Being married to a Solicitor certainly helped, as I was setting up my Clinic 18 years ago.
“What terms and conditions do you have in place?”, “make sure you get your client to sign X, Y, Z”
Well, you know what? He was right! Luckily over the years, it’s only happened three times,
The feeling of uncertainty, suspicion about new clients and fear about ‘getting it wrong’ can all be minimised or avoided with the right paperwork.
Whether you work on your own, run a multi-disciplinary clinic, see clients 1-1, online or run events and retreats, there’s multiple ways in which legalities can play a role.
and with a high client volume and multiple Practitioners within my Clinic, that’s not bad going, but it’s not pleasant when it happens.