Thursday 30 March 2017
Good commercial lawyers – what qualities do law firms look for?
Ronan Daly Jermyn Managing Partner, Richard Martin, spoke with Business Plus magazine about what makes a good commercial lawyer.
Our clients need and expect excellent legal counsel. We recognise that, outside of legal advices, industry knowledge is essential in order to anticipate and provide proactive client service. An appreciation for our clients’ commercial objectives and ability to partner with them to help achieve those goals is a quality we look for in all of our lawyers. We want them to understand the commercial reasons for our clients’ legal needs, so they are not just drafting the contract, but understanding the strategy for entering into the contract in the first place.
Read the full article here.