Law Office Technology/Management Section

Issues relating to law practice management and computer technology are the focus of this section, which also informs its members on the latest in technology and practice management. It annually hosts the Law Tech CLE and exposition.

Immediate Past Chair
Hardee, Martin & Donahoe
213 E Lafayette
Jackson, TN 38301
The Richardson Law Firm
25 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Suite 309
Memphis, TN 38103

Overcapacity Could Mean Layoffs for Lawyers

The ABA Journal reports that experts believe more law firm layoffs are expected because firms “can’t keep lawyers busy with work.” The prediction comes after Reed Smith laid off 45 attorneys. In The American Lawyer (sub. req.), Eric Seeger of Altman Weil says a 2015 survey revealed 65 percent of the respondents said equity partners weren’t busy enough.

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Counsel on Call Names New CEO

The Nashville Post reports Vince Verna will serve as CEO for Counsel on Call, an on-demand legal services company. Verna, who replaces founder Jane Allen, previously worked as vice president of strategic accounts and project solution sales for Experis North America. "We have brought in someone with the kind of experience and market savvy to take us to the next level," Allen said. 

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