Everybody knows that the Charlotte legal market has taken a beating during the recession. But we didn’t know that it was so bad that the firms couldn’t afford to pay people. This tip comes in from Charlotte-centric Moore & Van Allen: Just passing along in case this warrants further investigation (i.e., if anyone still gives […]
Last month, Moore Van Allen laid off 20 staffers. This month, the bell tolls for attorneys. Associates and partners have confirmed that 20 attorneys we laid off from MvA on Wednesday. Is there going to be a Charlotte “legal market” still standing in 2009? We reported last month that Dewey LeBoeuf closed their entire Charlotte […]
The revolutionary impact of data science and analytics in fields like sports and politics is well known, and every day there seems to be another “Moneyball for X” analogy. But what, if anything, does this mean for the legal world, and when will it happen? This is a story about the data revolution that is already transforming the law, reshaping who wins and who loses, and how its potential was foretold long ago.