For Law Firm Offices, Business Savvy Is The New Cool
By Craig BrahamJuly 25, 2017, 10:21 AM EDT
Law360, New York (July 25, 2017, 10:21 AM EDT) -- The function of legal real estate has evolved over the years, following trends that began with technology companies and moved through the entire corporate sector. Where once offices needed to have libraries and conference rooms to impress clients, now managing partners want them to have in-house coffee bars and lounge spaces to encourage collaboration and collegiality among lawyers and build the firm’s culture.
Law firms have long understood their real estate as being part of their identity: having a “good” downtown address is required by the...