In our consulting projects helping lawyers start new law firms, we’re often asked about what software or technology should be used or what do we recommend. In our opinion, here are the software platf
For lawyers, taking their career path in-house is a big decision. Hear how to ace the interview from Jason Sussman , General Counsel for The Lubrizol Company, Ed Blakemore , Assistant General fo
The first three months of 2018 seem to be ushering in the year of the global mega-firm. Three of the 30 combinations announced so far this year have […]
According to a new survey from Special Counsel's Parker + Lynch many companies like to bring on in-house talent rather than use outside lawyers but they may not be able to in 2018.
Could you be a toxic boss and not even realize it?
Labor and employment law firm Fisher Phillips has launched FP Advocacy LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary that will provide legislative and regulatory advocacy services to management-side clients in the f
That's a baller move.
Gardere Wynne Sewell and Foley & Lardner will combine on April 1 creating a 1100-lawyer firm.
Morale at Baker McKenzie is sinking like a stone.
• Companies should follow established EU privacy rules to avoid new massive fines, officials say • Regulators will likely be more lenient on companies that do their best […]
Chicago-based McDermott Will & Emery is expanding its ranks with dozens of attorneys from DLA Piper, including Jeffrey Steiner, who will head the firm’s real estate finance practice […]
The demand for lawyers who understand privacy is high -- and will only get higher in the years ahead.
Complying with the GDPR is a marathon, not a sprint.
In essence, a non-equity partner is a non-partner partner, and the existence of a non-owning partner in said partnership renders it a non-partnership.
• Rolls Royce’s former in-house counsel switched sides to sue Rolls-Royce for allegedly reusing defective airplane parts • Federal Court “stunn[ed]” by lawyer’s attempt to avoid disqualification for
Bill Voge, the managing partner and chair of Latham & Watkins, has stepped down and resigned from the firm after admitting to inappropriate personal conduct of a “sexual nature,” the firm announced on
“Law firms are merging at breakneck speed,” requiring consideration and resolution of complex issues at an equal pace, speaker Janis M. Meyer told an audience at the Legal […]