Trials & Litigation

Senior prosecutor is fired one day after courtroom outburst

Work-Life Balance

After courtroom tears in high-profile case, lawyer closes office for one-year sabbatical


Lawyer, 52, hopes to become a police officer


Pennsylvania Justice McCaffery to retire; judicial conduct board drops probe

Attorney General

Ex-White House counsel Kathryn Ruemmler asks Obama not to nominate her for AG job


Firms bet on growth potential of drone law

U.S. Supreme Court

Salsa dancing, coffee and Yale experience among topics at justices’ visit to alma mater

Law in Popular Culture

Women lawyers group asks NBC to cancel ‘Bad Judge,’ a show about an ‘unethical, lazy’ female jurist


EEOC probe of mandatory retirement at Deloitte has implications for law firms

Lawyer Pay

Law schools dominate list of grad schools with highest-earning alumni; Santa Clara makes top 10


As fewer law grads become lawyers, the profession shows its age

Bar Exam

Will New York jump on the Uniform Bar Exam bandwagon? Top state court seeks comment


Top GM lawyer Michael Millikin to retire early next year

Around the Blawgosphere

What do GCs really want from law firms? | Flat fees can help ensure you get paid, blogger writes


Former Holland Knight partner sues over alleged $1.5M underpayment


Judge scolded me for bringing newborn to court after denying continuance, lawyer alleges

Law Students

Too old to attend law school? Not this 93-year-old, who is auditing courses at Yale


How to shut down office gossip when it’s about you

Lawyer Pay

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

Business of Law

Litigation success brings layoffs for 17 attorneys at law firm representing Halliburton