It is the contention of this author that one's approach to the recruitment of associates should be given the same careful analysis that other questions of law office operation and management are given. Recruitment should be systematic; it should maximize the attorney's selection; and it should be done at the lowest cost possible to achieve the desired ends.
Gary A. Munneke, Facing Future Growth Affirmatively, 38 Tex. B.J. 149 (Feb. 1975).