LPM December 2018/January 2019 – Legal watch

Resource - 10/12/2018 : General, legal business, Legal Practice Management, legal services in 2019, LPM, risk management, risk supplement, SME law firms, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management, Practice Management, Community

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Paragon: Prime position

Blog post - 19/11/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Practice Management

The analysis is still incomplete but the overall impression resonating from the London insurance market is that the majority of insurers achieved some level of rate increase on their portfolios post-October. Somewhat paradoxically, the excess...

A firm’s renewal from an underwriter’s perspective

Resource - 28/08/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

When renewing your Professional Indemnity insurance (PI) it is important to understand what influences an underwriters’ approach when pricing a risk. Having a greater understanding of the process of underwriting can help your practice...

A changing market: Professional Indemnity Insurance amid economic uncertainty

Resource - 13/08/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Professional Indemnity insurance remains one of the three largest overheads for any law firm, along with staff and building costs. Throughout 2018, the Professional Indemnity insurance market has continued to see change ripple under the surface,...

A practice manager's approach to their firm's professional indemnity insurance

Resource - 07/08/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management

Issues in the market

The openness and prevailing Minimum Terms and Conditions of the SRA wording have continued to see law firms exposed to a potentially high level of claims.  It is therefore crucial that law firms,...

What to do when faced with a file request from a disgruntled former client

Resource - 27/06/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Practice Management

Introduction

What do you do when faced with a file request from a disgruntled former client? For many solicitors and their insurers, this triggers alarm bells.Despite popular client belief, they are not simply...

Pinnacle group confirms completion of merger combining Pinnacle, Opes and Athenian

News Article - 25/05/2018 : budgeting, data conversion, practice management system, pricing, project management, risk management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance

The new Pinnacle group has today confirmed the completion of the merger that has brought together three of the leading names in legal software consultancy - Pinnacle, Opes and Athenian.

The merger creates one of the world’s...

Pinnacle consulting group confirms acquisition of Apex Legal Consulting

News Article - 03/05/2018 : budgeting, data conversion, practice management system, pricing, project management, risk management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance

The new Pinnacle consulting group has confirmed the completion of its acquisition of Apex Legal Consulting.

TRE and LexisNexis veteran Andrew Murray brings across his Apex team in a significant boost to project management resources. He...

Paragon: Gone phishing?

Resource - 11/05/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance

On the 2nd May Travelers Cos. argued before the U.S. Appeals Court that cash payments made in connection with phishing attacks aren’t covered under a general crime policy.  These claims arise in circumstances where increasingly...

Exit and succession planning in law firms

Event - 25/04/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance, Practice Management, Training and educational courses

Exit and Succession Planning

Eric Fletcher, from Regulatory and Compliance Experts, will speak on the importance and stages in exit and succession planning in law firms.  This is a free breakfast and learn which will...

Exit and succession planning by Paragon

Resource - 23/04/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance

LawSelect is more than just an exclusive, ‘A’ rated insurer product, providing integrated insurance solutions and risk management tailored to law firms – it offers your firm access to a number of specialist partners providing...

Paragon: the A-rated team

Resource - 10/04/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Finance, Risk & Compliance

This article was originally featured as an industry column in the April 2018 issue of LPM. To read the issue in full, ...

Briefing Frontiers – Information security, privacy and protection 2018

Event - 27/03/2018 : Briefing Frontiers, briefing magazine, Central London, cyber, data hygiene, data security, data security strategies, General, information security, infosecurity, latham & watkins, risk management, spearfishing, supply chain, Finance, Conferences, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Technology, Practice Management, Community

Generously hosted by our friends at Pinsent Masons, and sponsored by Secureworks, DVV Solutions, and Blackberry, this is an opportunity to...

Cover to cover - Janice Ward, practice director at Larcomes

Case Study - 26/03/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance

Janice Ward, practice director at Larcomes, reflects on how her firm’s decision to hand its professional indemnity insurance search to Paragon gives it long-term security and stability.

Wouldn’t it be an ideal...

The Strategic Partner: A review to thrill

Resource - 26/03/2018 : Cyber Liability, insurance, lawselect, professional indemnity, risk management, Risk & Compliance

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