Over the years, we’ve had the privilege and pleasure of working with some of the most distinguished names in our industry. Below is a representative, but not exhaustive, list.

As varied as these firms may seem in practice specialties, geographic footprint, and clientele, we have found that the way firms approach a few core principles can be quite telling and even revelatory.

  • Allen & Overy
  • Bingham
  • Blakes
  • Branscomb
  • Bryan Cave
  • BuckleySandler
  • Burford Capital
  • Chapman & Cutler
  • Charles River Associates
  • Clifford Chance
  • Clyde & Co.
  • CMS Legal
  • Covington
  • Dykema
  • Eversheds
  • Foster Pepper
  • Fox Rothschild
  • Herbert Smith Freehills
  • HoganLovells
  • Hoguet Newman Regal & Kenney
  • Holland & Knight
  • Homburger
  • Hunton & Williams
  • K&L Gates
  • Kobre & Kim
  • Kromann Reumert
  • Lane Powell
  • Latham
  • LexisNexis
  • Littler
  • Lowenstein Sandler
  • MacFarlanes
  • McGuire Woods
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • Meritas Legal Alliance
  • Mintz Levin
  • Morrison & Foerster
  • Orrick
  • Paul Weiss
  • Pinsents
  • Proskauer
  • SerranoMartinez
  • Sheppard Mullin
  • Sheridan Ross
  • Skadden
  • State Capital Group
  • Steptoe & Johnson
  • Sterne Kessler
  • Stikeman Elliott
  • Sutherland
  • Thacher Proffitt
  • US Law Firm Group
  • Venable
  • White & Case
  • WilmerHale
  • Wilson Sonsini
  • Winston & Strawn
  • Wolf Theiss
  • Zuckerman Spaeder

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Don’t Just Take Our Word for It
A sample of the many endorsements from the legal profession’s foremost authorities and practitioners…


I have never seen evaluations this good in 17 years of doing this conference! Thank you again so very much for your participation and for everything you brought to the discussion.
– Senior Partner, AmLaw 100


“A searchlight of intelligence: One of the truly sane voices crying in the law firm wilderness”
– Managing Partner, AmLaw 50


 “One of the most highly regarded legal industry consultants.”
– Thomson Reuters’ Legal Executive Institute


“The most powerful presentation on the business of law I’ve ever seen.”
– Managing Partner, Silver Circle firm


“Indispensable: The one and only”
– Bloomberg Law


“Thought provoking; they provide none of the easy answers and platitudes one expects from many in this area.”
– COO/Executive Director, Global UK-based firm


“The idea factory”
– MP, AmLaw 25 Firm

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mobile: .+1.212.866.2630
New York

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direct: +1.212.866.4270
New York

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