Lawyer Pay

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

Careers

New BigLaw associates make the most money in NYC, says survey

Lawyer Pay

NALP sees ‘upward movement’ in starting pay for associates; median increases $10K

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