Women in the Law

Careers

‘Life is not linear’: McDermott partner who left law practice in 1997 regains partnership

Women in the Law

At several DC firms, more women than men are promoted to partner

Lawyer Pay

Does ‘martyr mentality’ of nonprofit lawyers keep salaries low?

Careers

Husband swears in wife as he retires and she takes his seat on the bench

Careers

‘Notorious RBG’ biography in the works will be co-authored by blog creator

Features

1915-1924: Wilson, women and war

The New Normal

Can a new breed of firms solve the attrition problem for women in the legal industry?

Women in the Law

Female law review authors are cited at a higher rate than men, study finds

Bar Exam

New mom will get stop-the-clock breaks to pump breast milk during bar exam

Legal Ethics

Judge to end case over nude photos posted online by her husband by retiring from bench

Trials & Litigation

Pregnant lawyer is denied trial delay in ‘tumultuous’ hearing; law partner blasts prosecutors

Bar Exam

Expectant mom is denied extra time to breast pump during February bar exam

Obituaries

Attorney Alice Lee, sister of famed ‘Mockingbird’ author, dies at age 103

Women in the Law

Lawyer cites high-risk pregnancy in trial delay request; federal judge questions her travel plans

Attorney General

Federal prosecutor is nominated to replace Eric Holder

Women in the Law

‘Neurotic November’ is retired judge’s latest mystery novel

Law in Popular Culture

‘Bad Judge’ TV show is canceled after lawyer group protests

Profile

On the Ball: NBA union’s new leader called ‘relentless, brilliant’

Your ABA

True Grit: A new ABA project helps women learn personal characteristics that will help them advance

Work-Life Balance

After courtroom tears in high-profile case, lawyer closes office for one-year sabbatical