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Profits soar at National Accident Helpline as it aims beyond personal injury

Legal lead generator National Accident Helpline today unveiled strong results for its first year as an AIM-listed business and indicated that it will continue to move beyond its core of personal injury to other areas of consumer law.

March 24th, 2015 | No Comments »

Express Solicitors poised for further acquisitions after £10m funding boost

Express Solicitors, the Manchester personal injury firm, is poised to make further acquisitions after securing £10m funding from the Royal Bank of Scotland. It said the money allowed a focus on growing the business “without having to compromise” on other areas.

March 13th, 2015 | No Comments »

Carnage – is it avoidable?

Many commentators are voicing their opinion and there does appear to be a growing consensus that 2015 is the year the devastating side of LASPO will fully show its face. Legal Futures last month reported a prediction of impending carnage in the personal injury (PI) market and it may well be true, but are there avenues that can be taken to mitigate the destructive nature of cash drying up on small-to-medium sized PI practices.

March 6th, 2015 | No Comments »

Assure Law targets personal injury with latest acquisition

Business consultancy Assure Law has bought a specialist rehabilitation service as it expands the range of services it offers to law firms, following its acquisition of HighStreetLawyer.com and Lawyers2you.

February 12th, 2015 | No Comments »

PI lawyers predict “carnage” in market

There could be “carnage” among personal injury (PI) firms this year as the full impact of the Jackson reforms and portal fee cuts finally hits home, lawyers have predicted.

February 5th, 2015 | 1 Comment »

SME law firms “face the most threat” from new entrants, survey finds

Small and medium-sized law firms “face the most threat” from new entrants and increased competition, a wide-ranging survey of the UK legal services market has found.

February 4th, 2015 | 2 Comments »

“I want to dominate the market,” says entrepreneur as he secures £12m funding for clin neg ABS

An entrepreneur has revealed plans to combine a claims management company, a consumer website and the clinical negligence department of a top 100 firm to form a market-dominating alternative business structure.

January 30th, 2015 | No Comments »

New Quindell chairman attacked over share option “conflict of interest”

Quindell was the centre of renewed criticism this week over the grant of over 8m in share options to Richard Rose, the AIM-listed company’s new non-executive chairman, whose appointment was announced on Monday.

January 14th, 2015 | No Comments »

Fast-growing Midlands firm becomes ABS

DBS Law, a fast-growing general civil practice based in Birmingham, has become an alternative business structure as it looks to build on its dramatic growth over recent years.

January 12th, 2015 | No Comments »

Law firm’s medical negligence advert “likely to cause distress to pregnant viewers”

The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled that a TV medical negligence advert for Merseyside personal injury specialists Michael W Halsall Solicitors was “likely to cause undue distress to pregnant viewers”.

November 12th, 2014 | No Comments »