Risk Management

Peter has had a wealth of experience in advising and training firms in all aspects of risk management’ In particular, Peter has helped firms prepare for renewal, complete proposal forms and conduct risk assessments for their brokers and insurers. In addition, Peter has worked for firms as a Risk and Compliance Manager on a part time basis.


Hands On Advice and Training

Over the last 6 years Peter has given consultancy advice and training to a range of firms through both public and in-house courses. During a period with an insurer Peter was their Risk Manager and worked closely with the Risk Partners/Risk Directors of a small group of medium – large insured firms in advising on liability and risk issues. Peter assisted in developing firms’ risk policies and in the provision of training support. In 2005 Peter devised and delivered bespoke risk management training workshops over 12 days for a Top 50 firm for all its partners and fee earners. In 2006 Peter also developed a series of intensive workshops for approximately 120 solicitors of a Top 10 firm that entailed close working with the Risk Partner on the firm’s risk procedures.
Project Management April 2008 – January 2009
Part time (10 days per month) Risk and Compliance Director with responsibility for Risk management, Professional Indemnity, Anti-Money Laundering compliance, Code of Conduct and Practice Rules and quality standards (Lexcel and Investors in People).


In-house Compliance Manager

Peter offers support to two firms as their in-house Compliance Manager to assist the nominated COLP and COFA.