Fairfax Associates brings together the skills of highly experienced professional services consultants with particular expertise in law firms. Our Principals have advised professional firms since the 1980s and combine high-level strategic and analytical thinking with a profound understanding of professional firms and the way in which professionals are managed.

We work with the support of a number of researchers and analysts and we shape our team according to the demands of the engagement and our client’s internal resources.

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Can an Acqui-Hire Approach to Merger be a Talent Solution?

Can an Acqui-Hire Approach to Merger be a Talent Solution?

The legal industry is in the midst of a war for talent. Partner mobility continues at a high rate, at ...
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Insights from Womble Bond Dickinson’s Chair and CEO on Transatlantic Growth

Insights from Womble Bond Dickinson’s Chair and CEO on Transatlantic Growth

This month we interview Betty Temple, the Chair and CEO of Womble Bond Dickinson US, a roughly 1,000 lawyer firm ...
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Insights on Leadership from Nixon Peabody's Stephen Zubiago

Insights on Leadership from Nixon Peabody’s Stephen Zubiago

This month we interview Stephen Zubiago, the new CEO and Managing Partner of Nixon Peabody. He took over as CEO ...
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Of Counsel interviews Lisa Smith

Recently, Of Counsel, a legal practice and management publication, held an interview with highly regarded Fairfax Associates principal, Lisa Smith. For three and a half decades at a few of the nation’s most prestigious consulting firms, Smith has helped regional,...