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US law firms find their own alternatives

Sep 23, 2013 The US legal system does not currently permit non-lawyers to be partners in, or share profits with, law firms, on the principle that the industry needs a level of independence in order to serve clients properly. Some…

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Large law firms get less work, but charge more

Sep 12, 2013 A new report on corporate spending has found that major corporations gave law firms nearly 12 per cent less work in the first half of 2013 compared to the same period from the year before, but when they did call on…

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ABA recommends changes to eliminate pay gap

Aug 22, 2013 Male law firm partners are still earning considerably more than their female colleagues. despite the fact that women have been 40-50% of law school students for decades. The Gender Equity Task Force of the American…

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