THE LEGAL PROFESSION’S DECLINE CONTINUES, AT LEAST AT THE BIGLAW LEVEL: WSJ: Law Firms Demote Partners as Pressure Mounts Over Profits. All is proceeding as Ben Barton has foreseen.
IN THE MAIL: From Ben Barton, Glass Half Full: The Decline and Rebirth of the Legal Profession. Plus, today only at Amazon: Up to 50% Off Select Hard Drives and Networking Products. And, also today only: 50% Off ECCO Men’s Shoes.
CHANGE: Harvard Law Professors: The Law Is Ripe For Disruption. All is proceeding as Ben Barton has foreseen.
BEN BARTON: The Rise And Fall Of Lawyers. The American legal profession has faced a tsunami of bad news since 2008. White-shoe, corporate law firms have faced waves of layoffs or even shuttered their doors. While the very top firms ...
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, LEGAL EDUCATION EDITION: Big 4 Gunning for Big Law. “Can’t say we didn’t warn you about the Walmart thing. Be afraid law firms; be very afraid.” All is proceeding as Ben Barton has foreseen.