Law Firms

Law by the Numb#rs

More summer associates got job offers in 2015

Criminal Justice

Lawyer resigns from well-known law firm after he is charged with money laundering conspiracy

Business of Law

Clyde & Co. to acquire 18-lawyer Miami firm, seeks to be top US insurance coverage shop

Law Practice Management

More midsize firms use lateral recruiting to hire nonlawyer managers

Law Firms

Silicon Valley powerhouse Fenwick & West to open office in Big Apple

Business of Law

Hunton & Williams is reportedly in merger talks with UK law firm

First Amendment

‘Bad-ass lawyer’ can’t sue over parody Twitter account, appeals court says

Law Firms

Chance to work on ‘biggest disputes in trial work’ lures small litigation boutique to Boies Schiller

Law Firms

Law firm loses bid to hold banks accountable for its $287K loss in cashier’s check fraud

Law Practice Management

Suit claims firm charged client a higher billing rate than credited internally, affecting bonuses

Careers

Trump hires BigLaw lawyer for running-mate review

Criminal Justice

Ex-lawyer is sentenced for soliciting murder of his law-office manager

Law Firms

Hinshaw announces management shake-up, new ‘category killer’ focus

Work/Life Balance

Winston & Strawn expands parental leave, eliminates ‘primary’ caregiver distinction

Law Practice Management

80% of BigLaw firms say their nonequity partners aren’t busy enough: Will their ranks be trimmed?

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is censured over $71K legal bill that included $30K in interest

Internet Law

Partner demands website reveal identities of commenters who said they hated working at his firms

Trials & Litigation

Lewis Brisbois sues developer of building destroyed by arson, seeks damages for forced office move

Trials & Litigation

Judge OKs malpractice suit over law firm’s successful fight to uphold client’s postnuptial agreement

Business of Law

New focus of litigation funding is law firms’ entire portfolios of cases