A recent report showed 4 percent revenue growth for the legal industry so far in 2016, so what’s the catch? Revenue growth was driven largely by rate increases, which averaged 3.6 percent. But compared to 2015, the number of hours for all lawyers is projected to drop by approximately 2.7 percent. The report’s authors state that this decline in demand is the “most vexing issue” for the legal industry. Read more.