Partners

Real Estate & Property Law

Former managing partner embezzled $30M from law firm and affiliated title company, suit says

Lawyer Pay

Foley partner who claimed bias because of lesser pay loses in 6th Circuit

Law Firms

Wiley Rein partner’s diligence helps Florida family recover lost camera

Business of Law

Alabama law firm opens its first out-of-state office in San Francisco

Business of Law

Law firm sues now-former name partners after 16 lawyers exit in 3-way split

Civil Procedure

Judge orders Jones Day to make training video on impropriety of frequent deposition interruptions

Trials & Litigation

11th Circuit OKs $67M verdict against bank in case linked to ex-law firm chief’s $1.2B fraud

Law Firms

Did prior merger cause financial issues for Bingham?

Business of Law

3 partners of well-known firm injured in car crash while attending annual meeting

Business of Law

Winston & Strawn finds e-discovery a lucrative market niche; 400 lawyers vied for 10 recent openings

Contracts

Diamond McCarthy files clawback suit against firm’s own ex-partner, over $1.4M Dreier trustee fee

Legal Marketing

Brewery sues DUI law firm, says look-alike ‘Sessions Law’ mark confuses ‘Session Lager’ customers

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer sued by Judge Judy over TV ads says stations urged him to participate

Business of Law

Dickstein practice leader takes 13-member team to Greenberg Traurig

Evidence

Police raid law office, wire client in ‘bizarre’ probe of claimed lawyer effort to aid client escape

Legal Ethics

DLA says it keeps a tight rein on partner who admits faking $69K in cab receipts at prior firm

Law Firms

Defunct law firms aren’t entitled to claw back unfinished-business profits, New York high court says

White-Collar Crime

Former BigLaw partner gets 15 years in $8B tax-shelter case

U.S. Supreme Court

Reporters group denies press pass to SCOTUSblog, calls founder’s Supreme Court advocacy ‘lobbying’

Criminal Justice

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