Lawyer Pay

Labor & Employment

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

Careers

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

Business of Law

Paid $650K in bonuses, 2 lawyers formed new firm and ‘wiped out’ senior lawyer, suit says

Law Schools

New law dean says he demanded a lower paycheck

Law Firms

Summer associate perks proliferate; pay is $3,000 a week at some firms

Law Firms

Embattled lawyer says he can be accused of no more than chutzpah

In-House Counsel

Suit by former in-house lawyer claims Broadcom executives ‘degrade and objectify women’

Business of Law

Quinn Emanuel to slash summer associate program; savings will go to signing bonuses

Law Professors

Adjunct law and undergrad prof makes less money than a pet sitter

Trials & Litigation

Tempers flared when Dewey rainmakers learned of 50% pay cut, ex-partner testifies

Careers

2nd Circuit to hear contract lawyer’s appeal on overtime pay

Disability Law

Disability lawyer who made $22M cleared by probe, his lawyer says, but SSA axes some client benefits

Law Schools

Paychecks will shrink for Pace Law School professors and staffers

Careers

High earnings post-law school don’t guarantee satisfaction, says lawyer happiness study

Careers

Think Harvard law grads are more likely to stay in law practice than others? 28% ditched legal jobs

Contracts

7th Circuit: Law firm doesn’t owe fired PI attorney bonuses, due to terms of compensation pact

Lawyer Pay

Winston chairman will earn $1,300 an hour to represent Ferguson in Justice Department probe

Labor & Employment

Suit claims Farmers Insurance underpays female lawyers

Law Schools

Northwestern offers ‘interest freedom plan’ to law grads earning less than $85K in private sector

Business of Law

Latham soars to top of Am Law 100 list with record $2.6B in revenue