Law Firms

Law Firms

Despite megamerger announcement, Dentons and Dacheng are still in somewhat separate worlds

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Women in the Law

50 best law firms for women are named

Legal Technology

Law firms can block hackers with ‘known good’ use of digital documents, expert says

Bankruptcy Law

Law firm submits latest $40M bill in Madoff case, cites $553M recovery

Trials & Litigation

Bankruptcy firm chief sues ex-associate for $1M over alleged software conspiracy

Legal Technology

Arbitration website hack is likely the work of Chinese hackers, cyberthreat group says

Labor & Employment

Document review arguably ‘devoid of legal judgment,’ 2nd Circuit says, allowing wage suit to proceed

Criminal Justice

BigLaw partner is accused of causing plane’s diversion after becoming unruly and disruptive


Dentons hires former general counsel for General Mills who pushed law firms for diversity

Trials & Litigation

Ex-partner awarded $550K in law firm dispute loses appeal; firm says he now owes $200K

Law Firms

Lawyers for former Dewey leaders win points on cross-examination of key witness


Two months after his arrest, Cadwalader partner is no longer with the law firm

Law Practice Management

Law firms rely less on bank loans after Dewey collapse

Law Firms

Reed Smith practice leader leaps to Cooley in four-partner group

White-Collar Crime

Partner who overheard lawyer discuss client merger is indicted for alleged insider trading

Legal Education

Educators and young lawyer take opposing sides at hearing over academic credit for paid externships


We want to be the best, so we don’t hire Ivy League law grads, says small-firm chief

Internet Law

Lawyer is entitled to only $100 for ex-client’s post on Ripoff Report, appeals court says

Legal Ethics

‘Soaring rhetoric’ doesn’t save Jacoby’s suit challenging ban on outside ownership in law firms