Law Firms

Business of Law

Sparks fly over mistranslated Orrick press release about new Ivory Coast office

Trials & Litigation

Charles Schwab sues law firm and its client for libel over ‘chuck-you.com’ website

Law Firms

House suit against Obama still in planning stage after second law firm reportedly stops work on case

Law Firms

Scheme to defraud Mayer Brown nets 27-month sentence for former employee

Large Law Firms

Has the BigLaw recovery arrived? Revenue per lawyer is at a low point, when adjusted for inflation

Legislation & Lobbying

Baker Donelson forms ‘policy affiliate’ to be led by former US senator

Legislation & Lobbying

Lobbyists target attorneys general; Dickstein touts its ‘strong relationships’ with AGs

Careers

Lawyer, 52, hopes to become a police officer

White-Collar Crime

Attorney charged with stealing $720K in escrow, plus $700K from secret sale of law-firm real estate

Trials & Litigation

Top NY court says widow’s estate must pay lawyers $44M for less than five months’ work

Business of Law

Ex-partner says he loved Geoffrey Fieger like a brother but couldn’t work with him

Celebrities

OJ Simpson asks Nevada Supreme Court for new trial

@LawScribbler

Firms bet on growth potential of drone law

Legal Technology

Law firms face cybersecurity audits by banking clients; are they a ‘weak link’?

Law in Popular Culture

Money, sex, madness and murder at fictional Bay Street law firm is focus of ex-partner’s new novel

Criminal Justice

Man who died after driving flaming truck into law firm had dated one of its clients

Law Firms

Reed Smith launches an Ebola task force

Law Libraries

Kaye Scholer says goodbye to old offices and 95 percent of its law books

Partners

EEOC probe of mandatory retirement at Deloitte has implications for law firms

Law Firms

Bingham managing partner says firm is exploring options, including remote possibility of bankruptcy