The sky-high legal demand law firms have enjoyed over the past two years may now be on its arcing descent. As a result, firms that went all-in during this prosperous period may be headed for dangerously diminishing returns.

The Driver:

Deep down, everyone knows the pandemic-driven legal services boom can’t last forever. But when the work is pouring in and talent is at a premium, it can be difficult (and, some would argue, irresponsible) to resist making big investments in your workforce to meet that demand.