Private client

Don’t underestimate career paralegals

Amanda Hamilton explains why the legal profession needs to embrace all paralegals, not just those who aspire to becom

12 Sep 2017

Questions to change the world

John Bunker provides guidance on responding to the Law Commission consultation on the law o

12 Sep 2017

The importance of legacy giving

In the lead-up to ‘Remember A Charity In Your Will Week’, Rob Cope outlines the latest inheritance research findings, and emphasises the importance of solicitors reminding clients about charitabl

11 Sep 2017

GDPR: Prevention better than cure

The TalkTalk fine is a timely reminder that data protection compliance is mandatory, not optional, says Jame

08 Sep 2017

Invest in understanding the client journey

To improve service delivery, you need to track the complete journey your clients make, explains Hele

08 Sep 2017

'The Clash Question'

Adam Hattersley offers advice to trainee solicitors worried about not being retained by thei

08 Sep 2017

Good instructions yield good results

A close working relationship between solicitor and expert will benefit both sides, explains Sand

08 Sep 2017

When should you self-report to the SRA?

Identifying breaches highlights weaknesses in compliance and is a good opportunity to implement stronger systems and controls, explains Ma

08 Sep 2017

Solicitor who overcharged estate by 574 per cent struck off

Tribunal lambasts ‘disgraceful’ misconduct that led to charity being deprived o

07 Sep 2017