Clyde & Co CEO Peter Hasson talks to The Lawyer about why he avoids grand visions for the agency’s future and the way he sees the authorized trade reworking within the coming years forward of this yr’s Enterprise Management Summit in affiliation with Propero.
What’s the greatest problem dealing with legislation companies as we speak?
The trade is in a state of flux with nice change in know-how, enterprise improvement, folks technique and new opponents all, to some extent, requiring new or totally different approaches. Balancing that want for change with the crucial of working a wholesome enterprise day after day is the largest problem.
What’s your one huge prediction for the authorized trade?
The authorized market has proved itself to be extremely resilient and adaptable through the years. The identical traits that we have now seen throughout that point and which have supported that – consolidation, the working of legislation companies as companies, the rising dialogue and transparency within the purchaser/vendor relationship, and so on – are all prone to proceed. New entrants will discover it tougher than many individuals predict, however they are going to be an element.
What’s your “imaginative and prescient for the long run” for Clyde & Co?
As a agency we have now intentionally eschewed grand visions. One among our strengths although is that we labored out early what we had been good at and we have now devoted ourselves to a relentless pursuit of being the perfect we will be for our purchasers in these areas. We expect that’s the finest recipe for achievement in the long run.
The way forward for the authorized trade and how one can future-proof your legislation agency technique are subjects explored at this yr’s Enterprise Management Summit in affiliation with Propero. For extra data on the convention, a replica of the agenda, or to inquire about attending, please contact Nathan Graham on +44(zero) 20 7970 4672.