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THE LAW FIRM TECHNOLOGY LANDSCAPE POST-COVID: PART TWO
By Edge International | Aug 25, 2020
The COVID-19 crisis and lockdown has impacted almost every aspect of life in law firms, but the central importance of technology in firm strategies and performance has accelerated more suddenly and more permanently than any other. Edge International’s latest article takes a look at the post-COVID law firm agile model that is already emerging as a result of the events of 2020.
Integrating Merged Law Firms: How to Create Truly Disruptive Value
By Mike White | Aug 20, 2020
The legal industry enjoys a long history of bolting together two newly combined law firms, or practice groups from two newly merged firms; best practices here are well established at least as it relates to the basics….
Virtual Coffee Breaks
By Gerry Riskin | Aug 12, 2020
Reaching out to clients and colleagues while working remotely can seem awkward, especially if there is no apparent reason for doing so. The value of connecting during this time is in preserving and enhancing relationships by showing genuine care.
A FRESH LOOK AT LAW FIRM VALUATION
By Edge International | Aug 5, 2020
Changes will involve valuation issues, be it the valuation of firms or shares in them. While traditional methodologies of valuation may be used as comparative benchmarks, they do not necessarily focus on the real value involved in any transaction.
How to Keep a New – and Prized – Client
By Jonathan Middleburgh | Jul 29, 2020
This short article explores a tried and tested way to increase the likelihood of a smooth-running client relationship – through a facilitated ‘Norming’ Workshop, aimed at getting the relationship going on the right footing, or at strengthening an existing relationship.
PLANNING FOR RECOVERY
By Nick Jarrett-Kerr | Jul 21, 2020
Originally designed for the Law Society of England and Wales, but relevant to all law firms globally, Edge International Principal Nick Jarrett-Kerr has created a series of four webinars on the topic of Planning for Recovery. Each webinar lasts about twenty minutes and is available free of charge.
The Law Firm Technology Landscape Post-lockdown: Part One
By Chris Bull | Jul 15, 2020
The Covid-19 crisis and lockdown has impacted almost every aspect of life in law firms but the central importance of technology in firm strategies and performance has accelerated more suddenly and more permanently than any other time. What do firms have to ensure they get right as we move out of lockdown?
Reducing Law Firm Real Estate Spend While Retaining Culture
By Mike White | Jul 6, 2020
Reducing your firm’s commitment to expensive shared office space is a generational opportunity to increase dramatically the pool of firm distributable profits.
5 Compensation Issues to Review at Reopening
By David Cruickshank | Jun 24, 2020
We all hope the tide will come back shortly after reopening. A candid review of your crisis response and tweaks to your compensation will demonstrate leadership and stability.
Planning for Recovery: Seven Strategies for Opportunistic Law Firms
By Nick Jarrett-Kerr | Jun 17, 2020
Adverse conditions can provide opportunities for firms to dramatically enhance their competitive position in a relatively short period of time.