Weightmans boosts risk and compliance offering with new consultant

National law firm Weightmans has appointed leading Risk and Compliance expert Andrea Cohen as Consultant to Weightmans Compli...

National law firm Weightmans has appointed leading Risk and Compliance expert Andrea Cohen as Consultant to Weightmans Compli, the firm’s bespoke regulatory consultancy service for law firms, alternative business structures, barristers and in-house lawyers.

With almost twenty years’ experience advising professional services firms on their risk management obligations, Andrea has joined Head of Compli Michelle Garlick and her team following five years as Consultant in her own business, ARC Risk and Compliance and  Head of Risk and Compliance and Training Principal at Roberts Jackson.

Michelle said:

“Andrea is an experienced solicitor with extensive knowledge of the professional standards and ethics which regulate the legal sector. She proactively engages clients in identifying and addressing risk issues that impact on them, their organisation and the work they do. Her arrival is well timed as we seek to develop the services we provide. She is a great addition to the team.”

Andrea said:

“Through Compli, Weightmans is offering a unique suite of services offering a range of solutions to the legal and professional services industry, enabling businesses to thrive whilst also protecting their clients. It’s an award-winning approach which has seen the team grow and develop quickly in recent years.

“I am thrilled to join the firm at such an exciting time of growth and look forward to working with the teams here to cultivate our offering further.”

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