- Thursday, 2 September 2010
There is a lot to cram into this week’s round-up of other regulation and Legal Services Act stories on the web. First of all, we should direct you to Legal Futures Editor Neil Rose’s Guardian blog that just being part of the high street network should not be enough to protect law firms – access to justice cannot be judged purely by quantity.
Tags: headline pricing, high street firms, LDP, legal disciplinary practice, Legal Ombudsman, price comparison, professional indemnity insurance, reserved legal activities
Posted in News
- Wednesday, 1 September 2010
Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) complaints two years ago about the way some conveyancing law firms were advertising their prices led the Law Society to issue guidance last week on “headline pricing”, Legal Futures has discovered.
Tags: conveyancing, headline pricing, Solicitors Regulation Authority
Posted in Marketing & PR, News, Solicitors
What the pandemic has brought into sharp focus for firms is a desire to reduce costs. In 2019, research found cost reductions were last on a long list of priorities for firms; now they are near the top.
As my legal career progressed, I began to realise the reality was very different than I had envisaged. I was in a constant state of stress, working very long hours. I normalised the stress, as it seemed to be everywhere I looked.