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People gather at Black Lives Matter Plaza near the White House, and surrounding areas, in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the victory of President-elect Joe Biden, who will become the 46th president of the United States, and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, on Saturday, November 7, 2020. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM

Now that Joseph R. Biden has been projected as the president-elect of the United States, months and months of speculation has given way to a more clear picture of likely federal-level changes, and which legal practice areas stand to benefit from those changes.

Several industry experts and law firm leaders weighed in on what they expect as the Biden administration begins to take shape. They expect additional work in tax, regulatory and enforcement, state attorneys general, M&A and white-collar practices.

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Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith, based in New York, covers the business of law, including the ways law firms compete for clients and talent, cannabis law and marketing innovation. Reach him at [email protected] or on Twitter at @nycpatrickd

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