Partner Market

  • 5 Issues On The Minds Of Managing Partners

    “Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown,” in the famous words of Shakespeare. Applied to the world of law firms, it could be translated as follows: “It’s not easy being a managing partner.” Managing partners have a lot on their minds these days. And last Thursday, at a lively panel at…

  • Partnerships In Law Firms: The Perfect Storm?

    Five key trends are transforming Biglaw and the entire legal industry.CKR Law grew rapidly from its founding in 2014, expanding to boast more than 200 lawyers across some 50 locations. But earlier this week, the news broke that the firm, facing a cash crunch, is terminating partners.The reason provided by…

  • Law Firm Madness Results!

    The two finalists went down to the wire, but only one came out on top. The 2019 Law Firm Madness National Champion is...With over 250 partners worldwide, Proskauer showed success in a wide range of practice areas. Proskauer shined in sports, asset management, private equity, technology, media and telecommunications, lodging…

  • March Madness: Law Firm Edition

    This time of year brings forth the buzzer-beaters, Cinderella stories and high-anxiety excitement to college basketball fans throughout the nation. So, why not extend the fun to the legal world? Many law firms made a strong case to qualify for the tournament, but our selection committee of one presents the…

  • August Market Update

    The lateral market dipped slightly as it heads into its comparative down cycle for the remainder of the year. Demand for lateral attorneys is still high, however with just three months until bonus season, some Biglaw attorneys are holding on to see how the new compensation model impacts bonus structure.…

  • July Market Update

    The lateral market paralleled the scorching temperatures across the United States in July as partner and associate movement remained robust. Demand for lateral attorneys remains high across the Am Law 200. Overall, Holland & Knight led the partner market by poaching 11 partners and one counsel from Reed Smith to…

  • The Big Data Revolution

    New developments in data collection and software architecture have revolutionized a myriad of industries by allowing them to perform data analysis on large data sets. Of course, law is infamous for eschewing quantitative metrics that have been long entrenched in most industries. This conservative approach has discouraged third parties from…