Brave New World: Could Structural Changes Improve Placement of JD Graduates?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Harvard Law School
Adam Smith, Esq., LLC
A lawyer and consultant to law firms on strategic and economic issues, Bruce is president of AdamSmithEsq.com, which provides insights on the business of large, sophisticated law firms. Since the site’s launch in late 2003, over 1,200 articles have appeared on Adam Smith, Esq. covering such topics as strategy, leadership, globalization, M&A, finance, compensation, cultural considerations, and partnership structures. Recent engagements have included developing strategic plans for offices, practice groups, and firms as a whole; pre-merger due diligence and post-merger integration; strategies for re-conceiving associate career paths; alternative and strategic billing; ;and advising on the consequences of the economic “Great Reset” as well as the trend towards increasing segmentation among Global 100 firms. Bruce has written for or been quoted in: Fortune; the Wall Street Journal; the New York Times; the Washington Post; the Lawyer; and other publications.
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