Midsize Firm

Business of Law

Top law firms boost hourly rates for equity partners by 3.9%, leaving mid-tier firms $400 behind

Careers

Eleanor Alter leads 6-attorney Kasowitz team to new matrimonial boutique

Business of Law

Anderson Kill adds 10-attorney firm known for representation of HOA boards

Law Practice Management

More midsize firms use lateral recruiting to hire nonlawyer managers

Trials & Litigation

Judge OKs malpractice suit over law firm’s successful fight to uphold client’s postnuptial agreement

Business of Law

Resnick & Louis opens in Miami with 3-lawyer Akerman team, expects more hiring soon

Law Firms

8-partner government contracts group leaps from Jenner to MoFo

Legal Marketing

At 7th annual Avvo Lawyernomics, the emphasis will be on ‘unmarketing’

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer whose midtrial DUI setup by opposing counsel made headlines wins related malpractice suit

Labor & Employment

Suit by laid-off lawyers says Reilly Pozner jettisoned 17 at law firm to avoid sharing $391M verdict

Business of Law

LA’s Liner firm opens NY office with former Dickstein lawyers

Labor & Employment

Ford & Harrison grows again, acquires 5-lawyer boutique and new Connecticut office

Law Firms

Dentons tells ex-Luce Forward partners of $1.9M clawback years after they joined predecessor firm

Careers

Some BigLaw firms face associate shortages; boutiques are partly to blame

Business of Law

Many lawyer departures prior to Dickstein’s demise were planned, former chairman says

Business of Law

Squire Patton to acquire 50-lawyer California firm with international expertise

Law Firms

Minority-owned firm of more than 100 attorneys to close Feb. 29, lawyers are told in conference call

Law Firms

Dickstein Shapiro partners are informed their capital is gone; some could lose more than $1M

Business of Law

10 partners exit 26-attorney Nashville firm to join Bass Berry

Business of Law

Spencer Fane opens Oklahoma City office with 9 attorneys from Lester firm