Collaboration in a law firm puts the needs of the clients and the firm above the personal needs of individual attorneys. This often results in increased effectiveness and client service.
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Without proper processes and tools, even the best lawyers may be too bogged down in busy work to be as effective as possible.
Long hours and personal sacrifices are often associated with successful lawyers. However, work-life balance is possible without sacrificing client service.