10912 ABA Journal articles on Law Firms.
Corporate clients are increasingly making broad demands in outside counsel guidelines that restrict the type of work law firms can do for other clients, observers say.
May 18, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
The response was swift after a man named as a New York lawyer was caught on video ranting about Spanish-speaking restaurant employees—and threatening to call U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement "to have each one of them kicked out of my country."
May 17, 2018 12:21 PM CDT
A Reed Smith partner representing a Russian company in special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe took offense in a court hearing on Wednesday when a prosecutor said he hung up about…
May 17, 2018 7:05 AM CDT
Blockchain technology had captured the imaginations of startups, financial institutions and government agencies. Angela Angelovska-Wilson and Lewis Cohen are taking a gamble that the law is next.
May 15, 2018 8:00 AM CDT
Lawyer Daniel Bliss has an explanation for the 3,600 hours he billed last year.
May 15, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
Three former partners have joined a gender discrimination lawsuit brought against the management-side labor and employment firm Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart.
May 14, 2018 1:18 PM CDT
Former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was convicted on federal corruption charges in his retrial Friday in connection with schemes that involved referral fees from law firms.
May 11, 2018 4:45 PM CDT
Nixon Peabody lawyers Jeff Lesk and Herb Stevens are taking the lead on a project that sends energy credits from solar panels on the firm’s Washington, D.C., office to lower-income…
May 11, 2018 2:16 PM CDT
A lawsuit alleging Morgan & Morgan was running misleading ads has apparently settled.
U.S. District Judge Mark Kearney of Philadelphia issued an order last Friday that dismissed the case based…
May 11, 2018 12:14 PM CDT
Michael Cohen reportedly referred five possible clients to Squire Patton Boggs during his strategic alliance with the firm, including one that appears to be a top lobbying client. But some…
May 11, 2018 9:59 AM CDT
A former managing clerk at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett had nine months shaved off his sentence for insider trading.
The former clerk, 44-year-old Steven Metro, was resentenced Wednesday to 37…
May 10, 2018 1:44 PM CDT
Rudy Giuliani is no longer on unpaid leave
from Greenberg Traurig while he works on President Donald Trump’s legal team in the special counsel probe.
The former New York City mayor announced Thursday that he is resigning from the law firm, report the New York Times
and the National Law Journal
. The resignation was effective Wednesday.
May 10, 2018 12:20 PM CDT
A Greenspoon Marder partner intervened Wednesday after she saw a police officer forcefully kick a driver who had his hands in the air while standing outside his car.
May 10, 2018 10:33 AM 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
A former partner with Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner is accused of directing a client to hide from the Federal Trade Commission that his cybersecurity firm disclosed patient data obtained with spying software she had supplied while as a federal prosecutor battling child pornographers.
May 9, 2018 12:05 PM CDT
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