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The Death of Deference

By Nick Jarrett-Kerr

Lawyers have always been a distrustful bunch, but in the last twenty years the growth of larger law […]

The Power of “How”

By Gerry Riskin

I propose that you join the most effective law firm leaders in the world and start asking “how,“ […]

Why Operational Reviews in Law Firms Are a Must

By Yarman J Vachha

Written on the basis of my two decades of work as a manager and consultant with international and […]

Partners in Conflict

By David Cruickshank

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

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

By Sean Larkan

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

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

When the Monkeys Run the Zoo

By Nick Jarrett-Kerr

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

World’s Wealthiest Man, Jeff Bezos, Says Customers Today Are “Divinely Discontent”

By Gerry Riskin

I read with great interest Jeff Bezos’s 2017 letter to Amazon shareholders. I believe we can learn a […]

2018 – Australian and New Zealand Legal Profession Outlook

By Sam Coupland

One of the benefits of writing an article at the end of the year is the opportunity to […]

Managing and Growing a Law Firm: Part 2 of 3

By Yarman J Vachha

In this series of three articles, I highlight the legal scene in Asia, the changes to the legal industry, […]