Law firm news by topic » William Henderson

Market for lateral hires still running hot

Feb 10, 2014 The market for lateral hires at corporate law firms is still running hot, with 2,522 lateral hires in the 12 months to 30 September 2013, down slightly from the 2,691 lateral hires in the previous 12 month period.…

more »

Lateral hiring - value for money?

Feb 4, 2013 The American Lawyer has published an article investigating the outcomes of aggressive lateral hiring, in light of the increased rate of partner churn among large law firms. Indiana University law professor William…

more »

Mergers point to shift in legal services industry

Jan 2, 2011 Two recent mergers have highlighted changing currents in the legal services industry. Thomson Reuters' purchase of legal-process outsourcing firm Pangea3 and Axiom Global's acquisition of legal staffing company…

more »