Author Archives: Christopher Brown

A Law Boutique’s Unusual Recruiting Tactic

A Law Boutique’s Unusual Recruiting Tactic

For law boutiques, hiring the wrong lawyer can be costly, as one bad apple in a small team can do more damage than a swing-and-a-miss at a 3,000-lawyer global operation. This truth has a number of small firms going to extra lengths to ensure that they attract the best lawyers who will jibe with the

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Polsinelli Nominates Real Estate Lawyer to Succeed Chair

Polsinelli’s Real Estate Practice Group Chair, F. Chase Simmons, has been nominated to take over as firm chairman when current chairman Russell Welsh steps down in January 2019. Kansas City-based Simmons, 45, who also is chair of the firm’s Real Estate Equity Group, will serve an 18-month term as vice chair before assuming the reins,