Law Firms Get Down to Business
According to today’s Wall Street Journal more and more lawyers and law firms are leaning in the direction of business. Though some firms have encouraged employee business education for some time, the recent economic downturn has many other firms expanding their expertise into business. Not only does business training help the management of the firm itself, it can also help lawyers understand their clients better. Do you think that this is a good trend? Should law schools start to focus on business skills as well?