The trend towards accountancy firms offering legal services could grow to encompass more traditional law firm practices such as M&A and corporate advisory.
Marc Totaro, national manager, professional services at Commonwealth Bank, said the push into legal services was clearly evident in the recently released CommBank Accounting Market Pulse. “The talk at the moment is, the big accounting firms in particular are looking to move into legal services in a bigger way,” Mr Totaro said. “They’re really looking to move into the M&A, corporate advisory type work in a more aggressive manner. Read the full article here: