Law Firms

Law Firms

Nixon Peabody reportedly negotiating merger with Chicago’s Ungaretti & Harris

Careers

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

Business of Law

Is Kansas City big enough for Polsinelli and Littler’s back-office operations? IT shortage feared

Law Firms

Court: BigLaw firms missed $1.5B error, erasing JPMorgan’s security interest in GM loan

Business of Law

Dentons and Chinese law firm vote to merge, producing the world’s largest law firm by head count

Careers

‘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

Law Firms

Four associates join Beck Redden partner on marquee of new Houston litigation boutique

Law Firms

Dinsmore to acquire 40-attorney law firm based in West Virginia

Law Firms

Fried Frank will ‘substantially downsize’ its offices in Asia, internal memo says

Securities Law

Fired Simpson Thacher managing clerk is indicted, accused of surfing firm computers for merger info

Business of Law

Bradley Arant to open first Florida office with acquisition of smaller firm

Careers

BigLaw lawyer gives up law practice for organic farming

Law Firms

Cooley launches in London with more than 55 lawyers from MoFo and Edwards Wildman

Law Firms

Secretary’s suit says she was the only staffer who could handle the managing partner’s vulgarity

Legal Ethics

Did devotion to work play role in Sidley partner’s faked fares? Suspension, treatment recommended

Law Firms

Law firm ripped up bloody carpet to hide sex assault by partner, ex-associate alleges at bias trial

Careers

SCOTUS clerk became stay-at-home dad, noted ‘raised eyebrows’ when applying to law firms

Legal Technology

Spoofers are using BigLaw firm names in phishing expeditions

Legal Technology

Lawyers could use Word and Outlook to manage docs with new product reportedly nearing launch