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Law Firms Look Internationally For Growth Opportunities

Jun 9, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

The country’s top 350 law firms grew 3.9 percent in 2013 (in terms of attorneys employed, not in terms of revenue), according

Possible Sale To For-Profit Company Calls Law School Identity Into Question

Jun 4, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

Charleston, South Carolina, seems like too genteel of a place to nurture much debate. It has, however, provided the setting for a

Large Law’s Diversity Problem Gets Worse

Jun 2, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

Once a watchword for the legal industry, diversity is plummeting at Large Law firms, especially in terms of black lawyers.

No News Is Not Good News: Why Law Firms Need To Start Asking For Client Feedback

May 29, 2014 By: William Josten

Law firm managing partners and executive directors say finding new business from existing clients is one of their top priorities, right up

Postcard From ALA: An Keynote To Inspire Lawyers And Nonlawyers Alike

May 27, 2014 By: Natasha Jaroscak

Last week, I was fortunate enough to attend the Association of Legal Administrators’ annual meeting in Toronto.  This is the 14th year

Current Awareness: The Aspect Of Business Development That’s Yours, Mine And Ours

May 21, 2014 By: Cole Kuhn

In today’s legal market, General Counsel clients are looking for a partner to help them meet new corporate demands. They expect that

Midsized Law Firms Look For Bridge From Today To Tomorrow

May 20, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

In our most recent post, we discussed Altman Weil’s “Law Firms In Transition” survey and what it portended for law firms in

Law Firms Want Change, But Still Ponder Next Steps, Report Finds

May 14, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

Law firms know they need to change. What changes need to be made, however, is a question for which answers are elusive.

Congratulations, Law School Class of 2014! Here’s What May Be Ahead

May 12, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

This month, thousands of law school students will transform into law school graduates. Provided they pass the bar exam, they will soon

Hold The Confetti: Large Law Firm Revenue Report Needs Big Picture View

May 8, 2014 By: Will Ashenmacher

Last week, The American Lawyer released a study tracking billable hours at the nation’s top 100 largest law firms. Using that metric,