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Making a Success of Legal Aid: Better Days for the Practitioner

Making a Success of Legal Aid: Better Days for the Practitioner (Paperback)

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This practical guide is packed with useful advice for managing a legal aid firm in times of change. The book brings together all the important issues affecting legal aid firms -- particularly focusing on how they need to adopt a new approach in order to deliver legal aid services in a modern manner consistent with the demands of the Legal Services Commission and the existing competitive environment. - written specifically for those managing legal aid firms -- tailored to their needs and concerns - combines practical experience of legal aid practice and respected modern management thinking - makes sense of and demystifies the complex SQMS specification and the purpose behind it - gives practical illustrations including how to work out and improve profitability. Making a Success of Legal Aid is essential reading for busy legal aid managers concerned about the ongoing success and profitability of their firm.

LawLaws of Specific jurisdictionsLegal system: generalLegal system: costs & funding Publisher: The Law Society Publication Date: 01/11/2003 ISBN-13: 9781853288876  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Penny Owston is the managing partner at Martin & Haigh in Scunthorpe and a director Brightwater Consulting & Development Ltd. She is a member of the Law Society Children Panel, the Family Panel and also a Higher Court Advocate. She is a Law Society Council member and a member of the Standards Board. Penny also works as a management consultant and trainer for law firms. Simon McCall is a director of Brightwater Consulting & Development Ltd and does management consulting, training, facilitation and coaching work with professional service firms and particularly law firms. After practising for 10 years as a solicitor he moved into consulting in 1990. Simon is also a member of the faculty on the Nottingham Law School MBA in Legal Practice.

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