ABA Journal Features Center Research on Rise of the Big 4

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

The Center on the Legal Profession’s research on the rise of the big 4 accounting firms was cited in a recent article in the ABA Journal. The piece asks if major law firms should be worried about increasing competition from the big four accounting firms (Ernst & Young, PricewaterhouseCooper, Deloitte, KPMG) who have made strong inroads into the legal profession in recent years. The article speaks with major law firm leaders, like Jami McKeon of Morgan Lewis, as well as major players in the accounting firms legal services arms to get perspectives from both sides. You can read the full story here to get a sense of how the market has developed and what the data the Center collected has to say about the situation.