As law firms battle through the crisis, everyone has to dig in and do their part. While no one can be sure what challenges the future will bring, for Iñigo Gómez-Jordana, Managing Partner of Allen & Overy Spain, striking the right balance between management, leadership and fee-earning is key.
Crossing from private practice to in-house is a well proven path. However, moves in the opposite direction have not always been as successful. The advantage for Gonzalo Jiménez-Blanco, Managing Partner of Ashurst Spain and Head of its International Finance Practice, is that he knows a thing or two about what in-house counsel want from their external law firms.