At the start of a new year, it's good to reminisce about highlights from the year before. So, we'd like to share some news from one of our clients, Lawyers Inc. 2016 saw this newly launched business model, which means it's effectively an 'umbrella' law firm with lawyers running their own 'pod', gain recognition in the Modern Law Awards. Read commentary from owners Martyn Caplan (fifth from left) and David Tucker (third from right) including how outsourced support from Quill has contributed to their success.
We're already looking ahead to 2017 and have booked several Professional Conferences events, both in the North and South of the UK, covering subjects ranging from civil litigation to wills and probate. Meet us there for an informal chat to find out how our solutions can help make your daily work that much easier. Read more and view events list.
We've appointed Tom Wormald to our core senior leadership team as Client Services Director. In his new post, Tom’s responsible for delivering a scalable and efficient platform to bolster growth of our outsourced services and software solutions. Tom brings 20 years’ experience in the legal sector working with various national full service law firms, 10 years of which were spent in high-level roles, and with extensive involvement in outsourcing partnerships. We're delighted to welcome him as a pivotal member of our management board.
Christmas is a time for giving so what better way to embrace the spirit of the season than supporting charities thereby helping those in need? Read about our fundraising efforts for Children in Need, Donna Louise Children's Hospice, Trussell Trust, Whitechapel Centre and Save the Children. We're doing everything from a Christmas bonus ball competition to Christmas Jumper Day! Overall, we're pledging over £1.4K, and donating food and toys to local foodbanks.
Many thanks to all our clients, partners, suppliers and employees for making 2016 such a successful year by continuing to support us. Everyone at Quill sends merry Christmas wishes to you and yours. We'll be closing for business at 1pm on 23rd December and re-opening at 9am on 3rd January. Our servers and infrastructure will be constantly monitored throughout the shutdown period.
Our popular ’12 tips of Christmas’ are back again! This year brings you a whole new series of time-saving Interactive user tips to really get to know your software better. So, whether you're a seasoned Quill software user, just starting out or looking to refresh your skills, follow us on Twitter to receive our festive advice straight to your timeline. Read more.