How to Lift Out a High-Functioning Team

No matter how remarkable a new hire may be, rarely are major business successes ever attributed to recruiting a single candidate. While not for everyone, recruiting an entire team has the potential to deliver the ability of another organization but without the expense, risk and difficulty of a corporate acquisition. Team lift-outs are a powerful… Continue reading

How You Are Sabotaging Your Banking Career

Have you found that your banking career has hit a standstill even though you are well qualified? You could be on unintentionally blocking your own success. Here are some ways you may be unknowingly keeping yourself from career advancement. Working too hard and expecting too much too fast. The banking business strong collaboration skills. Be… Continue reading

More Biglaw Firms Join the Future of Law Practice by Offering Telecommuting Programs

Morgan Lewis & Bockius recently announced a new telecommute program for their associates. Their more senior attorneys can now work remotely for up to two days per week. The program has been viewed as a success for work/life balance and other firms have taken notice. Jackson Lewis implemented a similar program that allows attorneys the… Continue reading

Female First-Chairs: Firm’s Founders Chip Away at Male Litigation Domination

It’s common to find great litigators who are partner-level but finding experienced trial lawyers at big firms is a lot less common; and very few are women according to the American Bar Foundation and the ABA commission on Women in the Profession. Beth Wilkinson, experienced litigation attorney in Washington DC and former partner with Paul,… Continue reading