BigLaw associate who co-wrote ‘Notorious RBG’ rap song dies at age 25


BigLaw associate is among those killed in Paris attacks

Business of Law

Jones Day hires 10 US Supreme Court clerks, ‘a stunningly large number,’ law prof says

Legal Technology

Will newbie associates be replaced by Watson? 35% of law firm leaders can envision it

Law by the Numb#rs

Starting associate pay of $160K is common—but not as common as in 2009

Work/Life Balance

Male lawyers help blaze trail toward increased parental leave


Midlevel associates give high rankings to their firms; is technology key?

Law Practice Management

Paul Hastings to put junior lawyers in cubicles in NYC office, but they will at least have windows

Law Firms

Former Ropes associate loses bias and retaliation appeal that cited information passed to blog

Business of Law

GC’s fix for ‘broken’ law firm profit structure: Cut associate billing rates

Trials & Litigation

Ex-associate settles lurid sex-harassment suit against law firm

Law Firms

BigLaw firm’s alleged promises to client in hiring talks were puffery, judge says in tossing claims


Have we reached the end of the partnership model?

Trials & Litigation

Bankruptcy firm chief sues ex-associate for $1M over alleged software conspiracy


We want to be the best, so we don’t hire Ivy League law grads, says small-firm chief

Personal Lives

Homeless man was once a BigLaw lawyer and the chief justice’s Harvard Law classmate

Human Rights

China detains or queries 100 lawyers, activists and others in sweep targeting human rights law firms

Business of Law

Paid $650K in bonuses, 2 lawyers formed new firm and ‘wiped out’ senior lawyer, suit says

Law Firms

Summer associate perks proliferate; pay is $3,000 a week at some firms

Law Firms

Lewis Brisbois opens Oregon office with a dozen Williams Kastner lawyers