Partners

Trials & Litigation

Attorney accused in claimed $2.3M law firm scheme has settled suit, is discussing deal with feds

Legal Ethics

Court filing says attorney took up to $15M or more from clients, seeks freeze on bank accounts

Business of Law

9 remaining lawyers at Houston litigation boutique to join Vorys Sater

White-Collar Crime

Ex-administrator helped convict 6 lawyers, feds say, asking that judge cut her prison time in half

Law Practice Management

Former Dewey rainmaker who earned $6M in 2011 files for bankruptcy

Lawyer Pay

On ‘a hiring tear,’ Kirkland reportedly pays $9M a year to high-profile lateral hire

Appellate Practice

BigLaw patent lawyer faces possible sanction over petition filed with US Supreme Court

Trials & Litigation

Federal judge axes suit against law firm in sunken-treasure hoax, sets sanctions hearing for partner

Business of Law

Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman to merge into 1,000-attorney firm

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

White-Collar Crime

Law firm chief convicted in $13M loan-modification scheme, faces up to 70 years

Education Law

Lawyer taken off 14 cases after furor over trial claim that teen consented to sex with teacher

Criminal Justice

Did burglars target attorneys’ home based on their law firm website profiles?

Tax Law

Tax attorney will accept Bitcoin payments, but won’t take digital currency on retainer

Corporate Law

Think tank sues Winstead for $1M, says firm helped CEO secretly settle with worker by promoting her

Legal Ethics

Lawyer gets stayed suspension for secretly paying sanctions from law firm account, billing client

Obituaries

Founder of Troutman Sanders, a former governor, dies at 89

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer sued by former firm in claimed $2.3M fake billing scheme now faces mail fraud case

Criminal Justice

Law firm expresses confidence in just outcome after its managing partner and his wife were stabbed