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Workers across industries may be united in a common dread of meetings, but that’s not necessarily the case for the growing class of business professionals within law firms, at least when it comes to sit-downs with their firms’ clients. These interactions mark a fundamental—and welcome—change in their status.

Dan Packel

Dan Packel covers law firms' global strategy and economics. Based in Philadelphia, he writes a weekly briefing for Law.com, "The Law Firm Disrupted," exploring change and innovation in the legal services market. Contact him at dpackel@alm.com. On Twitter at @packeld

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