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Law firms: does culture eat strategy for breakfast?

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For law firms, does Peter Drucker’s quote really ring true?  Or is it simply that strategy still trumps culture in the eyes of lawyers and counsel? It seems to depend on whom you listen to.  A panel of experts at Legal Week’s Global Independent Law Firms Forum debate recently discussed some of these issues. On the […]Read more

106 seconds with… Margaret Casely-Hayford, Chair, Action Aid UK

Margaret Casely-Hayford was a lawyer for some 30 years: twenty years with City law firm Dentons, where she was made a Partner and then nine years as Director of Legal Services and Company Secretary for the John Lewis Partnership from which she retired in 2014. She decided in 2014 to transition into a boardroom portfolio […]Read more

106 seconds with… Asif Sadiq, Head of Equality and Inclusion, City of London Police

Asif joined the City of London Police in 2005 as a Special Constable and after a year, went on to join as a full-time Police Officer. He is now based at Wood Street Police Station in the City of London and is the Head of the Equality, Diversity and Human Rights Unit.  Over the last ten years, […]Read more