Wadkins Associates are thrilled to announce well-deserved promotions

Wadkins Associates are thrilled to announce two well-deserved promotions for consultants who have demonstrated unparalleled dedication, expertise, and innovation in their respective roles. We are celebrating the achievements of Alexandra Tidy and Barney Deacon as they embark on new chapters of their careers with us.   Alexandra Tidy   Since joining us in December 2019,…

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Making The Move: 7 Reasons to Join a P&I Club

As P&I club renewals approach, there has been noticeable movement and growth across the clubs, both laterally and from law firms. This begs the question – why are people making the move? Salaries are increasing across the board, so you might not need to take a drop in pay. Instead, you must consider if the…

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Wadkins Associates Presented With People’s Platform Award for Culture 2023

We are thrilled to announce that Wadkins Associates have been selected by Hyer as a “People’s Platform Award” winner! The People’s Platform Award 2023 Out of 10,000 companies evaluated, we are proud to be amongst only 50 winners. The People’s Platform Award recognises companies that are committed to their workplace culture, creating enriching environments where…

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PUTTING TOGETHER THE PERFECT CV

Your CV is a crucially important document when applying for new roles. At Wadkins Associates, we work with our candidates on making sure it is the best and most accurate reflection of your experience. Alongside our relationship with the hiring Partner/Manger, this is a one of the key reasons we experience a high CV submission…

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MOVING TO SINGAPORE

By James Candappa.   Working for Wadkins Associates for a number of years in London, I helped many people move from London to Asia. This prompted our decision to open an office in Singapore, and in November 2018 I had to move myself! Singapore was relatively familiar as I had been focused on the APAC…

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P&I CLUBS IN APAC

By James Candappa.   Recently, we’ve seen real development in P&I Club opportunities across the APAC region. Previously it was common practice to have a ‘global hub’ of operation in the UK or Scandinavia with satellite offices in Asia being mostly focused on strategic marketing rather than handling claims. However, members expectations of quality service…

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LOOKING AHEAD. THE SHIPPING MARKET IS CHANGING

By David Comins.   It would be fair to say that, traditionally, the legal profession has relied on attracting people by the generous salaries that lawyers can earn – from newly qualified solicitors all the way up to partnership level. Recently however, things seem to be changing. Here at Wadkins Associates we have seen a…

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RESEARCH: THE BEDROCK OF SUCCESS

By Elise Rhodes.   The transport and energy legal sectors are such a dynamic and interesting space. Understanding the ever-changing specialisms and niche practice areas of such a wide range of firms, lawyers, locations and roles is as much of a challenge as keeping up with developments in law. Just like a Knowledge Lawyer is…

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THE SOCIAL SIDE OF SINGAPORE

By Piers Riley.   Early this year (2019), I had the great pleasure of travelling to our Singapore office for our official launch party – held at a very impressive (and very high!) rooftop bar. Despite the heat of Singapore, you will find yourself transfixed by this beautiful, futuristic city where gleaming buildings stand tall,…

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