Tag: Alliott Group

Giving back on a global scale

Going back four years now, our international alliance Alliott Group has allocated time within its annual worldwide conference programme for all attendees to get involved in its ‘Giving Back’ project.  This year, our group visited the Tapologo Outreach Centre on the outskirts of Rustenburg in South Africa. The centre makes a really positive contribution to the lives of orphaned children and …

Sherrards takes the Big Apple by storm at the Alliott Group Worldwide Conference

Partners from Sherrards Solicitors attended Alliott Group’s Annual Worldwide Conference in New York City from 21 – 25 October 2015.  Now in its 36th year, the conference brought together 111 lawyers and accountants from 30 countries to network, share strategies and discuss issues facing their clients and the professional services sector. Paul Marmor, Head of Litigation and …

Sherrards Features in GameChangers on the Future of Professional Services

GameChangers SM, an international publication from ACQ5, recently featured Sherrards Solicitors as part of an extensive Q&A with John Kleopas, the Chairman of Alliott Group, an international alliance of professional services firms of which we are the member for London and the South East in the United Kingdom.  The interview explores not only the objectives …

Sherrards chic with the Alliott Group

Jean-Paul da Costa presented Sherrards’ corporate credentials at the recent Alliott Group EMEA meeting in Paris as part of ‘Team Sherrards’. Jean-Paul’s key message was that the UK is very much open for business.   Jean-Paul da Costa observed that investors are attracted to London and the UK because of a number of reasons including the fact …

Are we moving into a cognitive era for professional firms?

Artificial intelligence technologies such as IBM Watson are a paradigm shift for professional firms according to speaker Mike Platt who presented at the Alliott group North America Leadership Meeting in Miami. Keynote speaker Mike Platt of INSIDE Public Accounting shared his views on trends in the professional services sector. The future is now “For years the idea …

Panel Session – Washington DC: “The Benefits of International Alliances and Networks – exploring the good, the bad and the ugly”

This article reflects the highlights of a panel session run by the IBA Law Firm Management Committee’s Business Development Working Group, at the IBA Annual Conference in Washington DC, exploring the benefits of international alliances and networks, looking at the good, the bad and the ugly. The panel consisted of a range of industry experts, …

Hiring and firing employees in the UK: What international companies need to know

Sherrards’ Partner, Paul Marmor, explains various human resources issues that will impact international companies that move people across borders in different countries. For more information, please contact Paul Marmor or visit our International legal services page.   Sherrards uses reasonable care to ensure that the content (“Content”) appearing on the Website is current and accurate. The …

Sherrards Solicitors Joins 100 Accountants and Lawyers from 27 Countries in Berlin to Discuss the Latest Trends in Global Business

Representatives from Sherrards Solicitors were among 100 senior professional advisors from 27 countries in Berlin last month for the EMEA Regional Conference of Alliott Group, one of the world’s leading international associations of accounting and law firms. Sherrards Solicitors is the association’s accounting/law firm member in London and The South East.     The exclusive, invitation-only …

Mistakes Commonly Made by Chinese Companies Assigning Staff to UK

Find out the thoughts of Sherrards, Laurel Zhang, on the mistakes Chinese companies are making when assigning staff to the UK.   Solicitor Laurel (Xueying) Zhang heads up the firm’s China and Far East Group. She is a native Mandarin speaker, originally from Beijing, Laurel has worked on a number of cross-border Chinese-related deals, and …

Sherrards Solicitors attends International Conference in Berlin for Professional Firm Leaders

London, 10  May 2017 – Representatives from Sherrards Solicitors  will be attending the Alliott Group 2017 EMEA Regional Conference in Berlin this week (10-13 May). The conference is focused on the latest developments and trends in global business, with accountant and lawyer member delegates learning how to become more effective firm in meeting the needs …