Lawyers who have tried it say subscription-based pricing may not work for every practice area, but in spots where there are repeatable processes, it could provide exactly what clients are clamoring for.
Sozi Tulante secured a precedent-setting victory for B.C., an asylum-seeker from Cameroon, in an immigration appeal centering on B.C.'s primary language, Pidgin English, and the need for an interpreter.
"Normally you think of law firms contributing to diversity and inclusion through their legal talent—and we do that—but this initiative involves using our economic resources," said Wilmer co-managing partner Robert Novick.
It's clear 2021 is going to be another profitable year for law firms. What's unclear is just how much rate-increases are shaping it; whether clients are at a breaking point or demand will remain high enough for firms to keep increasing costs at similar levels.