Cover Story

How Dewey management’s rosy picture masked an ugly truth

Paradigm Shift

Model program brings holistic solutions to divorce


The most dangerous job in law

Solos & Small Firms

Young lawyers take flight after incubator programs

Law Scribbler

Sedgwick ex-chair writes about what he knows in new novel

Your ABA

ABA to hold first midyear meeting in Houston since 1981

Law Schools

Law dean calls out sexism in evaluation of female prof, tells students to forgo ‘fashion advice’

Public Defenders

Video advocating cop-killing includes appearances by two lawyers with Bronx Defenders


Curbs on pay guarantees don’t crimp lateral moves; which firms gained the most?


Why this injured PI lawyer gave a hospital interview: ‘I don’t want the public to think I’m dead’

White-Collar Crime

Top NY lawmaker prosecuted over $3M asbestos-case referral fees exits speaker post and law firm role

The Modern Law Library

Author tells tangled tale of the $19B verdict against Chevron in ‘Law of the Jungle’ (podcast)


Women who ask for raises tend to be disliked, while men may ‘get a pass on swagger,’ law prof says


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


‘Life is not linear’: McDermott partner who left law practice in 1997 regains partnership

Women in the Law

At several DC firms, more women than men are promoted to partner

Religious Law

Vatican names former sex-crimes prosecutor to lead appellate board for priests accused of abuse


BigLaw lawyer gives up law practice for organic farming


Former chairman of Pepper Hamilton dies at 72


Want to appear smart? Pretentious language and a poker face don’t work