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Industry Expert Kate Burt Joins Legl as Head of Risk & Compliance


Kate Burt, a leading figure in the world of legal risk and compliance, has joined Legl as Head of Risk & Compliance. 

Kate brings years of experience as Head of Risk and Compliance in a private practice law firm; she also started and runs a risk management consultancy for law firms as well as a community of risk professionals who share knowledge with one another. 

Legl’s CEO Julia Salasky commented: “Kate is a huge asset to our team and our law firm customers – she brings the voice of law firms to the table as we build our product, she has her finger on the pulse of the latest regulatory developments and she enables us in our vision to do better for our law firm clients every day.” 

Kate notes: “I was attracted to Legl because of the top-in-class team and the real innovation in the product, as well as the ability to continue to improve the day-to-day operations of law firms as they fight financial crime and create better client experiences.” 

Kate joins at a time of fast growth for the company. Legl’s client lifecycle management solution enables law firms to manage risk, compliance, onboarding, payments and client management through a workflow driven platform. The company counts over 150 leading UK law firms as clients.