Law Boutiques Rise with Help from Tech Vendors
Bloomberg BNA (May 28, 2015)
By Stephan Roussan, Founder, ICVM Group
While blockbuster mergers in Big Law may grab the largest headlines, the small boutique law firm revolution continues to accelerate. A number of former partners from established powerhouses are breaking free to hang their own shingle, often as a super-group of legal stars with a starter pack of marquee clients coming along with them. The reasons for leaving Big Law may vary, but there is one commonality across all of today’s new startups: technology is playing a key role in helping them compete, operate and succeed.