Women in the Law


Judge scolded me for bringing newborn to court after denying continuance, lawyer alleges


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

Trials & Litigation

Senior bin Laden aide gets life in terror case; defense argued his only crime was offensive speech

Women in the Law

BigLaw bankruptcy doesn’t have to be a man’s world, 5 female Weil Gotshal partners say in WSJ post

Annual Meeting

More work needed to protect equal rights, say Margaret Brent Award honorees

Women in the Law

These 50 law firms have been named best for women


Christine Lagarde, IMF and ex-BigLaw chief, talks about women and leadership

Women in the Law

Sole woman judge on top Delaware court says she ‘wasn’t taken seriously’ as chief justice contender

Women in the Law

Storied prosecutor retiring at 85

Law Firms

Former Wilmer lawyer drops suit claiming she was fired for taking adoption leave

Letters to the Editor

Letters: Cloud, Paper, Servers


Morgan Lewis changes department leaders as female lawyer prepares for chairmanship

Women in the Law

Why the No. 5 law firm in France is gender-balanced at the top levels

Criminal Justice

U of Chicago law student leader dies after wrong-way traffic crash; driver is charged in DUI case

Women in the Law

Billing rates lag for female lawyers; are ‘backroom assessments’ to blame?

Opening Statements

MoFo starts Twitter feed to promote its female lawyers


George Clooney is engaged to high-profile human rights lawyer

Women in the Law

Who’s bringing cupcakes? Too often, female lawyers are expected to do office ‘housework,’ book says

Around the Blawgosphere

Should you self-promote in your blog posts? | Finding a lawyer via Google vs. social media

Cover Story

Women are squarely in the picture where law and technology combine