Cassidy Chivers and Kendra Basner Author Article on Using a Firm's Practice Groups as a Risk Management Tool

April 6, 2016

Cassidy E. Chivers and Kendra L. Basner, San Francisco based partners at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, authored the article "Make Your Firm's Practice Groups a Risk Management Tool," published by The Recorder on April 6, 2016.

The article analyzes why the practice group concept, which traditionally has been used as a marketing and internal training tool, should also be the law firm's core vehicle for risk management. The article explains that collaboration on client work is important because of an improved ability to catch errors, promote efficiency and morale, and provide the best practices and value for the client.

Read the full article "Make Your Firm's Practice Groups a Risk Management Tool" on The Recorder website. Please note, a subscription is required. 

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices in 11 states and London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the professional services sector—including representation of law firms and lawyers—and other highly regulated industries, such as banking and finance and the debt collection sector. Hinshaw also provides a series of closely coordinated litigation, business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes as well as governmental and public sector entities.