News Law firms Beachcroft down 3 per cent at half year after public sector spending squeeze By Matt Byrne 24 November 2010 17:02 17 December 2015 15:44 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 25 November 2010 at 12:18 Cuts in Public Sector spending are going to hit lots of regional law firms. The smart firms will realise that there are lots of State Aid / Procurement opportunities (both in terms of structuring and challenging) arising from the Regional Growth Fund. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.