Lawyers

Hinshaw & Culbertson Launches Law Firm Consulting Practice
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...

Hinshaw Culbertson LLP 082713

Photo courtesy of Daily Business Review

Summary: A law firm is launching the first practice to consult other law firms.

Law firm Hinshaw & Culbertson is launching a practice to help other law firms. It already advises lawyers and firms on compliance and legal ethics, and its new practice hopes to help “law firms avoid crises, implement succession planning and advise on full-fledged mergers,” according to Bloomberg Law.

  
What
Where


Bloomberg Law said that this is the first time that a law firm has created a consulting practice to help law firm management. Hinshaw & Culbertson has said that it has already landed one small firm as a client.

Attorney Donald L. Mrozek is leading the new practice. He served as the firm’s chair between 1989-2015; and he told Bloomberg Law that he decided to launch Consultants and Coaches for the Profession Practice after he stepped down.

Mrozek said that the new consulting service was interested in helping large firms as well as with law firm mergers. This puts Hinshaw & Culbertson with competition with law firm consultants such as Hildebrandt Consulting.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!




The new law firm consulting practice will consist of Mrozek, partners Anthony E. Davis and J. Richard Supple Jr., and attorney Janis M. Meyer. In 2015, Meyer came to Hinshaw & Culbertson from the now bankrupt Dewey & LeBoeuf.

Mrozek said that he intends to charge per project as opposed to the success fee basis like its competitors.



“When I was chairman, we were offered by one of the consultants to build in a success factor and reduce the project fee,” Mrozek said. “To me, in something like a merger, I don’t want that. Because maybe the best advice you can give is, ‘Don’t go forward.’”

Hinshaw was founded in 1934, and with its $225 million in revenue, it is ranked the 130th largest grossing law firm in 2015. According to LawCrossing, it has 26 offices with its main branch in Chicago.

Source: Bloomberg Law



 

Interesting Legal Sites You May Like


BCG FEATURED JOB

Locations:

Keyword:



Search Now

Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities Associate Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of our client seeks corporate, mergers and acquisitions and securities associat...

Apply Now

Business Litigation Attorney

USA-CA-Santa Monica

Santa Monica office of our client seeks business litigation attorney with 1-3 years of experience. T...

Apply Now

Intellectual Property Litigation / Enforcement Associate Attorney

USA-CA-San Francisco

San Francisco office of our client seeks intellectual property litigation / enforcement associate at...

Apply Now

Eminent Domain Attorney

USA-TX-Richmond

Richmond office of our client seeks eminent domain attorney with 5+ years of experience. The candida...

Apply Now

RELEVANT JOBS

Hotline & Training Managing Attorney (IMMIGRATION)

USA-NY-New York City

The Hotline & Training Services Managing Attorney will guide, develop, and supervise the Hotline sta...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

USA-CA-Sacramento

A civil plaintiff’s law firm is hiring for an associate attorney, preferably with strong resea...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

USA-TX-San Antonio

One of Texas\'s largest Personal Injury Law firm seeks a highly motivated associate attorney with 3-...

Apply now

Associate Attorney

USA-TX-Dallas

One of Texas\'s largest Personal Injury Law firm seeks a highly motivated associate attorney with 3-...

Apply now

SEARCH IN ARCHIVE

To Top