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SullCrom Sees Litigation Boom Despite Waning Credit Crisis [Video]

Dec. 11, 2014 (Mimesis Law) -- Karen Seymour and Rick Pepperman, co-managing partners of the litigation group at Sullivan & Cromwell, talk with Lee Pacchia about the current state of investigations and commercial litigation....more

How This Investment Firm Hopes to Revolutionize Litigation in America [Video]

Oct. 30, 2014 (Mimesis Law) -- Ralph Sutton, Chief Investment Officer at Bentham IMF, talks with Lee Pacchia about the business of funding small to medium-sized plaintiffs in commercial and patent litigation around the world....more

How the Financial Crisis Changed Cahill Gordon  [Video]

August 21, 2014 (Mimesis Law) -- Dan Zubkoff, partner and executive committee member at Cahill Gordon & Reindel, talks with Kent Zimmermann about the firm's strong financial performance since the financial crisis in 2008....more

Italian Desk Verhaegen Walravens

Our Italian Desk advises Italian companies on matters of Belgian law and offers Italian law advice to foreign companies....more

Money matters -- How to ensure your money is well spent with the right law firm during litigation

Originally published in Smart Business Los Angeles - July 2012 Issue. No one likes to be involved in a lawsuit — especially since they can be so expensive. However, if it should happen to your business, it’s important to...more

Why Lawyers Are Lousy Collaborators

In an evolving legal profession in which the players are ever more functionally interdependent, the ability to collaborate has become a core competency. In managing law firms and legal departments…managing legal projects…in...more

A Case Study at the Cutting Edge: Legal Project Management in Australia

Few law firms can claim that they are shaping the future of legal services. King & Wood Mallesons, however, is at the forefront of law firms bringing innovative ways to serve client needs in the New Normal. This article...more

Dialing for Pizza: Practical Perspectives on Scoping Legal Projects

Legal Project Management (LPM) assigns extraordinary importance to providing legal services that deliver value as perceived by the client. Yet over and again we observe that while in-house counsel tend to view legal matters...more

10 Key Questions That Law Firms Should Ask Clients

All law firms need to ask clients about their needs and priorities. This is a simple but extremely powerful list of 10 questions that will help law firms better align themselves with clients....more

Call Me INDISPENSABLE

What do clients value in outside counsel? Lex, practice group leader of the Transactional Group in a global law firm, explains how Legal Project Management approaches have made him indispensable to clients....more

The Random Lunatic - Always an Unhappy Surprise (Part 4 of 5, Legal Project Management in Transactional Practices)

Lex, the practice group leader of a global law firm's transactional practice, talks about preparing for the unexpected in every deal. Lex is a fan of using Legal Project Management approaches and tools in his sophisticated,...more

Do's and Don'ts on How to Use Google for Legal Research

Conclusion. Lincoln said “He who would be his own lawyer has a fool for a client.” And, forgive me if this sounds harsh, but one can really make a fool of oneself by practicing do-it-yourself law. My clients are...more

Lawyers and their Clients, and Vice Versa

Lawyers and their Clients, and Vice Versa...more

Stock Purchase Agreement Commentary

The stock purchase agreement (sometimes called a share purchase agreement) is the main transaction document for a stock acquisition. It sets out what is being sold, details the sale process, and sets out the liabilities and...more

Company Use of Social Media Best Practices: Checklist

Companies recognize that the internet provides unique opportunities to participate in interactive discussions and share information on particular topics using a wide variety of social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, blogs...more

Room at the Waterhole: Midsize Firms Making the Most of the Middle

The last few years have finally laid to rest the outdated notion that bigger is better -- when it comes to law firms. Spurred by the new financial realities, many companies are moving legal work to mid-sized law firms and...more

The Lawyer Commodity Index

America has morphed from a society that produces goods as commodities, to a service worker economy led by lawyers. From law school deans to corporate counsel consultants, “the future of lawyers” is a topic...more

15 Tips To Find The Right Solicitor For You - 20 page report

We have prepared a 20 page Special Report providing impartial advice on how to find the right solicitor for your business, for example whether you go for a national firm or a local solicitor. This is an Insider’s...more

The Law Firm of the Twenty-first Century: A Survival Guide

For sixty years before the onset of The Great Recession, law firms experienced a golden age of growth in every area. The law firm of the 21st century has undergone cataclysmic changes. The 21st century law firm is, simply...more

Are you getting frustrated in marketing Alternative Fee Arrangements to potential new clients?

So, you've swallowed the Kool-Ade and worked out a schedule of Alternative Fee Arrangements. You expected block long lines to sign you up for your new AFA's and you're getting frustrated because your having trouble reeling...more

Turbervilles Business Newsletter - Summer 2010

Welcome to our Summer newsletter. In this edition, we look at the measures outlined by the new Government that could affect your business. We see how the case of a director found guilty of wrongful trading highlights the...more

Frishberg & Partners' Resume

Frishberg & Partners is an independent full-service American law firm, based in Kiev, Ukraine since October 1991, with a focus on corporate law. We specialize in due diligence, mergers and acquisitions, anti-trust, real...more

Advantages of Having An Attorney: Why Entrepreneurs & Nonprofiteers Need Good Lawyers

This article is a promotion of the legal profession generally, and client-oriented and client-focused legal practice in particular. It also serves as an outline of the value clients receive from attorneys. This article is...more

Australian Corporate Counsel Magazine - Open Letter to General Counsel

An Open Letter to General Counsel in Tough Economic Times. This article went viral as soon as it was published in the United States. It has since been republished in 8 countries and translated into 6 languages. The...more

National Law Journal - Kirkland Expands Use of Special Fee Structures

Law firms are responding to corporate clients' needs for predictability in outside counsel spend. This article highlights the most innovative approaches the alterntive fee arrangements and the firms that are leading the way....more

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