Client Snapshot: Buckles
23 Jan 2023 | Advisory, Our Experience, Our Insights, Selection
Project type Practice management system selectionScope Buckles was looking at a PMS to replace its long-standing SOS solution. With an ambitious growth target – to double in size by 2025 – and a multi-currency requirement, the firm was ready to move on from its...
Baskerville Drummond retains top banding in 2022 Chambers guide
23 Jun 2022 | Our Experience, Our Insights
Baskerville Drummond is delighted to announced that it has retained its Band 1 rating in the 2022 edition of Chambers and Partners’ LawTech Consulting guide.
Guest blog: Increasing Productivity in law firms…
11 Apr 2022 | Advisory, Michelle Howard, Our Insights
Future Focussed In the series of articles entitled, ‘Making law firms more profitable’ Richard Wyatt looks at three ways in which law firms can become more profitable. They are to: Increase fee earner numbers Increase profitability per fee earner Reduce overheads...
Making law firms more profitable – Part 3: The Fool’s Errand
3 Mar 2022 | Advisory, Advisory, Finance, Finance, Making law firms more profitable, Our Experience, Our Insights
So far in this mini-series, we have looked at two ways of increasing law firm profits. Firstly, by only increasing fee earner numbers, and Secondly by making fee-earning staff more productive, i.e., they produce more Income, per fee earner, per annum. We concluded...
Client Snapshot: Endeavour Partnership
27 Feb 2022 | Advisory, Advisory, Our Experience, Our Insights, Selection
Endeavour was just over halfway through a 3-year contact with its managed service provider (MSP) but the firm did not feel it was receiving an ideal level of service and support, particularly in respect of on-site assistance, even before the pandemic broke.
Client Snapshot: Laura Devine Immigration
1 Aug 2021 | Client Snapshots, Our Experience, Our Insights, Selection, Selection
Project type PMS selectionScope Boutique firm Laura Devine Immigration (LDI) engaged Baskerville Drummond initially to run its PMS selection process to give the firm absolute confidence in their final decision, needing certainty in terms of both functional alignment...
Information Security Accreditation
24 Jun 2021 | Advisory, Featured, Implementation, Our Experience, Our Insights
We are very pleased and proud to have achieved Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus in the last couple of months, not only because it is a demonstration of how seriously we take our clients’ data security but also because it shows that we can ‘walk the walk’ when it comes to the advice that we give our clients.
Client Snapshot: Streathers Solicitors
15 Jun 2021 | Client Snapshots, Implementation, Our Experience, Our Insights, Selection, Selection
Project type PMS selectionScope Streathers had looked at a number of practice management systems but lacked the internal knowledge and time to move the project forward. Baskerville Drummond was engaged to manage the selection project end-to-end, from initial...
Hi, Finance – May
31 May 2021 | Finance, Hi Finance, Our Insights
“Our income is not the same as our fees. Is that wrong?” The problem Most law firms and managers within those firms, such as Department or Team Heads, tend to monitor performance by looking at the fees billed by each fee earner/team/department, or the firm overall....