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  • Offandrun
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    Off and running

    2015-08-19T18:30:00Z

    In the third of our series on outsourcing for law firms, Kerry Underwood considers the benefits of offshoring legal work, and outlines his firm’s approach

  • Costs
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    Paying the price

    2015-05-14T15:41:00Z

    Clients are more demanding on fees than ever before, and that pressure shows no signs of waning. But how can you set pricing so it’s both acceptable to the client, and sufficiently profitable for the firm? Robert Mowbray outlines a three-step approach

  • In the know
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    In the know

    2015-02-15T19:49:00Z

    Hélène Russell presents a beginner’s guide to knowledge management in law firms – what it is, how it can benefit your business, and how to get it right for your firm

  • Merger
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    Joining forces

    2014-11-12T10:32:00Z

    Mark Jones provides his 10 top tips for successful mergers, from planning through to integration, to ensure your mergers go smoothly so you can reap the benefits

  • Limited edition image
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    Limited edition

    2014-08-12T00:00:00Z

    The changes which came into force on 6 April 2014 represented a fundamental change to LLP taxation, for both individual partners and firms. Jon Cartwright looks back at how we got here, and what law firms need to do now

  • Innovation
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    In with the new

    2014-05-07T00:00:00Z

    Innovation in law firms may seem like a fad, but in a fast-moving and increasingly challenging market, it is an essential tool for survival. Ava Madon explains why, and how to make it a reality in your firm

  • Patricia Wheatley Burt
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    Back to Basics: Exit strategies

    2014-02-12T00:00:00Z

    Mergers, acquisitions and law firm closures are at unprecedented levels, given the strategic changes that have taken and continue to take place in the legal industry. So, what steps should you take if you’re considering winding up your law firm?

  • Richard Lane
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    Under the microscope

    2013-11-12T00:00:00Z

    For the busy manager of a law firm, few things cause more upset than the unwelcome news that the Forensic Investigation Unit is planning to visit. So what should you expect if it happens to you? Richard Lane explains

  • Diversity
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    Front and centre

    2013-08-13T00:00:00Z

    With the demographics of the UK changing rapidly, diversity is essential for law firms wanting to attract the best people and meet clients’ needs. And strong leadership is key to achieving this goal. Dr Gillian Shapiro explains

  • Nick of time
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    In the nick of time

    2013-05-14T00:00:00Z

    The news is full of horror stories about law firms going under, but if firms act as soon as they find themselves in trouble – and even before – they could avoid becoming just another statistic. Nick Jarrett-Kerr gives his 12 top tips for financial recovery