Immediately before retiring from the Conglomerate, Bill Henderson put up a nice post on the economics of law firm practice in the industrial midwest. The data is especially useful for students looking for a new perspective on where to go to law school. Go check it out.
Dave Hoffman is the Murray Shusterman Professor of Transactional and Business Law at Temple Law School. He specializes in law and psychology, contracts, and quantitative analysis of civil procedure. He currently teaches contracts, civil procedure, corporations, and law and economics.