Tuesday, December 30, 2008
2008 Beastly Behavior Award - David Perla
"David Perla stated that American lawyers typically hired to perform document review on major litigation have minimal skills and zero motivation. In contrast, Pangea3 can attract the best and the brightest young lawyers in India, fluent in English and trained in English common law. Perla said clients have held "bake-offs" in which the Pangea3's Indian lawyers were asked to perform the same tasks as U.S. contract lawyers. He said the Indians soundly trounced the Americans."
Meanwhile, rates are dropping like a rock in NYC, as we have to compete with unlicensed foreigners.