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Meet the Woman Helping Other Women Start Law Firms

How many women owned law firms are there in the U.S.? Nobody appears to know, according to Nicole Galli, a Big Law refuge who launched her own firm in 2015.

This week, Galli and others formally launched Women Owned Law, an organization dedicated to helping other women legal entrepreneurs network, increase their visibility, and grow their influence. Read more

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Franchised Business Vs Independent Business Ownership

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Many articles have been written on the success of owning a franchised business vs an independent business.  Years ago an article appeared on About.com stating that franchised businesses have a success rate of about 90% as compared to starting a new business, which had a success rate of only 15%.  The article argued that the increase rate of success outweighed the franchise fee and royalties that needed to be paid to the franchisor. Unfortunately, there is little hard data to confirm or refute that statistic.

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State of the Union: Women in Law

More women in the U.S. are attending law school and obtaining law degrees than ever before. However, a gender pay gap still exists and women continue to be underrepresented in law firm leadership positions. In this month’s roundtable, our panel of attorneys share their insight into the state of women in the legal profession.

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