One of the most important decisions an attorney can make is deciding whether to stay in or leave a firm. The future of your legal career is dependent on not just what you do but which firm you ... READ MORE >
Summary: Your long-term success in a major law firm depends heavily on the amount of talent you have in these four areas.... READ MORE >
Summary: Are you considering leaving your current firm and joining a virtual law firm? Make sure you ask yourself these important questions first. READ MORE >
Summary: Learn how identifying your “tribe” will help you achieve greater career satisfaction and financial security in a law firm. READ MORE >
Summary: Learn more about the history of law firm partner compensation and how partners are compensated in law firms today in this article.
There has been considerable change in law firm partner compensation systems over the past 15 years and two basic systems exist today – subjective systems and lockstep systems – according to a recent white paper. U.S. law firms overwhelmingly use subjective systems in which committees allocate compensation based on a number of factors, the most important of which is client origination. READ MORE >
Summary: Learn why you should make sure you have a transaction sheet included with your resume as an attorney. READ MORE >