BigLaw Unlikely To Ditch Swank Digs To Go Virtual

Law360, New York (July 27, 2010, 3:53 PM EDT) -- More lawyers are joining the ranks of virtual attorneys who forgo chic full-time office space and instead work from home to lower overhead costs, but experts said BigLaw firms are unlikely to abandon their opulent digs anytime soon.

In a recent survey by the American Bar Association, only 1 percent of attorneys who work at firms larger than 100 lawyers said they use virtual office services, such as on-demand office space. That number is even lower than in a similar survey in 2009, when five percent...
To view the full article, register now.