Spain and Portugal have both surpassed the rumours, earlier this year, of a pending financial crisis and potential contagion from the crisis in Greece. Are lawyers feeling more or less positive about the future economic
The slowdown at home is pushing Iberian businesses to explore new opportunities abroad. Are they looking to the usual suspects – like Latin America – or new parts of the world, and what role is there to
Some of the world's global law firms have started to report the first signs of growth following the recession. Is it true to say that the economic crisis has caused a major change in
Some suggest that the current changes in the legal market will require new approaches to how law firms will attract and keep their best lawyers. If so, does this require pay and promotion which is
As we draw to the end of one of the most challenging years for law firms and their clients in recent history, what are your thoughts on what 2010 will bring? Will the 'difficult 2009' be followed
Skills outside the classroom In order to mark the launch of Iberian Lawyer´s new service for students – Ticket2Law.com – law firm managers share their advice on how young lawyers can make themselves more
IberiaÂ´s in-house lawyers report that more than ever they want law firms to know their businesses better, to be more proactive and to highlight issues they may not even know they need help with.
Iberian Lawyer research has seen some law firm leaders suggest that their firms will have to move away from a reliance on transactional-led practices towards more advisory-led work, as clients regulatory and compliance needs increase.
Iberian lawyers’ continue to assess the relative merits of “alternative-based” billing
Iberian lawyers aware of clients' changing economic situations and prepared to adapt accordingly