Large Firm

Practice Ideas

Akerman takes time to find new ideas for client service

Law Firms

Baker & McKenzie to open back-office operations center in Belfast

Law Firms

After a difficult 2013, Dickstein Shapiro is on track for a solid year, chairman says

Trials & Litigation

Judge says BigLaw firm tried to ‘litigate plaintiff to death’

Business of Law

Baker & McKenzie reports revenue of $2.54B, putting it in the rankings lead

Annual Meeting

Lawyers offer tips on how to adapt to the ongoing disruption in the legal market

Law Scribbler

Industry, not practice, makes perfect

Civil Procedure

Judge orders Jones Day to make training video on impropriety of frequent deposition interruptions

Business of Law

Winston & Strawn finds e-discovery a lucrative market niche; 400 lawyers vied for 10 recent openings

Business of Law

Bingham McCutchen reportedly has approached 4 major firms seeking a merger partner

Law Firms

‘Voracious greed’ of some Dewey partners contributed to firm collapse, former leaders say

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon offers law firm stock-purchase plan for UK workers

Business of Law

Dickstein practice leader takes 13-member team to Greenberg Traurig


Cahill Gordon announces summer bonuses of $5K to $15K

Legal Ethics

DLA says it keeps a tight rein on partner who admits faking $69K in cab receipts at prior firm

Media & Communications Law

Red Cross claims some Hurricane Sandy spending information is a trade secret

Intellectual Property Law

Jones Day and digital rights group face off in war of words over Detroit bankruptcy parody site

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw partner gets 15 years in $8B tax-shelter case

Trials & Litigation

Samsung and Quinn Emanuel must pay $2M for revealing ‘attorneys’ eyes only’ info, judge rules


Median salary is $95K for new law grads working in law firms, NALP study shows