46 Pages Posted: 27 Dec 2006
The rise of the large global law firm is analyzed. The analysis covers the reach of large law firms, their different types of work, and the ways in which they construct legal arrangements to enable transnational business. This entails looking at what lawyers actually do. Professionalism and issues of multidisciplinary practice are also considered.
Keywords: large law firms, globalization, transnational, international, lawyers
JEL Classification: J44
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Flood, John, Megalawyering in the Global Order: The Cultural, Social and Economic Transformation of Global Legal Practice. International Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 3, Nos. 1-2, pp. 169-214, 1996. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=953796