Clark Hill Attorney Steven Richman Quoted in Law360

Jun 12, 2020

Clark Hill Attorney Steven Richman was quoted in Law360 this week. He moderated a discussion via webinar for the American Bar Association in which panelists looked at how countries including the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, and Nigeria could regulate non-lawyer professionals, including pointing out some of the underlying issues of the current regulatory structures.

New opportunities for nonlawyer ownership at law firms continue to emerge as more jurisdictions open up opportunities for alternative legal services, but inconsistent rules among those jurisdictions are still creating challenges when it comes to regulating nonlawyers in the market, experts said.

"What happens, if one of the jurisdictions, like D.C., is relaxed, and others are not, how do you handle that," Richman said.

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