We know the importance of a multi-disciplinary team. Project management is an integral part of our innovative service delivery. Our project managers work seamlessly with our legal teams to understand client requirements and tailor their approach and tools to suit their needs. We know clients want their matters to be managed efficiently, to budget and within the deadline set. Our approach to project management ensures that we can deliver this.

Our approach to project management

  • Project management support
    Our experienced project managers work to the Association of Project Managers Body of Knowledge and offer expertise in managing complex programmes of work through the complete life cycle.  
  • Project governance
    We implement and manage project structures to support effective project governance and provide consultations on establishing a project governance structure to deliver the programme.  
  • Stakeholder management
    We can facilitate stakeholder management workshops and provide tools to assist in managing stakeholders. We can offer change management support.
  • Effective management information
    We tailor reports to suit client needs and can provide clear and effective dashboards with financial and progress reporting.
  • Project management toolkit
    Our project managers have developed a range of tools to enhance Burges Salmon's project delivery including access to our online project management platform clientspace.  
  • Project risk management
    We actively manage risks by using our skills and experience in line with ISO 31000 risk management framework.

Project management

'They took over the PM role with no discernible delay to the process and very little in the way of additional support or background have very quickly got to grips with the idiosyncrasies of the process and of First, and have been very helpful in suggesting (and helping to implement) improvements to our processes.'

Christy Baker, UK Legal Director - FirstGroup plc