Our Brave New Lateral World

Something that feels structurally different seems to have developed in the lateral market. The ambition of this essay is to describe what we think it is, why it has developed, and what it portends for the future of BigLaw.  Plus, with any luck, some ideas or at least...

Everybody Back in the Pool Office?

Ever since “RTO” became a real possibility, I have been firmly and decisively on the fence about the best policy for firms to follow.  A free-for-all come and go (or don’t come) as you wish?  Sure, why not?  We’re all adults here, right? Now my...

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