Karin DeMasi, Managing Partner in Litigation at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, spoke to Charlotte Rushton, Managing Director for Large & Medium Law Firms at Thomson Reuters, at the 22nd Annual Law Firm Leaders Forum in New York City recently about the “Newest Generation” of lawyers, who within the next 5 years will constitute the majority of lawyers at AmLaw 200 law firms.
These Millennial Lawyers present law firms and corporate legal departments with tremendous opportunities and challenges, DeMasi described, and firms need to examine and learn to understand how best to manage this class of legal professionals.
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