Multi-brand platform Bamboo partners with Legl to streamline onboarding and drive efficiency across business operations


Bamboo is a platform for legal service providers, offering a regulated environment and essential tools for fee earners and legal professionals, including cashiering, compliance, professional indemnity insurance, and technology platforms. As a multi-brand platform, Bamboo covers a wide range of legal services across different areas of law. Kieren Windsor, Director of Platform Services, is responsible for ensuring that all components of the platform function optimally for Bamboo’s lawyers. He manages the internal tech stack which enables Bamboo’s law brand’s lawyers to focus more on their legal work, with the assurance that other aspects, such as administrative focused tasks around compliance, are [...]

Multi-brand platform Bamboo partners with Legl to streamline onboarding and drive efficiency across business operations2023-08-10T11:37:46+00:00

Source of Funds CDD: An Art or a Science?


Tackling issues of source of funds (SoF) and source of wealth (SoW) when undertaking your client due diligence is often more art than science. In a recent webinar, Kate Burt, Head of Risk & Compliance discussed the regulatory requirements surrounding source of funds and how Legl can help to leverage your firms’ approach to this issue. It is estimated that approximately £100 billion is laundered every year in the UK, and £1.8 trillion on a global scale. How are you ensuring your firm isn’t unknowingly processing dirty money? Spearheaded by the SRA, the Legal Sector Affinity Group (LSAG) is comprised of all of [...]

Source of Funds CDD: An Art or a Science?2022-12-01T09:49:18+00:00

Legl Raises $18M to Automate Law Firm Operations


Legl, the SaaS platform for modern law firm operations that drives compliant, workflow driven payments and automates legacy business processes, announced today that it has closed an $18 million Series B funding round. The fundraise was led by several technology investors, including existing investor Octopus Ventures. Legl combines the automation of manual business processes for regulated law firms, like compliance, risk, onboarding and payment, with a lightweight CRM and flexible, no-code workflows. It enables law firms to better manage cash flow and mitigate risk, through better understanding client data and managing the entire client lifecycle. In a little over 2 years since [...]

Legl Raises $18M to Automate Law Firm Operations2022-05-18T09:53:04+00:00

Webinar: The Role of Lawyers in an Automated World


As technology evolves, so too does the fear that this will replace humans in the workspace – and this fear has carried over into the traditionally tech-averse legal profession. But peaceful coexistence can exist and the alignment of human and tech can in fact benefit all involved, both lawyers and clients alike. Join us for a conversation with Tony Randle, Partner at Shoosmiths, around: Why lawyers should embrace technology, not fear it The three laws of legal robotics How human EQ + tech IQ = a better client experience The future of “lawyering” Date: Wednesday, 25 May, 2022 Time: 1:00pm BST [...]

Webinar: The Role of Lawyers in an Automated World2022-05-11T11:16:26+00:00

Estatesearch: Managing Risk in Estate Administration – Missed Assets and Liabilities


Missed Assets and Liabilities - Due diligence, managing risk and best practice Investigating a deceased’s finances is a large part of a Personal Representative’s job during the process of estate administration. It’s one of their primary and most urgent duties and is an essential part of the due diligence, risk management and best practice they are expected to carry out within their role. Unclaimed Assets in the UK 2020 figures from Reclaim Fund Limited - the fund banks pay assets into when they have reached 15 years or more - show that there was a staggering £1.3 billion left in the [...]

Estatesearch: Managing Risk in Estate Administration – Missed Assets and Liabilities2022-03-08T13:20:04+00:00

Quill and Legl Partner to Deliver Online Payments to UK-based Law Firms


Quill’s comprehensive accounts and practice management software now tightly integrates with leading client lifecycle management and payments tool provider, Legl.  Combined Quill-Legl users can use new online payments functionality directly from the money management module within their existing Quill system. Quill users can offer clients an easy and secure way to pay – thereby reducing average payment times from six weeks to sixteen hours or less. Integration is suitable for receiving funds on both account and bill payments. Quill, the leading supplier of legal accounts software and outsourced cashiering services in the UK, is pleased to announce a significant new integration [...]

Quill and Legl Partner to Deliver Online Payments to UK-based Law Firms2022-01-13T10:04:17+00:00

How to Proactively Prepare Your Law Firm for the Future


The uncertain pandemic landscape has permanently shifted the way that law firms do business. The phrase “new normal” has been bandied about for months. But there seems to be little consensus on what that actually means, or on what makes one firm thrive in the current climate while another fails. One thing is clear – the law firms seeking to remain competitive are taking the disruption of the pandemic as an opportunity to re-evaluate their priorities. Client expectations are evolving. Being a “client-centric” law firm involves a mindset shift that puts the client at the heart of decision-making and priorities. [...]

How to Proactively Prepare Your Law Firm for the Future2021-11-16T13:57:32+00:00

How to scale your technology suite using innovation


Law firms are embracing mobile apps in a big way in 2021. And whilst creating 1 app is seen as the norm, now more than ever it is becoming an increasing expectation to build out a suite of apps that are both internal and client facing. Having the right knowledge to scale your technology is key. During this webinar the Innovation team from Mills & Reeve will share their knowledge and insights on how they developed a suite of solutions that: - Educate staff on the firm’s client facing technology - Capture internal information in one place so it’s accessible on [...]

How to scale your technology suite using innovation2021-07-08T11:10:58+00:00

Social Media for Lawyers


Social media platforms enable lawyers to build audiences, engage with groups and individuals, network and increase instructions. But it can be difficult to work out which networks to use, the type of content to create, and how to engage people without being 'salesy'. Join our webinar to hear founder and managing director of LexRex Communications, Victoria Moffatt talk about the power of social media and how lawyers can learn to utilise it. During this hour-long session Victoria will share her expertise, provide real-life examples of strong engagement and answer questions from delegates.

Social Media for Lawyers2021-05-28T07:44:25+00:00

UKLTA welcomes latest member Burness Paul


UKLTA, the Legal Technology Association for the UK is happy to announce today that Burness Paul has joined the Association. Burness Paull is a top tier commercial law firm supporting clients across Scotland, the UK and internationally. Two things make us tick: delivering results and being easy to deal with. Sam Moore said "At Burness Paull we’ve been on a successful technology journey for many years now, however 2020 brought new and unexpected challenges to our own people and to our clients alike. Now more than ever we feel it’s important to take a collegiate approach to common industry [...]

UKLTA welcomes latest member Burness Paul2021-03-08T10:49:27+00:00
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