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A World of Change|
BY AMY DVORAK
ASSOCIATION OF LEGAL ADMINISTRATORS
ALA members on six continents address critical legal management issues and envision the future of their rapidly evolving profession.
Legal Administrators as Strategic Assets|
BY KAREN STEINBERGER, CLM
ASSOCIATION OF LEGAL ADMINISTRATORS MEMBER
Law firm managers’ professional roles continue to evolve as they strive to take on new responsibilities and their colleagues acknowledge the importance of sound business management practices.
Innovation in Practice: Why It’s So Hard|
BY ERIK MANKIN
FOR THE ABA’S LAW PRACTICE MANAGEMENT SECTION
Law firms that embrace change and implement new ideas that create value are more likely to succeed in an increasingly competitive legal marketplace.
The Changing Role of the IT Professional|
BY RANDI MAYES
INTERNATIONAL LEGAL TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION
Information technology professionals in today’s law firms hold strategically important positions that are vital to everyday operations.
Geared Up for Growth|
BY GAYLE P. ENGLERT
NALP — THE ASSOCIATION FOR LEGAL CAREER PROFESSIONALS
More legal career professionals are assuming larger roles in their law firms.
Building Clout in a Brave New World|
A ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION BY THE LEGAL MARKETING ASSOCIATION
NEW YORK CHAPTER
Industry leaders share their insights on how law firms’ business development and marketing teams can further develop their roles.
Walking with Librarians: A Unique Journey|
BY MARK GEDIMAN
AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF LAW LIBRARIES MEMBER
Law librarians have watched their roles expand and now are seen as indispensable assets to firm operations.
In Search of Management Talent|
BY NEASA MACERLEAN
FOR THE MANAGING PARTNERS’ FORUM, UNITED KINGDOM
Support staffs are finding that professional service firms worldwide offer tremendous opportunities for career success.
The Challenge of Change|
BY TERRY LEE
FOR THE AUSTRALIAN LEGAL PRACTICE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
Successful law firms in Australia and elsewhere require strong visions, carefully aligned cultures and strategies, and inspiring leadership.