosters innovation in an effective way? Alastair Beddow and Ben Kent explain

All IT

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.

*See Section terms and conditions

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