Bright Insight 2018: The National Legal Sector Benchmark Survey Results - Cushman & Wakefield

Bright Insight 2018: The National Legal Sector Benchmark Survey Results

Firms are continually seeking creative ways to structure fees as well as leverage client services and talent to maintain their competitive stance. Evaluating how real estate components affect profitability, overall operations and client support, as well as the generations of lawyers that work within a law firm are just some key drivers in today’s decision making.

In response to these challenges, Cushman & Wakefield’s Legal Sector Advisory Group developed its proprietary National Legal Sector Benchmark Survey and National Associate Survey. Since 2013, over 4,700 law firm managing partners, decision-makers and associates across the country have responded to the surveys, providing key insights, statistics and trends about the business, financial and operational drivers affecting the legal sector.

Here are a few key takeaways from the 2018 Bright Insight…