Law firms missing out on SME work over cost concerns, LSB study finds
More than half of small businesses are handling their own legal matters amid widespread concerns about the value for money offered by law firms, according to a major Legal Services Board (LSB) research project. The report, compiled in partnership with pollsters YouGov, surveyed 9,703 small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in England and Wales, with 52% of respondents stating that they handle legal problems without external help.
More than half of small businesses are handling their own legal matters amid widespread concerns about the value for money offered by law firms, according to a major Legal Services Board (LSB) research project.
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