The Small Firms Division helps small firms and sole practitioners with advice, business tools and news, in collaboration with the Law Management Section, to help you stay competitive.
Find out more about the Division : watch a video from a small-firm practitioner explaining what the Small Firms Division can do for you.
We welcome the SRA's focus on improving its relationship with sole practitioners and small firms, urging it to improve its communication and support for small firms to make it easier for them to comply with SRA regulation.
The Law Society Council met on 10 December and agreed to seek a judicial review. A series of roadshow events will explain what duty contracts mean to you and what the Law Society is saying and doing about them.
This new practice note aims to provide general guidance on tax matters to help solicitors keep their tax affairs in order. It explains some recently introduced schemes, such as cash basis accounting and simplified expenses, which are intended to simplify tax returns for the self-employed.
In an article for the Gazette, Elle Mcdonald looks at how small- and medium-sized law firms can get their hands on government money to boost their businesses and provide coaching.