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Where are the MDPs? Waiting for the accountants to start setting them up

There is so far little evidence that alternative business structures (ABSs) will spawn large numbers of multi-disciplinary practices (MDPs), and those that do are likely to be accountancy led, it was claimed yesterday.

September 26th, 2012 | 1 Comment »

Making alternative business structures work

Lawrence Cook, director of marketing and business development at Thesis Asset Management – which was once owned by and is still linked to south-east law firm Thomas Eggar – outlines their experience of joint ventures with solicitors.

September 4th, 2012 | Comments Off on Making alternative business structures work

News round-up: HighStreetLawyer.com expands, firm recruits COLP, will-writer training boost, and much more

Our regular round-up of bits of news you may have missed include new locations for the HighStreetLawyer.com network, a firm recruiting its COLP, firms launching joint ventures and targeted services, professional training for will-writers, money laundering warning, and more.

March 9th, 2012 | No Comments »

Innovation and teamwork are “key to ABS survival”

Creativity and collaboration should be the priority for law firms looking to fend off the threats from a liberated legal market, with joint ventures, referral networks and share offerings all possible solutions, last week’s Legal Futures conference was told.

October 24th, 2011 | No Comments »