Lawyers: General Counsel Beg For Billing Changes

Nancy Myrland All Posts, Alternative Fee Arrangements, Client Service and Retention Leave a Comment

I just finished reading an article by Kristen Rasmussen on’s Daily Report about Peter Carter, Delta’s Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Corporate Secretary who, along with other top lawyers from Fortune 500 companies, made a plea for lawyers to figure out project-based billing.
Peter, a former partner at Dorsey & Whitney LLP, was on a panel at the National …


Nancy Myrland All Posts, Management Leave a Comment

As we pause to recognize Labor Day in America, I started to think about our labor, our work, and what we should expect to get from it.
I always find it interesting when people ask how my business is, and if I’m as busy as I want to be.  If the conversation warranted it, I would share:
“Absolutely. I have no …