Careers

Law Schools

Charleston School of Law lays off seven more faculty members, plans to enroll fall class

Law Schools

Trial attorney and wife give $10m to law school from which 3 generations of his family graduated

Diversity

Two global law firms will use software to find standout UK hires from underprivileged backgrounds

Careers

This company’s no-manager constitution is longer than the federal document

Law Firms

Newt Gingrich will join the world’s largest law firm

Law Students

Former inmate graduates from law school

Careers

A good night’s sleep on a $4K mattress pointed a former BigLaw attorney to a new job in sales

Law Schools

Paychecks will shrink for Pace Law School professors and staffers

Bar Exam

ExamSoft settles ‘barmageddon’ suit; did problems lead to lower exam scores?

Business of Law

30 McKenna Long lawyers head to BakerHostetler

Question of the Week

What do you wish you knew when you were 22?

Law Firms

Are nonequity partners at risk? 43% of surveyed law firms say they have too many

Careers

High earnings post-law school don’t guarantee satisfaction, says lawyer happiness study

Careers

Think Harvard law grads are more likely to stay in law practice than others? 28% ditched legal jobs

Work-Life Balance

Exit interviews spur Orrick to adopt generous parental leave policy

Business of Law

Proskauer lays off 29 staff members

Law Students

This athlete has figured out a way to get free law school tuition

Work-Life Balance

Can workers get glowing reviews by ‘passing’ as workaholics?

Contracts

7th Circuit: Law firm doesn’t owe fired PI attorney bonuses, due to terms of compensation pact

Law Scribbler

Legal innovation summit attendees are long on ideas but short in data