Firm Mergers in the Midst of a Global Pandemic

Listen to the full episode with Sam Coupland for Lawyers Weekly

Oversupply of lawyers means firm mergers will continue amid COVID-19

There was a “huge appetite” for mergers pre-pandemic, and the age of coronavirus has likely accelerated that trend.

Speaking recently on The Lawyers Weekly Show, FMRC director Sam Coupland – whose advisory firm has helped broker numerous mergers between law firms over the years – said the appetite for consolidation before COVID-19 was strong, largely inspired by an oversupply of lawyers relative to the volume of work on offer.

Read Article and Listen to Audio Here