Law Firms


How Baby Boomers Destroyed the Legal System

Well, now that the election is over, at least we will have something new to argue about: “The American Bar Association tracks certain demographic information about lawyers.  One of which is the age of lawyers. The…



Associates are Fleeing Law Firms in Droves

Associates are fleeing law firms – save some time on your calendars for new hire luncheons: “Generally speaking, today’s law firm associates are disillusioned with law firm life. And attrition is at an all-time high. 20+…



What In-house Counsel Look For in Outside Counsel

Diversity, pricing and conflicts all factor in – the search is often not as simple as in-house counsel would hope: “Now more than ever, the relationship between in­house and outside counsel is dynamic and complicated. ‘Looking…



Law Firms Resist Change, Says In-House Attorney

Not mincing words, one in-house attorney says law firms resist change and need to adapt for the future: “For law firms to survive and thrive, corporate legal director Alessandro Galtieri of Colt Technology Services says,…



Why Women are Moving In-House in Droves

Funke Abimbola, General Counsel of Roche UK, gives her thoughts on why women are moving in-house in droves: “It is little wonder that so many women leave private practice for corporate legal departments. When opportunity…