Legal Studio hires Hannah Beko to help struggling law consultants

A lawyer who set up a successful consultancy firm despite suffering chronic stress, is now helping others in the legal profession to do the same.

Having spent ten years as a self-employed consultant solicitor, Hannah Beko has decided to write a book – The Authentic Lawyer – and has started a new head of mission role at Legal Studio, which will help lawyers work smarter, not harder.

Hannah said: “I loved being a business owner, but I was starting to fall out of love with being a lawyer.  I worked long hours, didn’t turn down any work and had no boundaries with demanding clients.”

And while she did manage to buy a car and the home of her dreams, she realised she had all the symptoms of chronic stress.

“I wasn’t living the dream anymore, but I couldn’t afford to reduce my income because of buying my dream house,” she added.

“After investing in my own training, mentoring and business support groups, I started to learn how to create the consultancy business I wanted to run rather than giving it up as I’d expected I would.

I learned to delegate.  When it failed the first time, I picked myself up and tried again.  I started charging properly and sacking clients who didn’t pay or were overly rude!  I gradually imposed boundaries around my time, money and the use of my expertise.”

Now Hannah is delivering the promise of the Legal Studio brand, to help lawyers enjoy work and will be sharing her experiences in her new role as head of mission in Leeds and Manchester.

She said: “I love learning from other business owners and also realised that lawyers didn’t really know that such support existed, or where to reach out for it.  I created various courses, trainings and qualified as a coach to support lawyers in firstly identifying and then going on to create the life and business that they want to have.”

Matt Dowell, director at Legal Studio said: “We are delighted to have Hannah join us. Reflecting on my own personal motivations, top of the list for me at the moment are freedom, control and financial security. This is what we want to deliver for all of the Legal Studio family and I know that Hannah will help us deliver that.”

Litigation solicitor Ian McCann added: “Legal Studio exists to help lawyers enjoy work. We’re honoured to have Hannah join us to further that mission.  I can’t wait to work with Hannah to further support our team to build legal businesses and lives that they enjoy. I’m also particularly excited by the upcoming launch of the Legal Studio Academy which will empower our team, old and new, to do just that.”

spot_imgspot_img

Latest

Leveraging Big Data for Strategic Decisions at Inc & Co

At the helm of digital transformation, Inc & Co's...

The Importance of Community and Collaboration at Inc & Co

In a world where business landscapes rapidly evolve, Inc...

Scott Dylan’s Playbook: The Role of Strategic Alliances in Business Recovery

In the landscape of commercial resilience, Scott Dylan's insights...

Embracing Local Expertise: The Benefits of Choosing Liverpool-Based Firms for Your Payroll and Bookkeeping Needs

In the bustling business landscape of Liverpool, the administrative...
spot_imgspot_img

Newsletter

Don't miss

Liverpool injury news: Klopp update before Luton on Alisson, Jota, Jones, Alexander-Arnold and Szoboszlai

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says forward Diogo Jota will...

Liverpool duo Jota and Jones to miss EFL Cup final – reports

Liverpool duo Diogo Jota and Curtis Jones will miss...

Shane Quigley’s Latest Book: A Blueprint for Unleashing Personal Wealth and Freedom

In a time when traditional doctrines seem more confining...

Chester’s Manleys Solicitors Signs Oscar-Nominated Director Nazrin Choudhury

The renowned Chester-based legal firm, Manleys Solicitors, is excited...

More News

Chester’s Manleys Solicitors Signs Oscar-Nominated Director Nazrin Choudhury

The renowned Chester-based legal firm, Manleys Solicitors, is excited to announce its latest high-profile client, Nazrin Choudhury, who has been nominated for a 2024...

Spencer Shaw Employment Law Solicitors Contend for 2024 Modern Law Awards’ Client Care Honour

Spencer Shaw Employment Law Solicitors, specialists in employment law, have been shortlisted for the sought-after Client Care Award for firms with 1-25 employees at...

Chester law firm’s head of marketing becomes partner 

Helen Johnson has become a partner at Aaron & Partners, which has an office in Chester. A marketing expert with significant industry experience, she has...