Accounting for solicitors poses a unique challenge: we’re not just accounting for you, we’re accounting for your clients, too. That’s why it pays to partner with an accountancy firm that knows their stuff. For unrivalled experience, leading expertise and a people-led service, look no further than Howard Worth Chartered Accountants.

The accountants of choice for solicitors and law firms

The specialist solicitors team at Howard Worth ensures legal practices work faster and smarter than ever before.

From sole practitioners to long established multi-discipline firms, our advice and support is designed to help law firms improve from day one.

Meet the team

Heading our specialist legal team is Andrew Hague, a committee member of the UK200 Group Legal Panel. Through this role, Andrew delivers training and advice to solicitors including profit improvement workshops developed by the leading professional services body, the UK200 Group.

Solicitors Accounts Rules

An important part of our service to you is looking after your clients’ money. By partnering with us, you are ensuring the strict rules and regulations of client accounts are closely followed. We will also provide your in-house team with the relevant training to refresh their knowledge of the importance of accounting for client money.

Forecasting

For fee-based businesses, stability when the going gets tough is the recipe to success. We can assist with setting appropriate fee levels, financial forecasting and managing and improving cash flow to help you weather economic storms and help with strategic planning.

Succession

Have you given any thought to how your practice will continue to thrive once you retire? Do you have a suitable management structure in place to develop the partners of the future? Have you considered your exit strategy? If not, now’s your chance.

Talk to Howard Worth to discuss succession options for your firm and learn more about how we can develop key staff, enabling them to achieve management expertise, ready to take over the reins when the time comes.

Profitability

Keep a focus on the bottom line with Howard Worth.

Through our in-depth knowledge of ProfitWatch©, the cost saving and profit improving software solution, we can deliver support, advice and training to key staff to help you identify key performance indicators (KPIs), compare your firm against the competition, and create an action plan to supercharge your income.

Time Recording

Implement a new system of time recording that will drive efficiency and improve staff utilisation. Our bespoke systems, developed by our expert team who understand how solicitors work, ensure you spend less time on paperwork and more time with clients.