How Can a Partner Make a Lateral Move Without a Book of Business?

Answer: I would love to be able to give you a very specific answer to your question, but it is difficult for me to do so without knowing more about you. For example, are you a senior associate or are you a junior partner? Have you worked anywhere else prior to joining this firm? Is your practice area a part of most law firms or is your firm the only one offering this area of expertise?