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      June 13, 2018

      Update June 18, 2018 - Cravath, who has traditionally been the first mover who sets the market, has now raised the bar for 2018 associate raises. They have announced a new pay scale that matches Milbank for junior associates and exceeds it by $5,000 for midlevel associates and by $10,000 for senio...

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    Re-Building A Litigation Support Team

    Challenge

    An Am Law 50 law firm had recently lost several members of their litigation support/ e-discovery department. The retained us to fill 3 positions within 8 weeks.

    Solution

    We worked very closely with the head of the litigation support department to discover why the former employees had left, how they could correct that problem, and how we could communicate a positive message in the marketplace about the situation. We proceeded to identify dozens of candidates that had the experience required and were currently with competing law firms or with in house legal departments.

    Result

    Within 7 weeks our client was able to fill all 3 positions with candidates we presented and created a 4th position because there was a 4th candidate who was too good to pass on. The department was infused with new energy and perspective.