Business Development & Strategy

Firms begin responding to Covid-19

The coronavirus situation is fast-moving and law firms have begun to respond with drastic measures to continue effectively servicing their clients.

20 Mar 2020

Solicitors drastically under-reporting disabilities

The number of solicitors under-reporting disabilities to employers has not changed in 10 years and this is detrimental to clients and the profession,

13 Mar 2020

Moore Blatch and Barlow Robbins tie up

Blatch and Barlow Robbins have today (5 March) announced they will merge to form Moore Barlow as of 1 May.

05 Mar 2020

Social mobility takes a hit

Elitism is being allowed to thrive as trainees are still denied a mandatory minimum salary, say Amy Clowrey and Hannah Bignell

27 Feb 2020

Law Society raises recommended minimum salary for trainees

The Law Society of England and Wales has increased the recommended minimum salary for trainees by 1.9 per cent to £19,992 outside London and &po

27 Feb 2020

A reasonable adjustment

Sue Bramall asks firms to consider how easy it is for disabled clients to access their services

20 Feb 2020

Anti-money laundering compliance: the regulator closes in

Firms must take steps to make sure they don’t make the headlines for all the wrong reasons in 2020, says Helen Simm

10 Feb 2020

Where’s the equity

Equity partners may be seeing big rewards while earning for the firm, but what about on retirement? Kevin Wood explains what equity partners should co

07 Feb 2020

Sparking innovation

An innovation board can be an asset to firms seeking to innovate, but first they need to appreciate what innovation really is, says Hélè

07 Feb 2020