United Kingdom

Work-Life Balance

Demanding work schedules are damaging their health, say 82% of surveyed lawyers

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer says his restitution for dodging thousands in train fares should reflect weekly pass rate

Business of Law

Slater & Gordon makes $947M offer to acquire major UK personal injury law firm

Business of Law

Jenner & Block to open first overseas office; seeks to hire lawyers in London

Legal History

Winston Churchill wanted to give rare Magna Carta manuscript to US, documents show

Business of Law

2nd name partner exits Nelson Brown for Goldberg Segalla, along with 6 more attorneys in NC office

Trials & Litigation

Colorado lawyer wins $150K libel award against UK Internet troll who criticized his law firm

Law Practice Management

Fake law firm websites using real lawyers’ profiles are increasing, bar group says

Business of Law

BigLaw firm to require all workers to do 25 hours of community service each year

Science & Technology Law

Britain nears legalization of ‘three-parent babies’

Law Firms

Cooley launches in London with more than 55 lawyers from MoFo and Edwards Wildman

Business of Law

LegalZoom gets OK to operate in UK

Business of Law

After losing BigLaw jobs, ex-Skadden associates form own firm, join Dentons as partners

Aviation & Space Law

Amid talk of possible carry-on ban, plane passenger charged with using backpack as dangerous weapon

Criminal Justice

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

Law Firms

Top showbiz team is exiting O’Melveny for Latham

Entertainment & Sports Law

Rolling Stones settle $12.7M insurance claim over shows canceled due to Jagger’s girlfriend’s death

Criminal Justice

Man avoids UK prosecution for two years with coma and quadriplegia claims; video shows him walking

Business of Law

More lawyers exit Bingham and Dickstein; Switching firms no longer carries stigma, says WSJ

Careers

Dechert partner says she doesn’t want to ‘have it all’; she just wants what men have