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Risk management special

Risk is a subject frequently ignored by law firms who were once able to sleep secure in the knowledge that negligence claims would be few and far between. Times are a-changing however, and with the number of claims rising against solicitors, risk management has come to the fore. Indeed, as this month’s articles will demonstrate, it is a perilous strategy to leave risk management on the back-burner!

25 July 2002

Risk management: ignore it at your peril...

Risk is a subject frequently ignored by law firms who were once able to sleep secure in the knowledge that negligence claims would be few and far between. Times are a-changing however,
and with the number of claims rising against solicitors, risk management has come to the fore. Indeed, as this month’s articles will demonstrate, it is a perilous strategy to leave risk management on the back-burner!

I also hope you find the interview with Richard Linsell interesting as I will be including similar such sections in future issues. As ever, any comments or ideas really help so do not hesitate to contact me at cpoynton@ark-group.com.

Caroline Poynton, Editor

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