Episode 107: Understanding the Culture and Employee Retention in Law Firms with Margaret Burke

business entrepreneur podcast Jan 25, 2023


My bud, Margaret Burke, President and Founder of MB Law, joins The Business Growth Advantage Show this week!

Margaret has decades of experience consulting with lawyers, Partners, and small to midsize law firms. She specializes in managing operations, finance, HR, IT, and business development to improve law firm operations, streamline processes and scale revenue. She has advised and led acquisitions, relocations, succession planning, restructuring and start-ups.

Prior to MB Law, she helped launch and build a startup providing consulting services to law firms. She also served as CEO and member of the Executive Committee at a Boston based law firm.
Margaret earned her MBA at Sawyer Business School at Suffolk University, she is a CLM Certified Legal Manager, Yellow Belt Legal Lean Sigma, and Certified Professional Coach. She is the recipient of the Excellence in the Law in Firm Administration and Operations Honoree. She is a proud member of the ALA, Association of Legal Administrators, and current member of the ALA’s Program’s Committee.

When not working, she can be found cooking fun and funky vegan cuisine, mastering her latest kitchen gadget, taking a barre class, on a day trip or traveling internationally with her husband.
Margaret is truly passionate about partnering with Law Firm leaders to help each practice achieve their goals. She loves a challenge and as a lifelong learner, prioritizes her professional development to ensure she brings the best to her clients and their firms. AND that’s exactly what she’ll bring to US, so you don’t want to miss this!

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Show Notes

0:48 - This Week on the Business Growth Advantage
03:37 - Assistance in Management
08:30 - Law Firm Cultures
12:56 - Missed Opportunities and the Halo Effect
18:58 - Teammate or Team Struggles
21:31 - Empowering the Team
25:03 - Tips for Business Issues
32:04 - Margaret's services


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