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associate retention

Stick Around: 4 Ideas to Keep Associates From Leaving Your Law Firm

What can you do to solve the associate retention quandary and make your firm's culture “stickier”? Try these retention strategies.

Wendy Merrill - June 1, 2022
retaining young lawyers

What Motivates Millennials? Ways Law Firms Are Retaining Young Lawyers

To check turnover and retain more lawyers, firms look to what inspires and fulfills millennials.

Jamie Spannhake - May 28, 2022
transferable skills

What Makes for a Great Transferable Skill? How to Uncover Even a Niche Lawyer’s Hard and Soft Skills

Annie Little |To unlock the power of your transferable skills, you must effectively describe your soft skills to employers.

Annie Little - May 24, 2022
recruiting and retention

Recruiting and Retention: Seven Strategies to Help Win the War for Talent

Steve Nelson | As firms push the envelope with their offers, it's time to rethink your firm's recruiting and retention tactics. Here are seven strategies to consider.

Steve Nelson - May 8, 2022
interview process

Law Firm Viewpoint: The Best Interview Question and Answer

Teddy Snyder | This question can help you discover the inner candidate, whether hiring a law student or a lateral.

Theda C. Snyder - March 31, 2022
freelance lawyers hire

8 Must-Ask Questions Before You Hire a Freelance Lawyer

Kristen Tyler | Freelancers can help you reduce costs, improve efficiency, and allow existing employees to focus on core goals and tasks.

Kristin Tyler - December 7, 2021
law firm work allocation

Eliminating Bias in Work Allocation Is a Growing Focus for Law Firms

Law firms are gradually shifting away from the old "familiarity and proximity" model of law firm work allocation.

Andrew Talpash - December 2, 2021
work allocation

Work Allocation: 7 Best Practices for Effective Resource Management in Law Firms

Best practices for making sure every employee gets the right workload.

Andrew Talpash - November 11, 2021
hire a paralegal

Top 6 Reasons to Hire a Paralegal Over a Lawyer

Roy Ginsburg | Resist the knee-jerk reaction to hire another lawyer. Instead, assess whether a paralegal can fill the need. You’ll find that in most practice areas they can.

Roy S. Ginsburg - July 8, 2021
law firm risk management

Law Firm Risk Management: Avoid This Common Title VII Violation

Handle situations of perceived unfairness with care, for they can quickly spin out of control. Observations from an employment lawyer who also manages a law firm.

Brent E. Pelton - June 24, 2021
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