The firm hires all member attorneys as 1099 independent contractors. Any and all benefits offered by the firm to the membership at large will be on an opt-in basis. New firm members will be required to submit to a list of requirements for membership in the firm, including:
The firm hires all attorneys as independent contractors. As independent contractors, each attorney earns the totality of fees paid by a client subject to the firm’s portion pursuant to the firm’s employment
or membership agreement with the attorney. On any given case however, an attorney can choose to either: handle the case by themselves, co-counsel with another member of the firm, co-counsel for purposes of review only, or hand off the case to another member of the firm.
The executive board may qualify any new member for special membership provided that it justifies the reasons for doing so to the membership in writing and the membership ratifies the decision at the next annual membership meeting. Essentially special membership allows a new attorney to jump ahead to benefits as a full member of the firm.
OUr Global Reach
United States (27 States)