With the majority of law firms in England and Wales having fewer than five partners, and with many of those partners being close to retirement age, how to achieve an exit is becoming ever more crucial. Tom Blandford considers how smaller firms can achieve the transition.
By now, you’ve probably at least heard about cloud-based legal software, but do you really know what it is, and whether it’s right for your firm? Derek Fitzpatrick outlines five ways the cloud could make a difference.
The rules around referrals will be changing under the new SRA Standards and Regulations. Dave Seager of SIFA Professional explains what you should look for in a new financial advice partner to ensure the referral is in the best interests of your client.
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