Our firm is currently advising several
law firms about improvements to their career management policies and procedures.
In some legal markets this has become a very important strategic issue - not just
one of internal human resources management. In...
The Lawyer reported this morning that Mark Walker, until recently the
managing partner of Cleary Gottlieb in New York, has moved to Paris and
into the world of finance as a senior advisor to the global sovereign advisory
group at Lazard.
For several months now, I and some
of my colleagues in the Public and Professional Interest Division of the International
Bar Association have been reviewing the business plans of the PPID
committees and other entities. These groups range from very...
Most employees of law firms are in a
great position to help in the firm's business development efforts - or help damage
them. A lot of that depends on how they are treated, how much that love or hate
their job, and are otherwise engaged in the...