1758 ABA Journal Associates articles.
Dechert has added the remainder of the products liability group from Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan after acquiring its two co-chairs and another partner in May.
The entire group consists…
Jul 20, 2018 10:29 AM CDT
Cravath set a new standard for associate pay on Monday when it announced
it was paying salaries ranging from $190,000 to $340,000. Now several other law firms have announced they are matching Cravath’s salaries.
Jun 14, 2018 2:43 PM CDT
A few major law firms are jumping on the bandwagon and raising starting pay for new associates to $190,000.
Jun 7, 2018 7:05 AM CDT
Some major law firms are opting for healthier and cultural-based events for their summer associates.
Two law firms making the switch are Goodwin Procter and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, the American Lawyer
Jun 6, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
New associates at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy will be paid $190,000, the law firm announced on Monday.
Jun 4, 2018 3:11 PM CDT
Weil, Gotshal & Manges hopes to improve associate retention by cutting the wait for partnership by two years.
Jun 1, 2018 1:27 PM CDT
A federal judge told King & Spalding on Tuesday that she finds its stated reasons for firing an associate “incredibly hard” to believe and she was planning to deny its…
May 23, 2018 3:37 PM CDT
Edward McCarthy handled his first jury trial 55 years ago, just a few months after passing the bar. McCarthy was representing a taxi owner sued for property damage in a collision case. The judge and opposing counsel were patient and kind, and McCarthy won.
May 9, 2018 12:45 PM CDT
Three associates at Morrison & Foerster have filed a would-be $100 million class-action suit that claims the firm maintains a “family-friendly façade” even as it discriminates against lawyer moms.
Apr 30, 2018 12:59 PM CDT
Former judicial clerks from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit will now receive up to $115,000 in bonuses at Fish & Richardson.
Apr 10, 2018 1:45 PM CDT
A former associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom was sentenced Tuesday to 30 days in prison for lying to investigators in special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.
Apr 3, 2018 11:52 AM CDT
Ogletree Deakins will be required to pay nearly $1.2 million in damages plus $550,000 in attorney fees to a British filmmaker who says an associate at the firm botched visa…
Mar 22, 2018 10:15 AM CDT
Columbia remains at the top of a list of go-to law school for the fifth year in a row.
Columbia’s BigLaw placement rate for 2017 graduates was eight percentage points…
Mar 9, 2018 11:15 AM CST
You love technology, you love the law, and you want a career that combines the two. But what kinds of legal tech jobs will be the most in demand, and how can you get them?
Feb 26, 2018 8:30 AM CST
A former London associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has pleaded guilty to making false statements about deleted emails and the timing of his contacts with an indicted individual in special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Feb 20, 2018 9:11 AM CST
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