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Solicitors: Why Don’t They Respond To My Emails?!

If you've been around me long enough, you know there's one group I dread almost as much as builders - solicitors.

Slow as snails, stuck in the past, and almost ghostlike with responses.

But here's the twist - my solicitor, Stuart Forsdike, doesn't fit the mould.⁠

Stu, the backbone behind PCS Legal, has revolutionised the scene. Starting out as a small & humble family-run firm, PCS is now a national heavyweight with over 170 staff.⁠

I sat down with Stu and he revealed it all - the secrets of conveyancing, the reasons why solicitors are notoriously slow, the cash flow behind the curtain, and much, much more.⁠

So grab your gavel, tune in, and find out why Stu is the exception to my solicitor scorn.

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