Briefing Magazine October 2016
A blissful Brexit?
Dave Harris, principal consultant at LexisNexis Enterprise Solutions, says gaining clients' trust to guide them post-Brexit will highlight the value of deep data insight as never before.
One wonders if law firm reactions following the Brexit vote are knee-jerk responses to the economic uncertainty. There have been announcements of pay freezes, potential redundancies, the expectation of revenue losses and withdrawal of investment plans.
Many top firms are also funding lawyers to register in Ireland, and even in other EU countries, to minimise the impact of Brexit on their EU law practice. Some are even looking to focus more effort on regions such as Asia and Africa for their growth.