Centre for Assessment case study: Weightmans

Case Study - 23/01/2017 : customer service excellence, General, ISO training, James Holman, law firm, Lexcel, top 100 law firm, training, weightmans

Weightmans is a top 45 law firm with 110 specialism rankings, 184 individual rankings in Chambers and Legal 500 and a turnover of £100m.

They have gained a reputation for being a national leader in representing large public...

Briefing October 2016: Ready for takeoff

Resource - 04/10/2016 : addleshaw goddard, AG Integrate, artificial intelligence, Ashusrt Advance, baker & mckenzie, brexit, collaboration linklaters, Coud, Eversheds Consulting, expansion, Howard Kennedy, innovation, ireland, kennedys, knowledge management, lewis silkin, lexisnexis enterprise solutions, mergers, mishcon de reya, OnePlace, Peer monitor, research and development, Salesforce, shoosmiths, Socia mobility, thomson reuters elite, weightmans, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Ready for takeoff
 

How law firms are opting to expand, with Brexit simmering in the background and the 2020 strategic road stretching ahead.

 

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Briefing supplement: Finance leaders

Resource - 06/09/2016 : aderant, alternative business structures, banks, billing, BLM, business intelligence, data management, dwf, Econocom, finance management, General, Informance, IntApp, key performance indicators, matterworks, pricing, time-keeping, weightmans, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Briefing supplement: Finance leaders
 

Paths to profitability

Does finance know its own strength?

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Briefing July 2016: Learning leadership

Resource - 05/07/2016 : aderant, Bond Dickinson, Boodle Hatfield, brexit, Browne Jacobson, Case Business School, cms, creating competitive advantage, DocAuto, dwf, eclipse, Enable, EU, EU referendum, Fieldfisher, Finance, Herbert Smith Freehills, IT, keoghs, legal business, lewis silkin, LTC4, MBA, paperless, paperless office, Payne Hicks Beach, Portcullis Legals, Prosperoware, shoosmiths, Simmons and Simmons, the psychology of conflict, Thomson Reuters, thomson reuters elite, Thomson Snell & Passmore, weightmans, withers, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Learning leadership
 

Could an MBA change your leader for the better?
 

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Coming of age: The making of business partners at Weightmans

Case Study - 01/07/2016 : bid executive roles in law firms, business development executive roles in law firms, law firm hr roles, law firm marketing jobs, legal hr jobs, weightmans, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

Weightmans is clearly doing something right when it comes to its business services professionals. Take HR Director Sam Airey and Marketing Director Sarah-Jane Howitt. Both have been with the firm for a long time – Airey for 16 years, Howitt...

Thomson Reuters Elite unveils new global Client Advisory Board

News Article - 16/11/2015 : alston & bird, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Client Advisory Board, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, Robins Kaplan, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox, Stinson Leonard Street, weightmans, Finance, Technology

Thomson Reuters Elite, part of Thomson Reuters Legal, today announced the launch of a new Client Advisory Board comprised of senior leaders from across the company’s global client base.

The new board has been created as a key...

Briefing on: Reviewing resourcing in 2015

Resource - 08/10/2015 : aderant, apprentices, ashurst, BA Insight, berwin leighton paisner, bird & bird, dac beachcroft, diversity, employee engagement, inclusion, Informance, King & Wood Mallesons, Lawyers on Demand, lexisnexis, Mater Brown, mobile working, regression analysis, reverse mentoring, social mobility, stress management, training, unconscious bias, Vodafone, weightmans, Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance

Something for everyone?
 

Chris Oglethorpe, HR director at Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co, explains the importance of data to improving employee engagement, plus perspectives on delivering ...

Seminar: anti money laundering: myths, legends and practical tips

Event - 13/06/2014 : Manchester, Money Laundering Regulations 2007, quill pinpoint, risk and compliance, seminar, weightmans, Round tables, Technology, Practice Management

In association with the Compl-i team at Weightmans, Quill Pinpoint are delighted to invite you to one of their joint topical breakfast...

Seminar: anti money laundering: myths, legends and practical tips

Event - 13/06/2014 : Central London, Money Laundering Regulations 2007, quill pinpoint, risk and compliance, seminar, weightmans, Round tables, Technology, Practice Management

In association with the Compl-i team at Weightmans, Quill Pinpoint are delighted to invite you to one of their joint topical breakfast seminars...

Briefing on: People, change and transformation

Resource - 22/05/2014 : briefing magazine, clifford chance, clyde & co, dla piper, eversheds, General, Hill Dickinson, hr, human resources, law firm news, Norton Rose Fulbright, olswang, Parabis Group, pinsent masons, weightmans, withers, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Change, transform, grow

Harnessing people power to drive strategy and growth on the biggest stage is a major challenge firms are facing. 

Developing your people in tandem with your culture, getting unity across a...

Weightmans consolidates technology platform with 3E and MatterSphere for enhanced stability

News Article - 21/02/2014 : 3E, document management, financial management, legal it, Legal News, legal software, legal technology, Matter Management, mattersphere, thomson reuters elite, Thomson Reuters Elite's Enterprise Business Management Solution, UK law firms, weightmans, Finance, Technology

Top UK firm replaces disparate software applications with Thomson Reuters Elite’s Enterprise Business Management Solution

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The legal sector backs children’s advocacy charity NYAS

News Article - 05/02/2014 : charity, document direct, Document production support, Legal News, NYAS, Typing, weightmans, Human Resources, Technology

Document Direct has joined forces with Weightmans to help Merseyside-based national charity NYAS launch a new corporate awareness and...

Briefing on: Legal technology in 2014

Resource - 09/12/2013 : berwin leighton paisner, briefing magazine, clyde & co, dentons, dla piper, eversheds, General, IT, legal it, legal support network, legal tech, LSN, osborne clarke, Paul Caris, project management, reed smith, reynolds porter chamberlain, taylor wessing, Technology, weightmans, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Here comes tomorrow...

Whether it's the driver of strategy or the enabler (that's still up for debate), there's no disputing IT is at the centre of the big moves in legal. How firms are using technology to...

Weightmans now live on MiniSoft's ARCS 2G

News Article - 25/11/2013 : ARCS 2G, credit control software, legal software, minisoft, weightmans, Technology

MiniSoft UK  are proud to announce that Weightmans  this week went live on ARCS 2G, the leading AR and WIP management software within the legal industry.
 
Weightmans, who have recently achieved top rankings for both...

Document management: The digital edge

News Article - 17/10/2013 : document management systems, Slater & Gordon, The Lawyer, weightmans, Knowledge Management, Technology

The proliferation of digital documents and the changing litigation landscape make efficient document management more important than ever. 

Q: How can document management help a firm predict and control costs following the...