Edge Knowledge Base

Subscribe to Edge Communiqué

Read our most recent posts below by date, or use the left Menu to narrow your search by topic.

Partners in Conflict

By David Cruickshank | Dec 30, 2018

No matter how strong a firm’s culture seems to be, there will be periods when some partners are […]

Innovation in Legal Project Management

By Aileen Leventon | Nov 27, 2018

Innovation is a hot topic, and when I was recently asked to edit and contribute to a book […]

The Role of the Law in the Growth of an Economy, with a Special Focus on Developing Economies

By Bithika Anand | Nov 26, 2018

Law and Business are not mutually exclusive sub-sets. Neither of them can be practiced in isolation. However, the […]

Ask Gerry Riskin: Should Corporate and Other Transactional Groups Spin Work off to Litigation Teams?

By Gerry Riskin | Nov 26, 2018

Question from a Client* While it seems to be a commonly held assumption that corporate and other transactional […]

Do You Understand your Firm’s DNA? What Are the Good and the Bad Bits?

By Sean Larkan | Oct 28, 2018

The DNA acronym is sometimes used with reference to the inherent characteristics of a firm or a part […]

Characteristics of Winning Small Firms

By Neil Oakes | Oct 28, 2018

It was my recent pleasure to attend the annual conference of a group of affiliated small firms that […]

Law Firm Mergers: Why and How?

By Sam Coupland | Oct 28, 2018

In March this year, I wrote an article citing the large number of mergers in the Australian and New […]

November 5th, Brisbane, QLD, Novermber 7th Sydney, NSW and November 9th Melbourne, VIC 2018- FMRC Workshops on Legal Project Management- Aileen Leventon

By Gerry Riskin | Sep 24, 2018

Sign up at: https://www.fmrc.com.au/events/category/legal-project-management/

Edge International to Offer LPM Workshops in Australia

By Aileen Leventon | Sep 25, 2018

Of the thousands of effective lawyers who use legal project management (LPM) to improve their practices, many have […]

When the Monkeys Run the Zoo

By Nick Jarrett-Kerr | Sep 22, 2018

In running any business, reaching wise and sensible decisions is never easy. And in competitive markets, many who […]