One of the effects of the “industrialization” of professional organizations has been a shift in the business forms that these organizations adopt. Some organizations have shifted from partnership associations into professional corporations. Other organizations have remained partnerships in form, but have significantly restructured the roles of partners.
Leonard Bierman & Rafael Gely, So, You Want to Be A Partner at Sidley & Austin?, 40 Hous. L. Rev. 969 (2003)