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2018 Trend: Hard to Deny Gender Bias in the Legal Industry

2018 Trend: Hard to Deny Gender Bias in the Legal Industry

We write about trends in the legal industry and one trend in 2018 are the various claims of gender bias in the legal industry in 2018. The most recent piece of evidence is the partner announcement at Paul Weiss that optically is about as tone deaf as you can get…

Nimble Trends - 30 January 2018

Nimble Trends - 30 January 2018

Here's what's trending in the legal industry: (1) General Counsel find that smaller law firms provide better service and are more innovative, (2) the traits and skills necessary for future lawyers, (3) a Gender Bias suit filed against a BigLaw firm, (4) the General Counsel is supposed to be a role model and moral leader, and (5) Legal Operations Chiefs are working with inadequate Legal Technology.  And More!

Nimble Trends - 27 December 2017

Nimble Trends - 27 December 2017

From more work for employment lawyers, tax lawyers, and M&A lawyers to prior "in-house experience" possibly required to a bankrupt company owing major law firms close to $3.5 million in legal fees to tips on starting a virtual law firm to law departments thinking outside counsel fees are too high and wanting law firms to embrace technology these are the major legal industry trends we've been reading about this week.

Nimble Trends - 15 December 2017

Nimble Trends - 15 December 2017

From major legal industry trends to the utterly ridiculous, here are the trends in the legal industry we've been reading about this week.