Personal Lives

Lawyer dedicates settlement for partial loss of hand to helping kids get a good education


How many JDs are in Congress?


Is it best left unsaid? How to choose your workplace battles


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

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?

The Modern Law Library

All is not as it seems for 9th Circuit clerk in ATL founder’s new novel (podcast)


Dr. Dre hands out big bonuses to attorneys and staff at his longtime law firm

Legal Technology

Lawyer’s tech tools track litigation, predict chances of success before patent board

Women in the Law

Female law review authors are cited at a higher rate than men, study finds


NYC court clerk to retire after 45 years on job, 11M jury summonses

Lawyer Pay

On ‘a hiring tear,’ Kirkland reportedly pays $9M a year to high-profile lateral hire

Legal History

Woman who won landmark Mapp case on exclusionary rule has died


Lawyer dispenses advice from folding table in Harlem


Is your voice persuasive? Scientists study charismatic speakers for clues

Law Firms

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

Attorney General

Attorney General nominee previously spoke of ‘conflicted relationship’ between cops and minorities


Meet the oldest student at Nashville School of Law

Lawyer Pay

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


The ABA Journal Blawg 100