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Election Year

Strengthening Your Law Firm’s Team in an Election Year

Law firms nationwide brace for the dynamics of an election year as we welcome the second quarter of 2024. The political climate invariably heats the legal landscape, rendering it more demanding and sometimes unpredictable. Yet, this period is also ripe with opportunities for law firm partners—a chance to lead with strength by consolidating the best […]

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Competitive Advantage in Hiring Legal Staff

Competitive Advantage in Hiring Legal Staff

Hiring and retaining legal professionals with the right skills, relevant experience, and a positive attitude can determine the long-term success of a law firm. Whether your firm is seeking a seasoned attorney or paralegal, securing candidates is a process that requires significant time and effort. With competition for talent increasing across all industries, implementing a

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Lateral Partner Move

Lateral Partner Move

Lateral partner moves occur when law firm partners seek a new position, typically with another organization. While a lateral move may benefit the person moving jobs, it can sometimes leave your law firm with a gap both in revenue stream and in headcount. Learn why partners make lateral moves and how you can work with

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2022 Hiring Trends

2022 Hiring Trends

As the new year begins, law firms are still reeling from a skilled worker shortage brought on by a strong economy, the lasting effects of pandemic layoffs, and the great resignation. In May 2021, there were 8,268 open positions for lawyers across the United States, a 150% increase from early 2020. This is not surprising

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Litigation is Increasing and Project Attorneys Can Help

Litigation is increasing in every practice area. New filings daily in both state and federal courts. Project attorneys can lessen the load.  In 2019, law firms and corporate legal departments have seen large increases in litigation work across almost all practice categories.  While profitable, complex litigation can be a significant drain on the time, resources,

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