This Litera blog post discusses tips from Dr. Heidi’s Gardner’s recent webinar on using smarter collaboration to improve lateral hiring and boost the success of mergers.

In today’s legal industry talent crunch, law firms put much effort into lateral hires and mergers to serve clients with the best talent available. Despite all that work and investment, Dr. Heidi Gardner believes firms could do much more to maximize those investments.

In her latest webinar hosted by Litera, Gardner emphasized thatĀ finding the right legal talent and getting them in the door is not enough. The collaborative process that ensures success begins long before the formal hiring phase and extends well beyond it.