Management speak

BENCHMARKING 2018

Law firms fear Big Four and Brexit

The Crowe's Law Firm Benchmarking Survey 2018 reveals that almost 70 per cent of law firms have increased headcount whilst two thirds saw an increase in profit per equity partner (PEP)

HUMANITY MATTERS

I'll be there for you

ROI is not just about the money. Legal services get devalued when firms forget that law should be about helping fellow human beings.

STRATEGIC THINKING

How do we decide who is to blame?

We still love a bully, whose bullying advances our own interests. But this romance has consequences - and COSTS.

GENDER DIVERSITY

Helping women lawyers become top leaders

Women lawyers need strong back-up from their law firms to help them reach their potential. Kerri Reisdorff and Michelle Wimes discuss a range of measures Ogletree Deakins has put in place.