After studying what worked in the manufacturing world to make mass-produced goods cheaply, efficiently and with no errors, Seyfarth Shaw adopted Six Sigma practices for the legal world. Ten years after launching SeyfarthLean, the firm says its goal — charting a more productive law practice — has only just started.
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While the hires of professional business managers and administrators aren’t trumpeted the way a lateral partner is, these key players in operations, technology, business development and strategic pricing are, like lateral lawyer moves, a strategic response to market pressures.
Shawn Kasserman is a founding member of Tomasik Kotin Kasserman. He represents plaintiffs in wrongful-death and personal-injury cases, including matters involving product and premises liability; medical, transportation and construction negligence; and motor vehicle crashes.
What does it mean to live outside your comfort zone? What steps can you take to ensure you continue to grow and develop? Husband-and-wife attorneys Christina L. Martini and David G. Susler talk more about this topic with the Better Government Association's Andy Shaw in this month's Inside Out video.
With all the law firm mergers and acquisitions we’ve seen over the years, plenty of Chicago institutions have gone the way of the Sears Tower, Comiskey Park and Marshall Field’s. Just as the law and case precedent changes, so do the law firm names. Many of the lawyers and offices are still here; law firm mergers sometimes mean the names on the door are not.
The windows are what draw you in. Jenner & Block’s 353 N. Clark St. office is neither the tallest Chicago skyscraper nor the one with the most premium downtown address. But the stunning views from the 12-foot windows on Jenner’s 45th floor stand on their own.
Legal Technology Update 2015This year's Legal Technology Update once again features our annual e-discovery survey, now in its eighth year.
CLE Guide — Spring 2015Law Bulletin Publishing Company is proud to present the 2015 Spring Continuing Legal Education Guide.
Year in Review 2014
Our Year in Review 2014 takes a look back on some highlights of the past year.
40 Attorneys Under Forty
For the last 15 years, the 40 Under Forty Committee at Law Bulletin Publishing Company sifts through piles of nominations to select 40 of the most talented young attorneys practicing in Illinois. This publication is the result of this work.