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8 Reads for Your Summer Book List

At some point in the summer, it’s time to sit down with a good book. You may have started last July 4th weekend or this week. Maybe you are planning ahead. I share the following 8 recommendations for the summer and beyond: Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art…
July 7, 2021
The Mad Clientist

Making Better Associates Faster

Associates want more than money. They want some recognition—not much, but some—and they want to feel like they have a future. A big part of this sense of future is feeling like their firm is investing in them. Law firms can take immediate steps to make the future more obvious…
Michael Rynowecer
October 3, 2018
The Mad Clientist

The Law Firms with the Best Associates

“Let’s face it, most firms I know and deal with hide their associates behind a big wall of partners. It’s like they think we don’t know they’re there and do the work,” said an EVP and General Counsel at a Large Financial Institution BTI spoke with during our annual survey.…
Michael Rynowecer
August 2, 2017