OPINION: Have Big Law Firms Lost Their Way?

Law360, New York (September 25, 2015, 4:07 PM EDT) -- The views expressed here could not pass muster under Daubert. Still, we all accept certain propositions (consider "The grass is always greener * * *" as an insightful observation about how we all think) even though they have never been the subject of scientific study. My hope is that this article will not be seen as a rant by a senior trial lawyer. The truth is that some things get worse with the passage of time and it should be fair to comment upon such deterioration.

It's not the extraordinary amount of money that partners in big firms make that causes...

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