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Will the Future Associate be a Contract Employee?
Posted on 14 May 2010 by Building a Better Legal Profession

The future of the legal profession is full of uncertainty. Will the old habits return as they did after previous recessions, or will these changes be permanent? No one knows for sure, but there are some possibilities and trends to take notice of. Cost... Read More

Potential of Integrating Lateral Non-equity Partners
Posted on 27 Jan 2010 by Kris Satkunas

It is no secret that the integration of lateral talent into a law firm often results in a bumpy ride for the firm and the lateral lawyer coming aboard. A study by The Redwood Think Tank emphasizes the profitability gains that can be realized from taking... Read More

Leverage: The Secret to Increased Profitability
Posted on 24 Apr 2010 by Kris Satkunas

As most legal professionals have discovered, many of the cultural distinctions that have long separated law firms from the business world, when examined more closely, have turned out to be based upon myth rather than the realities of practicing law. One... Read More