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If you could design a law firm from scratch, what would it look like?

It would certainly be profitable, with high revenue per lawyer. It would probably also be diverse, with plenty of female equity partners, racial diversity in the partnership and LGBTQ diversity at all ranks. And it would likely try to make the world a better place by doing plenty of pro bono work too.

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Paul Hodkinson

Paul Hodkinson is the Editor-In-Chief of Law.com International and Legal Week. Before joining the company in late 2018, he was the Deputy Editor and Comment Editor of Financial News, part of Dow Jones. He has also held roles as Acting Editor of Financial News and Editor of Private Equity News and has written for The Wall Street Journal as well as numerous private equity publications in the U.S. It is his second stint at Legal Week, after he worked at the publication between 2002 and 2008. [email protected]

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