High fee potential in family law? BigLaw may want to take a look

The view that family law is not lucrative enough to attract the interest of large law firms may be changing, in light of a recent series of divorce cases that earned high fees for lawyers and involved complex legal issues. This article takes a look at a number of recent cases that might encourage BigLaw to get involved in the area. There are large paychecks, top legal talent, and many family law cases have the potential to morph into disputes over entirely different legal issues.

law.com High fee potential in family law? BigLaw may want to take a look
Wed, Sep 1, 2010 law.com