Support & Resources

The Institute is keen to support its members and promote best practice in legal accounting. We understand the challenges that you and your firm face and we aim to source answers to the specific questions you face daily.

Our members can seek advice, challenge old perceptions and source answers to those annoying and tricky questions. Your fellow members, our experts and our professional ethics team can share their experiences and solutions and respond to your questions.

How to get the answers..

1. Search on ILFMAnswers  our online knowledge base system.

2. Search on topics and comments on ILFMConnect - Our members Forum

3. Add a question/topic to ILFMConnect

4. Submit a support request - Click here

We also offer support to members who face a difficult ethical or working dilemma. We of course keep any information you tell us entirely confidential.

...ILFMAnswers,  brings together all our resources in a peer-reviewed knowledge base to help members in their day-to-day work in legal finance. Find practice notes, guidance, answers to queries etc.

Benefit exclusive to members


We try to ensure that any information we give via member support is correct, but we do not give any express or implied warranty about its accuracy. We cannot and do not give legal advice and we do not accept liability for any error or omission.

You should take appropriate steps to verify independently the accuracy of any information we give in member support and you should not act or omit to act on the basis of information we give in member queries. You should take such legal and professional advice as you consider necessary.

Our liability

To the extent permitted by law, we expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity.

We do not accept liability for loss or damage incurred by users of member support whether direct, indirect or consequential, whether caused by tort, breach of contract or otherwise, in connection with member support, its use, the inability to use, or results of the use of it. Direct, indirect or consequential loss and damage shall include but not be limited to loss of profits or contracts, loss of income or revenue, loss of business, loss of goodwill and wasted expenditure or management time.

This does not affect our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence, nor our liability for fraudulent misrepresentation, nor any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.