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Burcher Jennings enters the accountancy profession

Accountancy firms are increasingly finding themselves being challenged on hourly billing and other inflexible and outdated pricing models, according to international pricing guru Richard Burcher. Burcher Jennings are being approached by accountancy firms keen to learn lessons drawn from similar disruption to age-old and increasingly discredited pricing models.

December 11th, 2017 | Comments Off on Burcher Jennings enters the accountancy profession

Law firm cash flow reaching crisis point: Many firms carrying huge liabilities as under-strain courts system leads to big delays in bill payments

The recent trickle of law firm and legal supplier firm failures could become a stream unless new ways are found to manage severe cash flow problems affecting the industry, according to Martyn Jennings, founder and chief executive of Burcher Jennings and a leading expert on legal costs.

November 27th, 2017 | Comments Off on Law firm cash flow reaching crisis point: Many firms carrying huge liabilities as under-strain courts system leads to big delays in bill payments

New Bath office for leading legal costs specialist Burcher Jennings

Burcher Jennings, leading provider of costs, pricing and funding expertise to the legal sector, has increased its office footprint with the opening of a new Bath office.

July 17th, 2017 | Comments Off on New Bath office for leading legal costs specialist Burcher Jennings

Burcher Jennings to offer speedy, cost-effective solution for costs claims with new Costs Mediation Service

Pressure from the courts on parties in costs cases, in common with other matters, to use mediation to settle disputes – including a growing number of penalties for parties that decline mediation – lies behind today’s launch from leading costs, pricing and funding specialist Burcher Jennings of a new Costs Mediation Service. The service will help parties to resolve matters with reduced delay, expense and uncertainty – and to avoid the threat of penalties from the courts for declining to mediate.

July 5th, 2017 | Comments Off on Burcher Jennings to offer speedy, cost-effective solution for costs claims with new Costs Mediation Service

‘Overwhelming’ pace of change in legal costs rules and procedure prompts Burcher Jennings to launch new Costs Masterclass

Four years since the Jackson reforms came into force, and with no respite for law firms from the significant challenges posed by ongoing changes in the rules and procedures for costs, Burcher Jennings has today launched a fully updated Costs Masterclass for 2017.

May 23rd, 2017 | Comments Off on ‘Overwhelming’ pace of change in legal costs rules and procedure prompts Burcher Jennings to launch new Costs Masterclass

Burcher Jennings ‘sends clients to jail’ to kick off year of Headway fundraising

Leading costs, pricing and funding consultants Burcher Jennings have kicked off a year as the “baton holders” for Headway, the brain injury charity, with a “Budgets, J-codes and E-billing” training seminar for clients in the grounds of HM Prison Styal.

March 16th, 2017 | Comments Off on Burcher Jennings ‘sends clients to jail’ to kick off year of Headway fundraising

Lex Mundi makes unique strategic investment in pricing skills across its global legal network

A survey of the world’s leading network of independent law firms, Lex Mundi, placing pricing at the top end of the list of critical skills for law firms to develop in the coming years, has prompted the network to team up with Validatum, one of the world’s leading legal services pricing consultancies to address the issue.

March 1st, 2017 | Comments Off on Lex Mundi makes unique strategic investment in pricing skills across its global legal network