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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: firm - a firm of lawyers
business firm, firm, house - the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments; "he worked for a brokerage house"
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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He set out at once for the offices of the eminent law firm of Nichols, Nichols, Nichols, and Nichols, of which aggregation of Nicholses his friend Jerry was the last and smallest.
New data from the Hildebrandt Institute, a division of Thomson Reuters that provides law firm research and programming, shows that law firms are seeing an uptick in demand for labor and employment work.
Law firms continue to be active players in the New York City real estate market, an indicator of the health of the legal profession and of the continuing, if slowing, pattern of mergers and acquisitions.
More law firms are advertising on the train, and some are even distributing free tissue by the train stations, preaching that the most vulnerable citizens need legal empowerment.
Rice said no other law firms were considered for retention by the board and that extra counsel was needed to advise the board on issues such as contracts, compliance and procedures, as well as to act as a system of checks and balances for the board.
The National Employers Counsel Network comprises employment law firms from all 50 states plus the District of Columbia, whose attorneys provide editorial content for M.
While other law firms have affiliations with local counsel in-country or outsource their work to local law firms, Steel Hector is able to provide a broad range of expertise and services in-house.
accounting firms are in some cases operating as the largest law firms, too.
While a gross fee contract may provide income tax advantages, law firms must nevertheless carefully consider the consequences of such arrangements under state rules of professional conduct.
A major increase last decade in the number of practicing lawyers, intense competition among law firms and a growing tendency of clients to shop around for legal services has forced some dramatic changes.
They attempt to explain how large law firms have transformed from professionally oriented firms into big businesses.
a business process outsourcing company exclusively focused on enterprise services to law firms.

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