Associates

Lawyer Pay

Change in BigLaw ranks leads to shrinking prevalence of $160K starting pay

Law Practice Management

Baker Botts joins open office trend, moves junior associates to interior area

Associates

Which law firms have the most satisfied summer associates?

Obituaries

Perkins Coie lawyer who fought ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ dies in bike accident

Associates

Which midlevel associates are the happiest?

Annual Meeting

Lawyers offer tips on how to adapt to the ongoing disruption in the legal market

Work/Life Balance

Lawyer’s helmetcam video takes viewers along on high-flying Motocross race

Careers

Cahill Gordon announces summer bonuses of $5K to $15K

The New Normal

Instead of telling everyone you’re the ‘Best & Brightest,’ listen more to the people in the trenches

Law Firms

8 Steptoe litigators leap to Chicago trial boutique, which hopes to expand further

Legal Ethics

3 lawyers face legal ethics case in claimed mid-trial DUI arrest setup of opposing counsel

Bryan Garner on Words

A Tale of 2 Associates: How polish and attention to detail can win the motion

Law Firms

14 lawyers exit Bingham for other BigLaw firms

Careers

These 4 types of summer associates may get no offers

Trials & Litigation

Recent admittee sues law firm founder, says he sent graphic email, spoke of ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

Associates

Lateral associates are more likely to leave for performance reasons, study says

Law Firms

Dinsmore adds Thompson Coburn team to growing Chicago office; new partner is now chief there

Women in the Law

Billing rates lag for female lawyers; are ‘backroom assessments’ to blame?

White-Collar Crime

Real estate firm chief and ex-associate charged in $1M ‘short sale’ mortgage-fraud scheme

Legal Ethics

Attorney who complained to state AGs about law firm is now herself facing scrutiny