Law Firms

Work/Life Balance

April 1 joke banning late-night and vacation emails backfires on Weil Gotshal

Law Schools

A turning point for law schools? As studies are cited, law prof bets not one will close

Ethics

Cyber liability insurance is an increasingly popular, almost necessary choice for law firms

Business of Law

Why are so many former Dewey partners moving on to new firms?

Business of Law

Patent team exits Womble Carlyle to open new Silicon Valley office for Downey Brand

Constitutional Law

LA lawyer makes federal case out of ‘stealth towing’ charge imposed on his own vehicle

Legal Ethics

Two Duane Morris partners resign after malpractice suit alleges their own LLC collected fees

Business of Law

Dykema to acquire 118-attorney Texas firm

Careers

Meet Paul Deck, the oldest practicing lawyer in Nebraska and Iowa

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon makes $947M offer to acquire major UK personal injury law firm

Copyright Law

Law firm faces copyright claim after press obtains secret video made by a client’s co-worker

Legal Technology

Which BigLaw firms were targets in cyberattacks? Internal Citigroup report lists two of them

Law Firms

Wiley Rein lays off lawyers and staffers

Legal Ethics

Plea deal rejected for 3 partners in claimed DUI set-up of opposing trial counsel

The New Normal

Firms of the future must orbit around the client

Business of Law

Receiver appointed for law firm $10M in debt; loans taken out by partner before suicide contested

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge scolds BigLaw lawyers for ‘behemoth pleadings’ and ‘prolixity’

Business of Law

3 IP partners leap from Faegre to WilmerHale; more growth expected in Denver office

Trials & Litigation

Former Willkie partner accused of defrauding her firm faces scrutiny in credit-card cases

Consumer Law

Suit says debt-collection law firm submitted false affidavits, seeks to void thousands of judgments