Law firm business structures are often a hot topic of debate in the legal profession. The traditional partnership or sole practitioner approach used to be the norm. However, there are
Solicitor qualification mechanisms are coming under the scrutiny of the SRA. It appears that the end is nigh for both the Legal Practice Course (LPC) and the Graduate Diploma in
Successful law firms share many common characteristics. There is no single, magic formula for success. Every firm is different and their service offerings and markets can vary widely. That said,
Google commits itself to making your online security its main priority. Since October of this year, version 62 of Google’s Chrome browser will display a “Not secure” warning in the
Choosing law firm practice management software can be a bit of a minefield. With so many alternatives on the market, how do you know which is the best and which
Server or cloud again? On the one hand, it’s rapidly becoming an old question. On the other, especially for more traditional legal practices, it’s very much a current issue. Read
Law firm social media is coming of age as a major part of the legal marketing mix. However, in recent weeks, the regulators have stepped in with a few stark
Law firm mergers can be a bit of a caution. Mergers take place in all business sectors. However, there is a widespread belief in the legal community that they are
The times they are a changing in the world of legal technology. The pace of change over the last 30 years has been astonishing and this is likely to intensify
Websites for law firms are an absolute must these days. Without one, apart from your office frontage, you are invisible. So, what is the right way to ensure you end
The LawWare team will be taking to the road in September – you can meet the them at the Scottish Law Society Conference and LAW2017 exhibition. Read more by going
Law firms and EU GDPR is the hot topic of the moment. On the 25th of May 2018, the new regulations will come into force and that leaves little time to prepare.
With compliance, data protection and cyber attacks in the news, why on earth would ethics training for lawyers be at the top of your agenda? In recent times, we have
The phrase “legal artificial intelligence” puts the fear of God into many in the profession. For others, it is simply unrealistic science fiction of the Arnold Schwarzenegger variety. Few are ready to
You cannot underestimate the importance of social media for small law firms in the modern business world. This is true for all businesses, including small law firms and sole practitioners.