It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. In a world where the only thing that doesn't change is change itself, opportunities and risks are too obvious to ignore, and the legal market is no exception. As a nearly $300 billion industry and one of the most profitable in the world, the U.S. legal industry is under fundamental transformation. Whether in-house counsel or law firms, only those with far-ranging sights, clear thoughts and quick action can survive and thrive.
MyComplianceOffice is a global compliance solutions provider. CEO Brian Fahey talks to us about compliance spending, how regulations can hamstring fintech start-ups, and the constraints of building compliance software at large firms.
Former engineer Manny Schechter has spent his entire career at IBM, the US’s top annual patentee; he is now its Chief Patent Counsel. He talks to Leaders League about patent litigation trends, artificial intelligence (AI), and software innovation in...
Holman Fenwick’s Houston office continues to grow, with the hire of Fernando Cano-Lasa.
The 3,000-lawyer firm, which pulled in almost $1.2bn in revenue last year, now has seven US offices.
In a 24-hour window, two new jumbo deals were ascribed to the white-shoe shop.