5 Ways Law Firms Can Avoid Lateral Hiring Regret​

By Aebra Coe, Law360 Despite valuing lateral hiring as an integral element of their strategy, many law firms are failing to properly screen potential hires and, as a result, are often disappointed when promises made during the ...

Recent Survey Shows Firms Aren’t Doing Right Due Diligence on Laterals

Decipher’s inaugural Global Lateral Hire Risk Mitigation Study examines how Am Law 200 firms identify, evaluate and address the risks associated with lateral partner hires. Hugh A. Simons Michael Ellenhorn, Decipher Many law firm ...

Legal Week Innovation Awards Supplier Innovation Award (Services): Decipher

LegalWeek ​ Recruitment due diligence provider Decipher was awarded the supplier innovation for services title in recognition of its lateral hire investigations offering, which provides comprehensive background vetting of lawyers ...

Hiring Misfires Show Need for Tougher Law Firm Vetting

Scott Flaherty, The Am Law Daily In less than a year, Big Law has seen at least three lateral hires go seriously—even criminally—awry. There was the case of former Arent Fox partner Robert Schulman, who was indicted last August and ...

Decipher Wins 2017 LegalWeek Innovation Award

St. Louis, MO – May 30, 2017. Decipher (www.decipherglobal.com), an HR solutions and market intelligence business, won LegalWeek’s 2017 Innovation Award, besting four other firms nominated in the “Supplier Innovation – Services” ...