IT & Expansion Drive Higher Debt Loads

From a private banker’s perspective, how much debt is too much on a per-partner basis?  And what factors go into assessing the creditworthiness and stability of a firm?  If your firm might need capital for investments in IT or office expansion, you might want to...

The Check is in the Mail

Q:  Why didn’t Pennie & Edmonds merge with Jones-Day rather than dissolving outright?  Client conflicts?  Cultural friction?  Compensation disparities? A:  None of the above.  Chalk it up to accrual...

Your Infrastructure for 2014

In September 2003, Venable moved its Washington office, with nearly 500 employees, over the course of two weekends.  The story of the move, from the IT department’s perspective, has now been told. More interesting than the technical logistics of the move—which...