Chief executive says staff are now coached to be firmer with clients about when they are expected to pay bills.
Managing partner Michael Castle joins Big Four firm from Allen & Overy.
Firm says it is committed to minimising the number of people affected by job losses.
Association of Law Firm Merger Advisers will respond to ’changes and challenges’ facing profession.
Regulator announces closure of Essex and Hounslow firms, citing reason to suspect dishonesty by employee.
International firm admits system may appear counter-intuitive, but it can free up lawyers to concentrate on more important matters.