Billable Hour No More? Increased Use of Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) in Litigation in 2016 and Beyond

Broadcast Date: Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Coins surrounding businessmen
Stephen E. Baril
John M. Riccione
Allegra J. Lawrence-Hardy


About Kaplan Voekler Cunningham & Frank PLC

KVCF brings a comprehensive approach to legal services providing practical, timely legal advice in a cost-effective manner. We seek to provide the type of consistent, thorough, value-added service that can only be achieved by a true understanding of our clients' businesses. KVCF attorneys have deep experience who can deliver superior quality work with a focus on cost effectiveness, efficiency and timely responsiveness. With our competence, depth and responsiveness, as well as our unique understanding of issues facing middle market and smaller business, our clients receive priority attention and resourceful legal solutions. Our team of attorneys are talented, energetic and accustomed to providing, timely and well­ informed solutions to clients. They have been educated at tier one law schools and hail from the nation's most prominent law firms. They thrive on a fast-paced environment and are readily available, accessible and responsive to our clients needs.


About Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

At Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP, delivering outstanding legal performance to help clients succeed is what drives and motivates our more than 400 attorneys every day. Taft has offices in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus and Dayton, Ohio; Chicago, Illinois; Indianapolis, Indiana; Covington, Kentucky; and Phoenix, Arizona. The firm practices across a wide range of industries, in virtually every area of law, including Business and Finance; Litigation; Labor and Employment; Intellectual Property; Business Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights; Environmental; Health and Life Sciences; Private Client Services; Real Estate; and Tax. With a proven track record of experience since 1885, the firm offers breadth and depth of legal expertise coupled with a trusted business perspective to help our clients reach their goals.


About Lawrence & Bundy LLC

Founded by Allegra Lawrence-Hardy and Thomas Bundy, the litigation firm Lawrence & Bundy delivers the results clients demand.  With innovative problem solving and creative fee arrangements, the firm provides agile, effective, efficient solutions for clients nationwide.   Lawrence & Bundy represents an array of sophisticated business entities and people in Atlanta, GA, and Washington, DC.