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J. Stephen Herbert
Coolidge Wall President and CEO J. Stephen Herbert was recently interviewed by the Dayton Business Journal for their weekly article entitled "Dayton Law Partner Q&A". Part of the article appears below. For the full text, click on the link at the bottom of this page.
Dayton Law Partner Q&A: Stephen Herbert
Dayton Business Journal - By Brittany Hart
Date: Friday, March 25, 2011, 9:53am EDT - Last Modified: Wednesday, March 30, 2011, 1:37pm EDT
Each Friday, the Dayton Business Journal speaks with a Dayton-area lawyer and posts a blog featuring his or her thoughts on topics in the law industry. This week, we spoke with Stephen Herbert, CEO and president of Coolidge Wall Co. L.P.A. in downtown Dayton. Here are his thoughts on the biggest challenges for Dayton-area law firms, changes at his firm and even his favorite lawyer in a movie:
Q: What are the biggest challenges large Dayton-area law firms are currently facing?
A: Any firm’s biggest challenge is the ongoing effort to ensure that our services and advice help clients achieve their goals. We thrive on being accurate, practical and timely. In addition, like any business, law firms have the challenge of growing revenue while controlling costs. We are constantly looking for better, smarter and more efficient ways of doing business, reducing the cost to serve our clients while improving quality and speed.
To read more, go to: http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/blog/2011/03/dayton-law-partner-qa-stephen-herbert.html