Paul E. Clifford quoted on economic benchmark of revenue per lawyer in Boston Business Journal

“Infernal revenue: this benchmark isn’t quite so rosy” May 21 Boston Business Journal article, quoted Paul E. Clifford on economic benchmark of revenue per lawyer.

From the article:

“’Profits per partner is so easy to manipulate because if you have fewer partners, then profits per partner can go up over the prior year,” said Paul Clifford, a principal at Boston-based Law Practice Consultants LLC. “(Profits per partner) are really not as meaningful as revenue per lawyer.’”