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Asons Solicitors Reviews

Updated Apr 8, 2019

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Asons Solicitors CEO Dr. Imran Akram
Dr. Imran Akram
33 Ratings
  1. "bye bye bye bye,bye bye bye bye"

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    Current Employee - Solicitor in Cheïkh Birm
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Asons Solicitors full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    ermmm none bro not gonna lie

    Cons

    everything about the business needs changing(especially ceo)

    Advice to Management

    help me get out

    Asons Solicitors2019-04-08
  2. "Great Place to Work"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Asons Solicitors part-time

      Pros

      Friendly employer with flexible timings and I gained lots of knowledge on legal practices and how soliciters work

      Cons

      Place of work is a bit far from City Center

      Asons Solicitors2019-02-12
    • Helpful (1)

      "My god don’t ever work for these people"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time

      Pros

      Close to home. Worked with some great people

      Cons

      Dodgy directors. Don’t care about clients, don’t even care about obiding by the rules

      Advice to Management

      You’re lawyers. Act like it

      Asons Solicitors2018-08-08
    • Helpful (2)

      "Recind 'Dr' Imran's Honorary PhD. He is an illiterate taxi driver!"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors

      Pros

      none really apart from there having friendly young employees racking my brains to think of something ..... nothing comes to mind unfortunately

      Cons

      Inexperienced Directors mostly without an education. No idea about Professional Practice: Dictatorship

      Advice to Management

      Close down as you are giving the ethnic community a bad name in Bolton.

      Asons Solicitors2017-03-31
    • Helpful (2)

      "Space Hopper racing in the office is not cool."

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bolton, England
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Its been closed by the SRA.

      Cons

      Such a shame it didn'tclose sooner.

      Advice to Management

      Give something else a go, the Law appears to disagree with you.

      Asons Solicitors2017-03-30
    • "Try It"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time

      Pros

      Manageable case loads. Monthly bonus system. Great case management system and IT facilities/support. Team Leaders & HoDs respond very quickly to emails. HR/Recruitment responded quickly to applications. Keen to offer training contracts to current non-qualified staff.

      Cons

      The base salary could be better.

      Asons Solicitors2017-01-10
    • Helpful (6)

      "Stay Well Away"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time

      Pros

      Open office plan with fun individuals.

      Cons

      They are basically liars. Every promise they make during the interviews are lies. Bonus scheme ? Lie. Flexible working hours ? Massive Lie. ( You can be late once or twice, then you are in trouble ) On site parking ? If you want to walk 30 minutes across Bolton Town Center. HR ? Non existent. Job security ? Nope. You can never tell when you will get fired. It doesn't depend on your job performance...

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      Advice to Management

      This is a sinking ship, what advice can you give someone that does not listen to anything but his own egotistical thoughts.

      Asons Solicitors2017-01-17
    • Helpful (3)

      "Don't Try It"

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      Former Employee - RTA Paralegal in Bolton, England
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      You get paid a salary.

      Cons

      Manageable case loads of matters riddled with alleged fraud Monthly bonus system with unachievable targets Great case management system and IT facilities/support that has a rapidly shrinking team Team Leaders & HoDs respond very quickly to emails but don’t actually answer the question HR/Recruitment responded quickly to applications for dismissals, recent redundancies or pay reductions Keen to offer training contracts...

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      Asons Solicitors2017-01-12
    • Helpful (3)

      "fraudsters don't work with them"

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      Former Employee - Sales in Bolton, England
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time

      Pros

      When I first started with Asons what a firm they did everything to motivate staff, opportunities to progress were always available. There was so much positivity and bonuses were amazing then all of a sudden it changed

      Cons

      I would advise no 1 to work for this company they are fraudsters targets were set and still would ask for more claims to be taken on pay was rubbish you want time off they have a problem with that they were never satisfied with the results everyone would get this company is going down hill

      Advice to Management

      do something better than coning people

      Asons Solicitors2016-11-11
    • Helpful (7)

      "fee earner"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Asons Solicitors full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      great people to work with! these people are the only reason I turned up to work.. fun colleagues. the office is full of young individuals which made the working day bearable

      Cons

      everything else was awful! I cant stress this enough. money money money, maximising company profits is all that is cared about! clients are not the heart of the business. extremely target driven, sometimes unrealistic targets. very very very badly managed! the place is falling all over the show, lack of good management, a CEO who has minimal legal knowledge and not forgetting HR! HR is ignorant, fails to listen to...

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      Advice to Management

      FIX UP PLEASE! your strategies suck!

      Asons Solicitors2016-10-19
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