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Berlad Graham LLP is an innovate Lexcel accredited law firm, dedicated to offering lawyers a new and modern approach to how they work. Established in October 2011 , we have now lawyers working all over the country and internationally.
We welcome applications from qualified lawyers to join us as consultants. You carry out the legal work for your clients and we provide everything else. The rest is history.
How we work?
We offer a new way of working, allowing you to escape the traditional office and 9-5 hours. We allow you full control over your work-life balance and only expect that you maintain our excellent reputation by delivering outstanding services to your clients and adhering to regulatory requirements.
You will be self-employed, working from home or any location of your choice with full support of the hub and our support staff. We provide the infrastructure and facilities, allowing you to concentrate on nothing other than your legal work.
What do we offer?
Flexibility – our consultants have the freedom to work when, where and how they want. Our cutting-edge systems ensure that they can work from anywhere in the world and at any time. We only take on experienced lawyers and can therefore confidently trust them to manage their workload as they see fit, without compromising the exceptional level of services expected from our firm.
Remuneration - our consultants enjoy significantly higher earnings via their commission rates on their billing, as compared to their potential earnings as employees. Gone are the days where you earn only one third of what you bill.
Tax benefits and various other financial advantages - In addition to a higher commission rate, our consultants also enjoy tax benefits and various other financial advantages deriving from their self-employed position.
Management – the partners of the firm oversee and implement processes and systems, to ensure the firms and its consultants are compliant with the SRA code of conduct, adhering to regulatory requirements and adhering to financial administration requirements. They will also oversee and manage your career development as a consultant at the firm, assisting you to build your caseload and client base.
Support staff – we provide an array of central support for our consultants including:
- A staff managed telephone line from 9am – 5pm
- Support staff at the hub who deal with post, file opening, archiving, printing, scanning and other administrative requests from our consultants
- Marketing staff who focus on promoting our consultants.
- Accounts team who deal with postings and payments including banking
Technology - we provide our consultants with cutting edge, cloud-based technology ensuring they have access to the legal case management system and their case-load 24 hours of the day. They also have access to online resources, including a legal library, precedents, court forms, research tools, statutes and daily updates.
Offices and meeting rooms – our central office is based in North West London with excellent access to train stations, motorways and public transport. We offer our consultants access to meetings rooms and hot-desks at the office.
Other facilities and benefits:
- Branding – letterhead papers, business cards and website promotion
- Dedicated IT support
- Meeting the costs of practising certificate and CPD training
- In-house referrals
- Professional indemnity insurance
Find out more
If you would like to find out more, please contact us and we would be happy to have a chat.