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Reports: Orrick and Pillsbury on verge of mega-merger, deal could be announced as soon as next week

Oct 25, 2013, 10:10 pm CDT


A senior associate at one of the firms is a friend of a friend. S/he was unofficially told that if a merger goes thru, he shouldn't count on partnership any time soon. There was also a suggestion that s/he get out a few resumes in case 'of counsel' won't be coming either. Look for large numbers of non-performing partners being de-equitized.

By Saddict on 2013 10 26, 11:36 pm CDT

I can't wait for the day when there is only one law firm in the world, and "It's a Small World After All" is the only music allowed in elevators and on telephone answering machines. To get a sense of how wonderful that will be, see:

By Pushkin on 2013 10 27, 4:52 pm CDT

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