CBA Practicelink Law Firm Leaders


Leading for future growth

  • July 14, 2011
  • Michael Dempster

Why understanding the needs of young talent must be part of your retention strategy.

Connecting with clients

  • June 16, 2011
  • Michael Rappaport

Online lawyer referral services are a smart alternative to traditional channels.

Video Evidence

  • April 21, 2011
  • James Careless

The impact of recorded video evidence on the judicial process has been unprecedented: When confronted with a video recording of their alleged actions, many accused change their pleas from “not guilty” to “guilty.”

Law Firm Lessons of the Great Recession

  • April 09, 2010
  • Edward Poll

Whatever else can be said about the Great Recession of the past two years, it is unquestioned that law firms, like every other sector of the economy, have learned (or, more likely, re-learned) they cannot ignore the fundamental rules of business.

Step by Step

  • February 18, 2010
  • Stephanie MacDonald

Canadian firms have no plans to abandon lockstep compensation for associates.

Law Firm Innovation: Will You Lead or Follow?

  • December 14, 2009
  • Gary Mitchell and Catherine Mitchell

While other firms are bracing themselves to weather the bleak economy, here’s how you can use these tough times to foster change and catapult your firm into the forefront of the marketplace.

What Law Firms Can Do to Stop the Exodus of Women

  • October 13, 2009
  • Linda Robertson

Women began to enter the legal profession in larger numbers in the early 1970’s. Twenty years later, female students accounted for roughly half of law school students across the country.