A Sheffield firm which took on thousands of cases from the collapsed Pure Group has itself filed for administration. According to court records, SSB Group Ltd gave notice of its intention to appoint an administrator on Monday. It is understood the business is in talks over a pre-pack sale as it seeks to avoid an intervention by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
As widely trailed to the national media, reforms to criminal sentencing and the leasehold system feature heavily in the government's legislative programme in the runup to the general election expected in autumn 2024.
A law firm owner has revealed that switching to a four-day week has boosted turnover by 22%.
A national firm which rebranded just over a year ago has been put in the hands of administrators, the Gazette learned today.
The personal injury (PI) market is showing “little signs of recovery”, with some – mainly larger – firms posting good results and having expansion strategies, new research has found.
Two of the best-known names in the personal injury market are set to disappear after they were acquired by Manchester firm Express Solicitors, as it continues its “march” to become the country’s largest claimant PI practice.
Hundreds of jobs have been saved after the business and assets of defendant insurance firm Plexus Law were sold out of administration.
A US judge has issued a joint fine to two lawyers involved in a case where non-existent cases were submitted to the court after ChatGPT was used for legal research.