Evaluating Compensation Proposals: It’s Not What You Make, It’s What You Get to Keep

Evaluating Compensation Proposals: It’s Not What You Make, It’s What You Get to Keep Prior to joining Mestel & Company, I was a partner for 25 years at two Am Law 50 law firms. For several of those years, I was responsible for lateral-partner hiring and, in that connection, for formulating and negotiating compensation proposals…

Keeping Top Talent Warm this Winter: 5 Ways to Boost Engagement

Keeping Top Talent Warm this Winter: 5 Ways to Boost Engagement  With year-end around the corner, schedules have reached a fever pitch and recruiting is more of a juggling act than ever before. Between the holidays, executing on recruiting initiatives and end of the year meetings, identifying creative and efficient ways to maintain a strong…

Technology: The Leveling Force Among Law Firms in Today’s Legal Landscape

Technology: The Leveling Force Among Law Firms in Today’s Legal Landscape The challenges to the contemporary legal platform, which include flattening legal spend and ever more robust in-house legal departments, are a consistent concern among today’s legal professionals. So too is the impact of evolving technology, often cited in relation to the rise of alternative…