Partners

Corporate Law

Merchants say lawyer should lose $32M fee award over alleged email contact with opposing counsel

Bankruptcy Law

Law firm submits latest $40M bill in Madoff case, cites $553M recovery

Trials & Litigation

Bankruptcy firm chief sues ex-associate for $1M over alleged software conspiracy

Criminal Justice

BigLaw partner is accused of causing plane’s diversion after becoming unruly and disruptive

Trials & Litigation

Ex-partner awarded $550K in law firm dispute loses appeal; firm says he now owes $200K

Careers

Two months after his arrest, Cadwalader partner is no longer with the law firm

Law Practice Management

Law firms rely less on bank loans after Dewey collapse

Law Firms

Reed Smith practice leader leaps to Cooley in four-partner group

White-Collar Crime

Partner who overheard lawyer discuss client merger is indicted for alleged insider trading

Careers

We want to be the best, so we don’t hire Ivy League law grads, says small-firm chief

White-Collar Crime

Dewey & LeBoeuf executives cooked the books, former law firm finance director testifies

Business of Law

Paid $650K in bonuses, 2 lawyers formed new firm and ‘wiped out’ senior lawyer, suit says

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer who had firm pay his personal expenses in lieu of a paycheck pleads guilty to tax evasion

Criminal Justice

Greenberg Traurig partner is arrested in alleged road rage incident

Law Firms

UK and Canadian firms OK 1,400-lawyer merger of equals, setting stage for more international growth

Business of Law

Once-mighty real estate boutique files for bankruptcy, a year after claimed $30M embezzlement

Careers

Eric Holder returns to ‘last stop’ job at Covington, offers thoughts on Snowden and US Supreme Court

Law Firms

Lewis Brisbois opens Oregon office with a dozen Williams Kastner lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Law firm sues Vegas casino for refund of $3.4M they say partner transferred for gambling

Trials & Litigation

Appeals court blasts lawyers and ‘scorched earth tactics,’ publishes opinion despite settlement