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Insight Reports

We don’t just help clients make the news; we help them shape the news. Here you will find our previous Byfield Insight Reports which have enabled our clients and Byfield to provide thought leadership on important legal developments.

Risky Business – Taking the pulse on law firm reputation management 22 May 2017

Risky Business – Taking the pulse on law firm reputation management

Byfield is delighted to have partnered with Legal Business magazine to investigate how law firms approach building, preserving, and defending their reputations. Risky Business – a study of approaches to reputation management in the legal sector – surveys 50 in-house communications professionals at the top 100 UK law firms, and analyses their responses.

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From Recruitment to Robots: Growth Strategies for Law Firms 13 September 2016

From Recruitment to Robots: Growth Strategies for Law Firms

Our latest piece of research, in partnership with Fox Williams LLP, looks at alternatives to merger for law firm growth. Our survey of the top 200 UK law firms shows that leading firms are moving away from merging as a favoured growth strategy because of the perceived financial, reputational and cultural risks associated with failed mergers.

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Opening up or shutting out? 13 October 2015

Opening up or shutting out?

Social mobility in the legal profession – October 2015 This report is a joint effort between Byfield Consultancy and diversity champion and award winning lawyer leading the legal team at Roche UK, Funke Abimbola.

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