Lawyer Pay

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

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