Author: Brian Inkster

Forward Thinking Law

One to One Support

One to One Support for Consultant Solicitors

Hot on the heels of a fee-share law firm appearing in Scotland and claiming wrongly to be the first we now have two others arguing on social media over who provides the most support to their consultant solicitors. One said they provide the most support with 50 support staff. A second said that first one…
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First Fee-Share Law Firm in Scotland?

Fee-share law firms and Scotland

It was amusing to see today a newly established law firm in Scotland, spun out from an English one, claim to be “the first fee-share law firm in Scotland” as they launch with just one consultant solicitor in the country. Ahem… Fee-share law firms are certainly not new to Scotland. Inksters have been doing just…
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Inksters concentrate on Consultancy Business Model

Concentrating Purely on the Consultancy Business Model

From today, after 22 years in business, Inksters are concentrating purely on the consultancy business model. A model that Inksters first started to move towards over 8 years ago. Inksters transition is now complete to a law firm where all solicitors benefit financially directly from the fruits of their own labours. Inksters no longer have…
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Women Lawyers at Inksters with a flat structure

52% Women

Unlike most law firms, at Inksters we don’t have a hierarchical structure. Our structure is flat. Our lawyers are all amongst equals. Our structure is balanced. 52% of our people are women. Our lawyers can build their client base, develop their business and collaborate in a completely unrestricted way. They also have complete flexibility on…
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Maverick Law

Maverick Law

Following the official launch of Plug & Play Law the news was reported at insider.co.uk (the online sister website of Scottish Business Insider, Scotland’s oldest business magazine) with the headline “Maverick lawyer launches radical new collective-style business model”. The article went on to say:- The entrepreneurial lawyer and Twitter aficionado Brian Inkster, an advocate for…
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Brian Inkster - Inksters - Plug & Play Law

Inksters launch Plug & Play Law

Inksters Solicitors have launched Plug & Play Law in a drive to build on and enhance their business expansion in Scotland. Plug & Play is a term for law firms coined by Mitch Kowalski in his book ‘The Great Legal Reformation: Notes from the Field’ that features Inksters. Mitch Kowalski refers to Plug & Play…
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Inksters Plug and Play Law Goody Bag

Glasgow Sole Practitioners Group hear all about Plug & Play Law

Brian Inkster gave a presentation this evening on Plug & Play Law to the Glasgow Sole Practitioners Group at the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow. Brian explained to them the history of Inksters and how he effectively reinvented the firm in 2013 as a new start-up under the Plug & Play Law model where…
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