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Several lawyers have left the U.S. Department of Justice as the controversy continues over the firing of eight U.S. attorneys.
None of the attorneys contacted by the Apr 24, 2007 12:51 PM CDT
Minority Boutique Partners With Day Pitney
Day Pitney based in Hartford, Conn., and Morristown, N.J., is forming a “strategic alliance” with a minority-owned law firm.
Day Pitney hopes the alliance…
Apr 24, 2007 12:49 PM CDT
Business is booming at lobbying law firms in Washington, D.C., as clients seek help reaching out to the new Democratic-controlled Congress, the Washington Post reports.
Apr 23, 2007 3:32 PM CDT
For just the third time in 42 years, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz will be hiring a lateral partner, the American Lawyer reports.
Joining the firm on…
Apr 20, 2007 5:22 PM CDT
Hedge funds’ legal fees are boosting the bottom line at law firms, the New York Times reports.
Business is booming because activist shareholders are bringing…
Apr 20, 2007 2:43 PM CDT
Forced retirement of hundreds of thousands of baby boomer lawyers in coming years could affect their mental health as well as their pocketbooks, according to a story in the Apr 19, 2007 1:03 PM CDT
Former White House counsel Harriet Miers is rejoining her Texas law firm.
Miers, a former chair of the ABA Journal Board of Editors, will be back at her desk at…
Apr 18, 2007 5:16 PM CDT
Florida Law Firms Prepare for Disaster
Miami-area law firms are investing in technology to protect their records and keep connected in the event of a hurricane.
One well-prepared firm, Shutts…
Apr 13, 2007 12:13 PM CDT
More law firms are offering on-site day care to attract lawyers, the National Law Journal reports.
The idea is “being kicked around,” says Marci Krufka, a…
Apr 12, 2007 1:05 PM CDT
A 47-year landmark in the Minneapolis legal landscape will disappear on May 31. Rider Bennett announced today that the 91-lawyer midsize firm will close that day because of what managing…
Apr 10, 2007 9:59 PM CDT
In a hard-fought battle of the bulge that pitted 10 law firms against each other in a contest to see who could lose the most weight, Indianapolis-based Locke Reynolds is…
Apr 10, 2007 9:46 PM CDT
A week ago, Lynnette R. Warman was a partner at Dallas-based Jenkens & Gilchrist, where she had worked for nearly 20 years. Today, she is one of 93 former Jenkens…
Apr 9, 2007 5:57 PM CDT
Top-tier law grads and big-firm hot shots take their smarts to smaller practices
Jan 5, 2007 12:56 AM CST
Anticipating more business, some firms bolster their climate-change practices
Jan 5, 2007 12:33 AM CST
How a venerable hotel chain helped a law firm boost staff productivity, morale
Jan 5, 2007 12:29 AM CST