How Law Firm Brand and Culture Can Lure Clients and Talent

A strong culture-driven brand can help law firms attract and retain talented associates, partners, and clients. Clarifying who a firm is and what sets it apart is key during a time of intense competition. Today’s biggest challenges for law firms are recruitment and retention of top talent, and competition for clients. With legal hiring surging, […]

Brand-driven initiatives: The key to powerful change

In our many years of working with great service brands — in industries ranging from financial and legal services to hospitality — we’ve come to know that effective and lasting change only happens when it’s grounded in what makes your organization unique, and embraced and driven by your people. We hammer this home relentlessly with […]

Your brand is your culture in action

These days, everyone is talking brand, and everyone seems to have a different definition of what a brand is. What it all comes down to, however, is that brand is the very heart of your organization — what it stands for, where it’s going, its very reason for being. Your organization’s brand is not only […]

Law firm mergers require smart branding

Change is tough for all of us. But law firms seem to struggle more than most when it comes to doing anything differently from how it’s been done for, oh, say the past hundred years. So a law firm merger can be a time of incredible disruption and anxiety for those involved. Plus, successful mergers […]

Branding the law firm

Having a strong brand has never been more crucial for law firms. Increased competition, consolidation, and globalization, coupled with greater client sophistication and changes to the regulatory landscape, all mean it’s more important than ever to be clear about what makes your firm distinctive, relevant, and authentic. But the branding process for law firms has […]

Evaluating the Hillary 2016 logo

Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign logo immediately sparked controversy. Saying everything from “It symbolizes a shift to the right” to “It’s childlike and amateurish,” people instantly weighed in on the design across blogs and all matter of social media. It’s crucial, however, when looking at design work to evaluate it objectively — Is it grounded in […]