John F. Hill, Partner, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC to Speak at KC's Event

Top Quote This event is scheduled for Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET). End Quote
  • New York, NY (1888PressRelease) April 20, 2017 - The Knowledge Group, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that John F. Hill, Partner, Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC will speak at the Knowledge Group's webcast entitled: "Alternative Fee Arrangements: All You Need to Know in 2017 LIVE Webcast".

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    About John F. Hill
    John F. Hill is a courtroom lawyer who represents business owners, with a focus on doctors, lawyers, and other professionals. He has tried over 75 civil cases to juries over a 30-year career. As Chair of Buckingham's Litigation Practice Group, John handles cases involving business interference, shareholder disputes, contract and insurance disputes, as well as other common commercial litigation. John also serves as a boardroom counselor for clients who recognize the value and perspective that an experienced courtroom lawyer can bring to a dispute before litigation begins.

    About Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs, LLC
    Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs has served Northeast Ohio for more than 100 years as the region's preeminent business law firm. With 65 attorneys in Akron, Canton and Cleveland, Buckingham has extensive experience working with owners of middle-market businesses in all aspects of their operations. Business owners and general counsel turn to Buckingham for legal guidance in the firm's six main practice areas: Business, Litigation, Employment & Labor, Real Estate & Construction, Health & Medicine, and Trusts & Estates.

    Event Synopsis:
    Today's economic challenges and rapidly evolving market trends have encouraged various sectors from the professional services industry to reassess their business practices. As clients relentlessly demand more transparency and predictable pricing, the percentage of professionals employing the billable hour model has lessened and the buzz about Alternative Fee Arrangements (AFAs) has gained its momentum in the legal world. While AFAs offer numerous advantages to improve client relationships, these arrangements may not be suitable for every legal matter. Thus, it is crucial for firms to exercise due diligence and remain apace with the recent developments to avoid potential legal issues and risks.

    In this two-hour LIVE Webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with an overview of the latest trends and best practices with respect to Alternative Fee Arrangements. Speakers will also help attendees better understand the important aspects of this significant topic and offer insights on how to apply this business trend to their company and/or clients.

    Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course are:
    -Alternative Fee Arrangements Vs. Hourly Billing: Addressing problems with the proper solutions
    -Common Alternative Fee Arrangements
    -Opportunities and Risks
    -Legal Issues and Challenges
    -Examples/case studies

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:

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