Accelerating business Episode 5 | Rethinking the Law Firm and Investing in Client Relationships with Louis Frapporti, Gowling WLG

70 minute read
20 April 2020


Few lawyers are revitalizing the traditional law firm model quite like Louis Frapporti. Through collaborative partnerships with key institutions, Gowling WLG Hamilton is changing the way lawyers provide value to their clients and approach the way they practice. His views on collaboration, compensation, client relationships and social impact are unique in mindset and practical in execution. Lou is an experienced and charismatic litigator; his thought leadership on the legal profession will captivate you.  As guest interviewer, Jordan Furlong, provokes Lou’s excitement for the future of his firm and the legal profession at large.


  • Identity, culture and behaviour of law firms
  • Challenges is the legal profession
  • Rethinking the law firm
  • Investing efforts in Regional Partnerships in Hamilton
  • Client relationships - creating value and creating trust 
  • Social Impact
  • Collaboration within law firms
  • Compensation at law firms
  • Being “client first”

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Video | Accelerating Business, Episode 5

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