Law Firms

Practice Ideas

Akerman takes time to find new ideas for client service

Government Law

Federal judge says mom sued too late accusing Chicago officials of cover-up in son’s death

Associates

Which midlevel associates are the happiest?

Law Firms

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

Real Estate & Property Law

Former managing partner embezzled $30M from law firm and affiliated title company, suit says

Law Firms

‘Immediate and severe’ action is taken against lawyer for firmwide email condemning gay marriage

Attorney Fees

Law firms that sued HP want to represent it as part of settlement; objecting lawyer says deal a joke

Lawyer Pay

Foley partner who claimed bias because of lesser pay loses in 6th Circuit

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’

Law Firms

Defunct law firm must still pay for sublease in Manhattan, court rules

Criminal Justice

Lawyer charged with murder solicitation targeted his former office manager, her lawyer says

Law Firms

Mystery complainant sends ethics claim to 42 state bars; law firm seeks postal records for answers

Law Firms

Wiley Rein partner’s diligence helps Florida family recover lost camera

Law Firms

Suit claims boiler room operation recruited plaintiffs in alleged law firm mortgage rescue scam

Constitutional Law

Judge tosses suit seeking removal of ‘comfort women’ memorial

Business of Law

Alabama law firm opens its first out-of-state office in San Francisco

Business of Law

Lowenstein opens new DC office with Dickstein insurance coverage team

Business of Law

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

ABA

ABA, Rocket Lawyer join forces in effort to connect lawyers with small businesses, self-employed