In a post-pandemic world, we ask what lessons have been learned and look at recent research findings that could help conveyancers easily employ “smarter working” practices.
Lockdown restrictions triggered an evolution in the approach to work, and the day-to-day landscape now looks significantly different, with accelerated working from home practices, often undertaken whilst balancing the needs of family members also affected by the measures.
Conveyancing solicitors and other legal professionals are adjusting to new remote service delivery formats, maintaining team and client connections despite challenging market conditions. Research carried out by a consultancy with strong engagement amongst the legal profession offers some suggestions on how firms can adjust their business models, ensuring safe working practices, whilst meeting client preferences.
The “strongest sentiment” reported by the smart working focus group was a desire to continue with the new normal to support well-being, promote flexibility and delivery of continued …