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Law Firms

Two BigLaw firms paid $5.75M to partner’s fake companies, prosecutors allege

Careers

After a career change, Blind Melon guitarist is a BigLaw lawyer

Legal Ethics

Duke University’s legal fight with John Wayne’s heirs highlights potential verein pitfalls

Law Practice Management

Former Dewey rainmaker who earned $6M in 2011 files for bankruptcy

Criminal Justice

Lawyer who survived leap into river disclosed ‘huge Ponzi scheme’ in suicide note, prosecutors say

Question of the Week

What do you think has been the most successful law firm merger, past or present?

Appellate Practice

BigLaw patent lawyer faces possible sanction over petition filed with US Supreme Court

Attorney Fees

BigLaw bankruptcy lawyer billed Detroit $34K for travel to and from his vacation home

Law Firms

Venable sues ex-client over $300K bill, claiming fraudulent inducement

Lawyer Pay

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

Business of Law

Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman to merge into 1,000-attorney firm

Education Law

O’Melveny tapped to lead probe of University of Virginia’s handling of sex-assault reports

Lawyer Pay

More firms, including Cravath, jump on BigLaw bonus bandwagon; Skadden says some will get $110K

Business of Law

More BigLaw firms match Simpson bonuses of $15K to $100K

Law Firms

More than 750 Bingham partners, lawyers and staffers are going to Morgan Lewis

Business of Law

Early announcement of big year-end bonuses stuns Simpson Thacher associates

Law Schools

BigLaw’s reliance on law-school rankings discriminates against the disabled, 3L’s suit alleges

Law Firms

Jones Day objects to blogger’s story on its ‘trim, perky and adorable’ hires

Business of Law

Workers reportedly get pink slips at Bingham global services center

Diversity

Which law firms got perfect scores for LGBT inclusion?