1866 ABA Journal Large Firm articles.
A former partner at Hunton & Williams who disappeared in 1997 before he was charged in an alleged Ponzi scheme pleaded guilty on Friday in a different investment scheme.
Jul 2, 2018 3:29 PM CDT
Leaders from 34 major U.S. law firms have pledged to help reunify families separated after crossing the border and help make sure people who have legitimate claims to asylum have legal representation.
Jun 26, 2018 3:49 PM CDT
One large law firm is holding the line as more law firms match new associate pay scales that, according to the new Cravath standard, range from $190,000 to $340,000.
Jun 20, 2018 7:10 AM CDT
A former Jones Day partner in California has filed a lawsuit claiming the firm’s secretive compensation system and subjective performance reviews are designed to hide pay discrimination against women.
Jun 20, 2018 7:05 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
Michael Cohen and his lawyers at McDermott Will & Emery are reportedly going their separate ways.
Jun 13, 2018 1:02 PM CDT
A business development specialist at Dentons claims in a lawsuit that her direct supervisor propositioned her using vulgar language, tried to draw her into sexual conversations when he called her…
Jun 12, 2018 10:40 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
Several lawyers approached about the possibility of an appointment to the No. 3 post at the U.S. Justice Department reportedly rejected the potential candidacy.
Jun 5, 2018 12:35 PM 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
In some situations, confidentiality of arbitration can be a problem, as it makes corroborating claims more difficult. The Me Too movement has prompted some law firms to review human resources policies.
Jun 1, 2018 12:15 AM CDT
Abbe Lowell, the lawyer representing Jared Kushner in the Russia probe, is leaving Norton Rose Fulbright for Winston & Strawn.
Lowell is among 15 lawyers leaving the firm; the others…
May 24, 2018 7:10 AM 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
A federal judge in New Jersey is requiring Samsung Electronics America to abide by an oral agreement
to settle two would-be class actions involving drain pumps in washing machines.
May 23, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
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