Outsourcing legal research is a topic that’s made the discussion rounds on various blogs, MyShingle included. Well, what about the reverse: how about exporting your firm’s expertise overseas like this Portland Maine law firm, as described in Portland law firm exporting expertise, Matt Wickenheiser, Maine Today (5/29/05). Seems that some of my fellow energy regulatory colleagues at Pierce Atwood have been advising Eastern European countries on privatization of power plants and assisting these countries in setting up a regulatory system to oversee operation of the electric utility industry.
Do you have an expertise that you can market abroad? And if so, why aren’t you doing it now?