How COVID has impacted the Legal sector: Leman Solicitors Interview

Like other sectors, Law firms and the legal sector have been hit by the COVID pandemic, with trials being disrupted and work related to M&A, IPOs and transactional law flatlining.

However other areas have been more positively impacted such as employment law and litigation, as well as more consultancy-based work.

To get an insight into how COVID has impacted the sector, Ryan Murtagh, Head of Cpl Legal, spoke to John Hogan, Managing Partner of Leman Solicitors.

One of Ireland’s leading firms, and one of the first to go paperless in Ireland and is listed as a Great Place to Work. Founded in 2007 by John Hogan and business partner Larry Fenelon the firm now has a team of over 35 people based in Dublin. Their specialities include providing expert legal advice to the Technology, Real Estate and Financial Services Sectors.

In this interview John and Ryan speak about how Leman have adapted to COVID and remote working, legal job opportunities during COVID and post-COVID, how Leman are maintaining their robust culture from home and advice for working parents in the legal sector.

To listen to the interview in full click below.