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A couple of months ago the Wall Street Journal Law Blog posted: Report: Expect More Lateral Hires. As the blog reported:
The findings are surprising, given that only 28% of respondents said that hiring laterals had been “very effective” over the past five years, and 10% said the practice was either neutral or negative.