This time it's KWM. The firm’s demise follows the likes of Dewey LeBoeuf and Howrey. Managing Partner Tim Bednall made “heroic” efforts, yet here we are again. The headlines are influencing attitudes and lateral partner candidates are questioning financial health. Lawyers are getting cautious… wanting to know your capital is safe, and that when you’ve received your income "net", there is money to pay HMRC are surely sensible...if you are on the move, proper financial due diligence is a must these days…have a sit down with the CFO and a good look at the accounts...