Is marketing the route to future success? Brand and marketing are incredibly important to law firms right now, alongside all the other facets of marketing, because the heat is on to capture new markets and dominate old ones. What are the top firms thinking and doing when it comes to marketing, and why is brand now more important than ever?
Despite the threat of a triple-dip recession hanging over the UK, our Legal Accounts division has seen a consistently high level of activity within the jobs market in the first quarter of 2013. From the first week back in January right through to Easter there has been a steady flow of finance vacancies arising at all levels.
The new OFR regime, untested and unknown, is set to costs every UK law firm many thousands of pounds not just in design, training and implementation but in the endless search for a practical solution. COLPs and COFAs who are still wondering what it will all entail need to look no further than Compliance Manager. Designed by a team of professionals who have spent many years at the coal face of law firm management, Compliance Manager is a fully comprehensive and yet cost effective solution designed to help you meet the obligations of legislative and regulatory compliance and which will protect both law firms and clients alike
The greatest risks posed to the public and consumers of legal services are fraud, dishonesty and serious misconduct and it is the job of the SRA to guard against these risks. The SRA are now a ‘risk based’ regulator which essentially means that it diverts its resources to where there are the greatest risks to clients
Gary Jones, Director of Totum Partner, talks about the new challenged and opportunities in recruiting for law firms today and how firms and recruiters need to work together towards sourcing and training the perfect candidates.
Turning process into profit - or, Calm down dear, it's only a workflow... If you think business process management and workflow automation sounds like something volume firms do, think again. Can business process management help all firms become tomorrow’s successes?
The legal profession is now fully aware of the many aspects of outcome focussed regulation under the new rules but it is still causing concern for many law firms as they struggle to get to grips with the reality of it.
Following a turbulent time across the industry over the last few years Career Legal are delighted to report that 2013 has seen a distinct upward trend in the demand for both temporary and permanent recruitment. That said this trend has not yet legal sector with stagnant or slightly reduced starting rates for many of the roles.
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