Law Practice Management

Business of Law

Susman Godfrey bonuses start at $40K for associates who have been at the firm at least a year

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?

Legal Ethics

Duke University’s legal fight with John Wayne’s heirs highlights potential verein pitfalls

Legal Technology

Purported bankruptcy survey is a virus, federal appeals court warns electronic filers

Law Practice Management

Former Dewey rainmaker who earned $6M in 2011 files for bankruptcy

Legal Technology

Lawyer’s tech tools track litigation, predict chances of success before patent board

Lawyer Pay

On ‘a hiring tear,’ Kirkland reportedly pays $9M a year to high-profile lateral hire

Legal Ethics

Office manager’s alleged theft of client funds and office computer leads to suspension for lawyer

Law Practice Management

Law firm foils $489K fake-check scheme, provides details to warn others

Careers

Lawyer dispenses advice from folding table in Harlem

Cybersecurity

Feds say 1789 law requires Apple to help government get encrypted smartphone data

Asked and Answered

How can you use social media responsibly to promote your clients’ cases? (podcast with transcript)

Law by the Numbers

Corporations are adding to their in-house legal departments, cutting outside expenditures

Features

The ABA Journal Blawg 100

Features

2014 Blawg 100 Hall of Fame

Opening Statements

Hackers wanted: DC wants to build an open-source legal platform

Opening Statements

Law profs develop Supreme Court predictor to better understand court decisions

Niche Practice

Rightscorp fights Internet piracy by ‘ticketing’ copyright infringers

Law Scribbler

Creator of the DuPont model makes an inside move

Finance

10 tips to maximize your firm’s profits and keep your numbers on track