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Business of Law

Law firm is dissolving after nearly 60 years; senior partner points finger at retirement plan

Careers

Why time law school? Value of law degree drops only $30K in bad vs. good economy, study says

Lawyer Pay

Former prosecutor claims she was paid less than new hires due to gender bias

Law Firms

Former partner with Asperger’s alleges bonus bias, solicitation of prostitutes by colleague

Law Firms

Suit claims departing lawyers weren’t paid promised bonuses

Lawyer Pay

Most workers see wage stagnation after first 10 years; are lawyers an exception?

Lawyer Pay

Some associates will earn less as gap widens between rich and super-rich law firms, columnist says

ABA Midyear

Counsel young lawyers about debt, ABA policymakers urge law schools and bar groups

The New Normal

9 ways to change the carnivorous partnership model and save BigLaw firms

Cover Story

How Dewey management’s rosy picture masked an ugly truth

Partners

Curbs on pay guarantees don’t crimp lateral moves; which firms gained the most?

White-Collar Crime

Top NY lawmaker prosecuted over $3M asbestos-case referral fees exits speaker post and law firm role

Careers

Women who ask for raises tend to be disliked, while men may ‘get a pass on swagger,’ law prof says

Lawyer Pay

Does ‘martyr mentality’ of nonprofit lawyers keep salaries low?

Business of Law

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

Celebrities

Dr. Dre hands out big bonuses to attorneys and staff at his longtime law firm

Lawyer Pay

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

Law Firms

Boies Schiller to pay as much as $350K to associates in end-of-year bonuses

Lawyer Pay

Davis Polk ups bonus ante for midlevel associates by $10K as more firms follow Simpson’s lead

Lawyer Pay

More firms, including Cravath, jump on BigLaw bonus bandwagon; Skadden says some will get $110K