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Successful Litigation Boutique Uses eDiscovery Technology to Deliver More Value for Clients

Successful Litigation Boutique Uses eDiscovery Technology to Deliver More Value for Clients 1000 563 Annie Johnson

Palmersheim & Mathew LLP was founded in 2018 by award-winning attorneys with proven expertise in handling complex business disputes. I recently sat down to speak with founding partner, Anand Mathew in their Chicago office.  We discussed what it means to practice in the boutique environment, the high-touch client service that the firm prides itself on,…

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Big Ideas for Small Firm Discovery: 6 Tips to Level the Playing Field

Big Ideas for Small Firm Discovery: 6 Tips to Level the Playing Field 150 150 Michael Beumer

The adversarial nature of the United States legal system is not about cooperation and playing nice. In law school, lawyers are trained to best their opposition by (nearly) any means possible. But in eDiscovery, the updated Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and emerging case law allow discovery to become a cooperative process. If you know how to make…

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How to Grow Your Law Firm with Social Media Marketing

How to Grow Your Law Firm with Social Media Marketing 150 150 Jason Krause

Social media marketing is an essential part of any law office’s advertising and marketing efforts. But we understand that social media is a little more complicated for law firms than it is for other businesses. Social media disclosure rules and lawyer advertising rules are going to complicate Facebook and Twitter efforts for any law firm.…

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The Collapse of Big Law, and the Rise of Small Law Firms

The Collapse of Big Law, and the Rise of Small Law Firms 150 150 Jason Krause

In the past decade, twelve major firms with more than 1,000 partners between them have collapsed entirely. That’s an unfortunate trend, but one that will likely only get worse. Noam Schreiber summarized the coming legal conflagration this way in the New Republic: There are currently between 150 and 250 firms in the United States that…

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