Further evidence of the dynamic changes taking place in the professional services environment.  After the announcement earlier in the week about SNR Denton, Salans and FMC in Canada,   Norton Rose have this week announced their plans to combine with Fulbright & Jaworski in the United States.  You can read more about it here.

We have been talking for some time about the potential for massive change in the legal sector in particular and are observing that firms seem to be aligning their global strategies but just don’t seem to be doing the same when it comes to their global CRM systems.

You can read more about our recent blogs on preparing and managing information before, during and after mergers here.

We’re watching with interest the exciting developments taking place.

Watch out for our blog on “Internationalisation” coming soon – where we will get in to the nitty gritty of managing multiple language systems and information, one of the practical challenges that global firms will have to face.