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Are you at risk of losing a client? 10 diagnostic questions
Posted on 11 May 2011 by Norman Clark

As my colleagues and I interview the clients of law firms, we hear a consistent set of complaints about the service that they receive from law firms. Here is a short checklist to help law firms consider whether they have the basic management structures... Read More

Career management plans: a good step forward, but…
Posted on 21 Jun 2010 by Norman Clark

Focus groups of more than 900 law firm associates, conducted by Walker Clark members worldwide, have consistently identified the availability of career planning as one of the most important factors that cause good associates to stay at their firm. Associates... Read More

Lawyer with a video game addiction
Posted on 20 Sep 2011 by Norman Clark

I just received the monthly newsletter of the Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board. Not Fun and Games: Lawyer with Video Game Addiction Suspended This month's most interesting disciplinary decision is the case of Office of Disciplinary Counsel... Read More

The challenges of change in managing lawyer careers
Posted on 23 Nov 2011 by Norman Clark

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... Read More