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From left, Gaetan Alfano and Leslie A. Mariotti of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti.Courtesy Photos From left, Gaetan Alfano and Leslie A. Mariotti of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti.Courtesy Photos

The devastating financial fallout of the COVID-19 crisis has exacerbated law firm dissolutions and key attorney separations. Firms that were overleveraged, undercapitalized, poorly managed or otherwise unable to adjust to revenue slowdowns have failed outright or have found themselves struggling to adapt. Stakeholders, whether partners or shareholders, have been forced to consider their professional options, including voluntarily (or involuntarily) separating from their firms.

We have counseled dozens of firms and attorneys with respect to professional transitions over many years. In our experience, our attorney clients who successfully forged new careers have followed these five suggestions.

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