Careers

Disability Law

Report: DOJ is investigating mental-health screening of bar applicants by Florida’s top court

Obituaries

‘Obsessively frugal’ lawyer leaves $3.3M to Skid Row charities

Legal Ethics

Falsifying employment info on job application merits lawyer’s suspension, ethics review board says

Bar Associations

Will California be the next state to allow legal technicians? Bar group calls for pilot program

Bar Exam

Lowest bar exam results in nearly a decade prompt some states to consider options

Law Schools

Which 10 law schools have the most indebted grads?

Careers

‘Negative Nancy’ secretary spurs lawyer’s letter to Ask Amy

Layoffs

Goodwin Procter lays off lawyers and staffers, notes drop in demand for litigation services

Careers

25% of Ohio’s 2010 bar admittees aren’t practicing law; some work in pest control, lingerie sales

Question of the Week

How long is too long to stay in the same job?

Business of Law

Study: Not only law school prestige but proximity points graduates to BigLaw partnership

Law Schools

Legal Ed Section’s council approves change in reporting of school-funded jobs

Legal Ethics

Former Sidley partner who faked $69K in cab receipts is suspended

Pro Bono

Following New York’s lead, California bar officials plan to require pro bono work for admission

Business of Law

Law firm is dissolving after nearly 60 years; senior partner points finger at retirement plan

Careers

What ‘Leo the Late Bloomer’ can teach hiring partners

Business of Law

Jones Day to open office in Detroit

Business of Law

Kasowitz Benson confirms layoffs

Trials & Litigation

Ellen Pao testifies to wanting $10M to settle Kleiner Perkins discrimination case

Careers

Why time law school? Value of law degree drops only $30K in bad vs. good economy, study says