Paralegals

Careers

Seven people pass test to become nation’s first legal technicians

Legal Ethics

Paralegal’s ex testifies, says she admitted DUI setup of opposing trial lawyer

Business of Law

Patent team exits Womble Carlyle to open new Silicon Valley office for Downey Brand

Law Firms

Judge sees ‘self-congratulatory blather’ in BigLaw brief; paralegals blamed for error

Constitutional Law

Lawyer pays bonus to employees who carry guns

Criminal Justice

Paralegal takes plea in $600K law firm client theft; feds say he spent $550K on coin collection

Legal Ethics

Lawyer suspended for hiring disbarred lawyer who used assumed name in client meetings

Law Firms

Court: BigLaw firms missed $1.5B error, erasing JPMorgan’s security interest in GM loan

Criminal Justice

Prominent lawyer accused of assaulting employee after a night of drinking takes misdemeanor plea

Law Firms

More than 750 Bingham partners, lawyers and staffers are going to Morgan Lewis

Criminal Justice

Paralegal held hostage at law firm helped police negotiate with gunman

Careers

In a rural county that lacks lawyers, no one seemingly wants to buy a successful law practice

Law Practice

Techno-Change-o: Paralegal, legal assistant duties expand

Law Practice Management

Baker Botts joins open office trend, moves junior associates to interior area

Law Firms

Baker & McKenzie to open back-office operations center in Belfast

Legal Ethics

Solo is censured for failing to detect paralegal’s participation in mortgage fraud scheme

Patent Law

Government paralegals making up to $80K had little work to do, report says

Paralegals

Paralegal’s suit claims law firm should have paid for overtime

Criminal Justice

Paralegal takes federal plea in fake-bribery case

Criminal Justice

Paralegal who bilked clients and got boss disbarred is sentenced to 27 months