Associates

Careers

‘Competition cohort’ makes it a great time to go to law school, says Dinsmore managing partner

Law Firms

Court: BigLaw firms missed $1.5B error, erasing JPMorgan’s security interest in GM loan

Law Firms

Law firm ripped up bloody carpet to hide sex assault by partner, ex-associate alleges at bias trial

Labor & Employment

Former judge loses suit claiming bias after disclosure of his affair with bailiff

Careers

After a career change, Blind Melon guitarist is a BigLaw lawyer

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

Criminal Justice

Lawyer who survived leap into river disclosed ‘huge Ponzi scheme’ in suicide note, prosecutors say

Labor & Employment

Unemployment benefits can’t be collected by lawyer accused of drinking on job, appeals court says

Law Firms

Boies Schiller to pay as much as $350K to associates in end-of-year bonuses

Lawyer Pay

Davis Polk ups bonus ante for midlevel associates by $10K as more firms follow Simpson’s lead

Lawyer Pay

More firms, including Cravath, jump on BigLaw bonus bandwagon; Skadden says some will get $110K

Business of Law

More BigLaw firms match Simpson bonuses of $15K to $100K

Law Firms

More than 750 Bingham partners, lawyers and staffers are going to Morgan Lewis

Business of Law

Early announcement of big year-end bonuses stuns Simpson Thacher associates

Law Firms

Jones Day objects to blogger’s story on its ‘trim, perky and adorable’ hires

Law Practice Management

Efficiency rather than billable hours will be used to evaluate associates at this large law firm

Business of Law

Morgan Lewis OKs ‘mass lateral move’ of 227 Bingham partners, but not a merger

Law Firms

Seven SCOTUS clerks join Jones Day, snagging hefty hiring bonuses

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