Anthony Davis Quoted in Bloomberg BNA Article Analyzing Warning Signs to Avert a Law Firm Financial Collaspe

March 9, 2016

Anthony E. Davis, a New York-based partner in the Lawyers for the Profession® group at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, was quoted in the article "Four Warning Signs Can Help Avert Firm's Financial Collapse" published by Bloomberg BNA on March 4, 2016.

The article summarizes the panel "How Risk Management Can Save Your Law Firm," presented at the 15th Annual Legal Malpractice and Risk Management Conference (LMRM) in Chicago. Mr. Davis set the tone for the discussion by noting the legal profession's role as outside counsel to large corporations is under a lot financial pressure. Further discussing how the internal counsel for a law firm can go beyond offering ethics advice and can play an important role in helping firms avoid financial collapse. Mr. Davis is quoted as saying "[s]tudies show that growth in spending on corporate legal services is within corporate legal departments rather than outside counsel, and all law firms face great economic threats from the changing market for legal services."

Read the full article "Four Warning Signs Can Help Avert Firm's Financial Collapse" on the Bloomberg BNA website. Please note subscription may be required. 

Anthony Davis is best described as a lawyer's lawyer. Mr. Davis focuses his practice on the laws that govern lawyers. He advises attorneys and law firms on legal professional and ethics issues, law firm creation, merger and dissolution, risk management and loss control.

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. law firm with 450 attorneys located in 11 states and London. Founded in 1934, the firm has a national reputation for its insurance industry work, its representation of professionals and law firms, and its closely coordinated business advisory, transactional and litigation services. We serve clients ranging from emerging and middle-market businesses to Fortune 500 companies, as well as governmental and public sector clients.