- Wednesday, 4 November 2015
A lawyer-matching service originally designed for tech start-ups and SMEs has secured a second, much larger cash injection of £850,000 from a range of investors led by e-commerce specialist Forward Partners. Ih-house lawyers at large companies are now using the service to save money.
Tags: lawyer-matching services, SMEs, start-ups
Posted in Latest news, Market monitor
- Monday, 19 January 2015
A new lawyer-matching service aimed particularly at tech start-ups has secured £260,000 of funding from e-commerce funder Forward Partners and Jonathan McKay, chairman of JustGiving.
Tags: fixed fees, lawyer-matching services
Posted in Latest news, Market monitor, Marketing & PR, Technology
Over the Christmas break while relaxing, I decided it would be a perfect time to catch up on a few stories from the legal sector to see how the profession was coping.
Mentoring programmes are increasingly common in law firms. The weight of academic literature points to the positive benefits of mentoring on professional development.