Addleshaw Goddard Unveils Flexible Work Plan

Law360, New York (July 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- U.K. powerhouse Addleshaw Goddard LLP is trying out a new flexible working scheme that will have some fee-earners logging a four-day week in exchange for 85 percent of their regular pay, as firms continue to look for creative solutions to the economic crisis.

The program, which will run for a year, began on July 1 after 95 percent of the firm's fee-earners endorsed the move, Legal Week reported.

"The fee-earner support for the flexible working changes we think are essential to the short-term management of our...
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