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  • Paul Bennett

    Inside job

    Feature 9 April 2019

    We all trust our partners, colleagues, employees and advisers. But law firms are often hierarchical, so we can become too reliant on certain individuals. How can we avoid ‘key person risk’? Paul Bennett considers

  • Paul Bennett

    Making ready

    Feature 2 October 2018

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority has now submitted its proposed Handbook reforms to the Legal Services Board. Paul Bennett looks at the changes in the new versions, and what you need to do now to get prepared

  • Paul Bennett

    Ethical imperative

    Feature 2 October 2018

    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 

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    Coded message

    Feature 6 March 2018

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority is set to introduce a new handbook regime, and the changes are the most significant since 2011. Property professionals face some of the most controversial changes. Paul Bennett outlines the proposals and their impact

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    Webinar: Ethics for law firm managers (OnDemand)

    Event 1 March 2018

    What does ethical practice actually mean for law firm managers and their firms? Find out how to support your team and what to consider by catching up on our webinar. 

  • Paul Bennett

    Cracking the codes

    Feature 16 January 2018

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority is set to introduce a new compliance regime, and the changes are the most significant since 2011. Paul Bennett outlines the proposals and their potential impact, to help you plan ahead

  • Photograph Paul Bennett, Aaron & Partners LLP

    Under pressure

    Feature 10 October 2017

    Mental health problems are a growing issue for every sector, including the law, with its inherent high levels of stress. Paul Bennett looks at how managers in law firms can support their staff to mitigate mental health problems and their effects. 

  • Photograph Paul Bennett, Aaron & Partners LLP

    Order order

    Feature 4 July 2017

    Having the SRA arriving at your firm with a production order requiring you and your firm to deliver documents to it is a daunting experience. Paul Bennett outlines how to get your firm ready for investigation in case it should happen

  • Photograph Paul Bennett, Aaron & Partners LLP

    A tall order

    Feature 11 April 2017

    Being served with a production order under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 can be a frightening experience. Paul Bennett explains how your firm can get prepared, and respond effectively and lawfully if you’re served 

  • Photograph Paul Bennett, Aaron & Partners LLP

    Solicitors as bankers: A warning to law firms

    Feature 21 December 2016

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) issued a warning notice in relation to providing a banking facility through a client account back in December 2014.

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