2020 Q2 Newsletter: What does the future hold?

2020 Q2 Newsletter: What does the future hold?

Highlights for the second quarter of 2020: several groups are weathering the storm better than others, including native Texas firms, middle market firms and the Dallas market; pent-up lateral hires in second half of 2020 could result in more moves than 2019 WHAT DOES...
2020 Q1 Newsletter: Act Now or Wait and See

2020 Q1 Newsletter: Act Now or Wait and See

Highlights for the first quarter of 2020: huge start to Q1 outpacing 2019 and 2018; more M&A partner moves than all of last year; Dallas keeps hot streak with new office openings; now isn’t the time for “wait-and-see” Why “Wait and...
2019 Q4 Newsletter: 100 Attorneys

2019 Q4 Newsletter: 100 Attorneys

Highlights for 2019: Texas remains strong despite drop in overall partner movement; non-Texas-based firms netted 66% of moves; Houston and Dallas dominated statewide market; Corporate Litigation moves hot, no sign of cooling Announcing the Inaugural “100...
2019 Q3 Newsletter: Hiring Post-Merger

2019 Q3 Newsletter: Hiring Post-Merger

Highlights for the third quarter of 2019: partner moves leveling off after 2018 new office boom and subsequent slow down; smaller markets getting squeezed out of the attorney race; a look at two Texas firms 18 months post merger and their potential to start attracting...
2019 Q1 Newsletter: Luring the M&A Lawyer

2019 Q1 Newsletter: Luring the M&A Lawyer

Highlights for the first quarter of 2019: the departures to out-of-state-based firms slowed; Houston is edging out Dallas in the attorney move count; March was particularly stagnant; and M&A is still the hottest ticket in town. The Art of Luring the All-Powerful...