I thought you'd be interested in this ABA Journal story:
By now, virtually every lawyer has heard of the term "alternative billing." But did you know that alternative billing has become an irreversible trend among the largest law firms, including many of the AmLaw 100 firms? Jim Hassett of LegalBizDev.com just completed a survey of 37 of the AmLaw 100 firms regarding alternative billing. You may be surprised at the results....
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"In the long run, the use of alternative fees will grow only if arrangements can be structured in a sustainable way that makes business sense for both sides. This book analyzes a variety of opinions about what works for alternative fees, and what does not, based on interviews with senior decision makers from 37 AmLaw 100 firms."
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Want more information about alternative billing? Check out Jim's alternative billing posts here.
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