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    News

    Financial Benchmarking Survey 2021 report

    2021-04-27T07:45:00Z

    The Financial Benchmarking Survey 2021 presents financial performance data on the financial year from 31 March 2019 to 30 April 2020, the year before the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis began to affect the UK.

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    Feature

    Toxic productivity

    2021-04-20T15:35:00Z

    Angus Lyon explains ’burnout’ and how to spot the signs

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    News

    Solicitors’ Indemnity Fund closure: prepare against future claims, solicitors warned

    2021-04-16T15:13:00Z

    The Law Society has issued a series of warnings ahead of the closure of the Solicitors Indemnity Fund (SIF) on 30 September 2021 – a move that could leave former owners of law firms that shut in the past two decades liable for losses for any new claims.

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    Feature

    Post-renewal analysis: April 2021

    2021-04-13T14:52:00Z

    Ryan Senior, senior vice president at Paragon International Insurance Brokers, offers his analysis of the professional indemnity insurance (PII) market, and gives his top tips for your firm.

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    Feature

    Selling your story

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Bob Spence explains ‘storytelling selling’, an engaging way to communicate with clients virtually 

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    Feature

    Press play

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Victoria Moffatt explains how law firm leaders can harness the power of media relations to market their firms and increase their reach

  • Lucy Trevelyan
    Feature

    Platform for success

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Lucy Trevelyan sits down with Rod Waldie , CEO of Gateley, and finds out how it has added a number of diverse services to its portfolio since it became an alternative business structure

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    Feature

    The personal touch

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    James Dawes explains how you can strengthen your interview and onboarding processes whilst conducting them virtually

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    Feature

    Under lock and key

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Keeping your software up to date and securing your home router are some of Jo-Anne Wild’s tips for ensuring your data is safe while working from home

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    Feature

    Fine time?

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Strategy experts Andrew Hedley , Andrew Roberts and Paul Bennett consider the opportunities and issues with acquisitions for law firms of all sizes

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    Feature

    Even keel

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Paul McCluskey discusses the steps law firm leaders can take to achieve financial stability and protect their personal assets

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    Feature

    The devil in the deal

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Diana Bentley examines the impact of Brexit on the legal sector and talks to leading figures in the industry about practising rights and the effect on UK firms with EU offices

  • Andrew Allen
    Feature

    In the balance

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Andrew Allen investigates how law firm balance sheets will change over the next few years

  • Paul Bennett
    Opinion

    Back to the future

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Paul Bennett stresses the importance of building a business fit the future

  • Book cover: How to Start a Law Firm, a practical guide to offering legal services - Darren J. Sylvester and Rachel Roche (The Law Society)
    Feature

    All systems go

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    Lucy Scott-Moncrieff reviews a new guide by Law Society Publishing on how to start a law firm

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    Feature

    All well and good

    2021-04-13T00:00:00Z

    James Brown discusses how he has embedded wellness into his firm’s culture – and why you should, too

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    Event

    Webinar: Cybersecurity for SME law firms (21 April 2021)

    The National Cyber Security Centre is hosting a free cybersecurity event for small and medium-sized enterprises in the legal sector on 21 April 2021.

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    Feature

    A shift in focus: from strategy to business model

    2021-04-06T09:30:00Z

    Robert Millard discusses business models versus strategy

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    Feature

    Returning to the office: a tough conversation for the legal profession

    2021-04-01T15:16:00Z

    Ian Hodgson examines how firms can re-think their approach to office spaces to adapt for agile working

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    Feature

    Building a better firm, post COVID-19

    2021-03-30T08:15:00Z

    Paul Smith, senior risk management consultant at Travelers Europe, explores how law firms can preserve the positive outcomes of the pandemic and minimise the negatives, and offers some practical tips.