Law Firms

Business of Law

Wiley Rein acquires lobbying firm

Question of the Week

How does your firm mark the winter holidays?

Law Firms

Foreclosure defense lawyer says he will give away free home for best ‘tear-jerker’ essay

Law Firms

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

Law Firms

Suit claims client fired law firm because of bias against Arab American partner

Trials & Litigation

Attorney accused in claimed $2.3M law firm scheme has settled suit, is discussing deal with feds

Legal Ethics

Court filing says attorney took up to $15M or more from clients, seeks freeze on bank accounts

Evidence

Law firm appeals ruling that ex-client can discover communications with in-house counsel

Careers

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

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?

Legal Ethics

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

Election Law

Cozen can write off $448K election-case bill without having it count as a campaign contribution

Business of Law

9 remaining lawyers at Houston litigation boutique to join Vorys Sater

Celebrities

Dr. Dre hands out big bonuses to attorneys and staff at his longtime law firm

White-Collar Crime

Ex-administrator helped convict 6 lawyers, feds say, asking that judge cut her prison time in half

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

Lawyer Pay

On ‘a hiring tear,’ Kirkland reportedly pays $9M a year to high-profile lateral hire

Labor & Employment

Unemployment benefits can’t be collected by lawyer accused of drinking on job, appeals court says