5 Ways Firms Are Stuck In The Past

Law360, New York (August 26, 2016, 10:02 PM EDT) -- Like a top ballplayer who's confident in his bat speed but neglects newer methods to improve his swing, a leading law firm can lag behind the curve when it comes to the latest technology and business models.

"What we now know is that there are new ways of doing things, new processes," said Ralph Baxter, a legal adviser and former chairman and CEO of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP. "There are new technologies, and there are combinations of those that would enable All-Star players to be even better players."

Here, experts share five ways that law firms are stuck in the...

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