Lucy Trevelyan

Lucy Trevelyan

Lucy Trevelyan is a freelance journalist

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    Safe space

    2019-10-01T00:00:00

    A recent survey has revealed the extent of bullying and harassment in the legal sector. Lucy Trevelyan looks at the role of culture and leadership, and how firms can prevent bullying and harassment, and deal with complaints if they do occur

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    2019-07-02T00:00:00

    What can law firms do to help their people with stress and to create and support a mentally healthy workplace? Lucy Trevelyan investigates

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    Power of three

    2019-01-15T00:16:00

    Leonard Curtis Legal has an unusual offering: as well as providing in-house legal advice to its parent professional services business, it offers advice to external clients, and supports lenders. DirectorAndrew Gregory talks strategy, challenges and plans with Lucy Trevelyan

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    A smaller piece of PII

    2018-07-03T01:00:00

    Lucy Trevelyan looks at the professional indemnity insurance landscape for the years ahead. How can firms take advantage of a soft market and prepare for it hardening? What might proposed changes to minimum cover mean for the profession and clients?

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    Great minds

    2016-12-12T17:11:00

    Lucy Trevelyan examines the personality traits and ‘soft skills’ best suited to being a property law professional, how to develop these skills, and what clients are looking for from their property solicitor

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    Moving with the times

    2016-08-02T00:00:00

    Lucy Trevelyan looks at recent trends in the use of office space in law firms and beyond – including agile working, shoring and activity-based working – and examines the drivers for change, plus the benefits and possible pitfalls

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    Moving with the times

    2016-06-02T13:28:00

    Lucy Trevelyan looks at recent trends in the use of office space in law firms and beyond – including agile working, shoring and activity-based working – and examines the drivers for change, plus the benefits and possible pitfalls

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    Much obliged

    2016-02-10T10:33:00

    Outcomes-focused regulation was intended to offer firms greater flexibility, but many now cite compliance obligations as a significant burden. Leading commentators and practitioners talk to Lucy Trevelyan about trends in regulation, and offer their top tips for effective compliance.

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    Good as gold

    2015-09-22T00:00:00

    How can solicitors ensure their clients get the best possible financial advice? Lucy Trevelyan looks at the options for partnering with financial advisers, and highlights two of the major potential issues: regulation and insurance

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    Age old problem

    2015-03-17T00:00:00

    Lucy Trevelyan examines the role of private client practitioners in cases of elder abuse, and looks at whether changing the safeguarding procedures will help or hinder vulnerable people – and their solicitors

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    Spreading the word

    2014-08-12T00:00:00

    Keystone Law managing director James Knight on becoming a ‘dispersed’ law firm

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    Here be Dragons

    2013-05-14T00:00:00

    David Beech of Knights Solicitors on securing private  equity investment