Paul Bennett

Paul Bennett

Paul Bennett is the chair of the Law Management Section committee, and a partner at Bennett Briegal LLP, which provides legal advice for law firms, professionals and partnerships

 

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Website:
www.bennettbriegal.co.uk
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    Opinion

    The road ahead

    2022-04-19T14:41:00

    Paul Bennett, chair of the Law Management Committee, considers the challenges firms face this year, such as the pandemic’s financial implications and using technology to achieve business transformation

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    Feature

    In the know

    2022-01-26T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett outlines what firm leaders should be aware of when it comes to SRA expectations of staff conduct, both in and out of the workplace

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    Opinion

    Tools of the trade

    2022-01-26T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett, chair of the Law Management Committee, considers the challenges firms face this year, such as the pandemic’s financial implications and using technology to achieve business transformation

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    Feature

    Price transparency

    2022-01-19T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett gives us a first-hand view of how his firm manages the price transparency requirements for solicitors and Alexis Hearnden outlines the requirements for the Bar

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    Opinion

    Back to the future

    2021-10-18T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett, chair of the Law Management Committee, looks to the year ahead, as firms begin to move away from short-term planning to focusing on the longer-term issues for their businesses

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    Feature

    Free and easy?

    2021-07-12T10:00:00

    Paul Bennett and Bronwen Still consider freelance practice, the pros and cons for those contemplating it and the extent to which it has made its mark on the legal services market

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    Opinion

    Embracing equality

    2021-07-06T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett looks to the future of the profession, in a post-pandemic world, and asks firm leaders to consider what part you can play in achieving equality and inclusion for all

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    Fine time?

    2021-04-13T00:00:00

    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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    Back to the future

    2021-04-13T00:00:00

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

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    Feature

    Law firm acquisitions: Looking ahead to 2021

    2021-02-09T13:42:00

    Andrew Hedley, Andrew Roberts and Paul Bennett, look at the merger and acquisition trends to expect in 2021 for law firms of all sizes

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    Feature

    Free reign

    2020-10-06T00:00:00

    Paul Bennett looks at the new freedoms introduced by the Solicitors Regulation Authority in 2019: what should you consider if you’re thinking about taking advantage of the new freedoms, and how can law firms compete with the new models?

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    The invisible revolution: the world of work post-COVID-19

    2020-09-17T09:36:00

    Law Management Section committee members Fariha Butt, Alison Downie and Paul Bennett look at the impact of the pandemic and lockdown on agile working and other working patterns

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    Human interest

    2020-01-14T00:00:00

    The new SRA Standards and Regulations have made significant changes relating to referral arrangements, and clarified the regulator’s core view: that all referral arrangements must be in the client’s best interest. Paul Bennett explains

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    Free and easy?

    2019-10-01T00:00:00

    What does the new ‘gig economy’ freelancer model mean for your firm? Why is this a management issue? Paul Bennett looks at some of the key challenges

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    Inside job

    2019-04-09T00:00:00

    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

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    Making ready

    2018-10-02T00:00:00

    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

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    Ethical imperative

    2018-10-02T00:00:00

    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

    2018-03-06T00:00:00

    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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    Cracking the codes

    2018-01-16T00:00:00

    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

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    Under pressure

    2017-10-10T00:00:00

    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.

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