Ian is a director in the Business Advisory Group of Saffery Champness LLP, based in the London office, and works closely with professional practices, especially law firms. Ian has considerable experience in advising a diverse pool of law firms on all aspects of financial reporting and accounting matters, including statutory accounts and audit issues. He regularly advises law firms on the SRA Accounts Rules, financial and regulatory compliance, restructuring, internal management reporting, financial forecasting and tax compliance. Ian lectures nationally on matters of financial management and compliance. Ian is a member of the Executive Council with the Institute of Legal Finance and Management (ILFM), and is also a part of the ICAEW Solicitors’ Community Committee.