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By Ian Hopkins

How Smaller Law Firms Can Compete in the Current Recruitment Market

The demand for lawyers in the UK legal profession currently outstrips supply tilting the market strongly in the candidates’ favour.

In this article Ian Hopkins Senior Associate Consultant with cpm21 provides advice on steps smaller firms can take to improve their chances of successfully recruiting.

By Ian Hopkins

Tips to Successfully Manage Conflict within a Law Firm

Law firms are people businesses, so it is inevitable that conflict will arise from time to time.

In this article cpm21 Senior Associate Consultant Ian Hopkins examines some of the causes of conflict within law firms, why its important to deal with the conflict when it arises and provides tips for law firm leaders on how to resolve the conflict.

By Paul Jones

Whatever you do, do not say - Do Not Know!

As we have said in our articles on the subject over the last 2 years, the Anti-Money Laundering focus by the Solicitors Regulation Authority is not short term, it is here to stay and will continue to be a focal point for the regulator.

By Wayne Williams

We are delighted to welcome Ian Hopkins to CPM21 as Senior Associate Consultant

We are delighted to welcome Ian Hopkins to CPM21 as Senior Associate Consultant.

Ian brings a wealth of law firm management experience as a former Managing Partner and Chief Executive of UK Top 250 Law firms Leo Abse and Cohen, Warners LLP, Debenhams Ottaway LLP and B P Collins LLP.

Most recently Ian was Regional Director at UK Top 50 AIM listed firm Ince, with responsibility for the development of Ince’s Cardiff and Bristol offices.