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The Partner’s Continuing Lament

In Biglaw, you'll do good work, be in demand, and stay busy -- until you age.
Tags: Biglaw, Mark Herrmann, Partner Issues

March Madness: Law Firm Edition [Sponsored]

Many law firms made a strong case to qualify for the tournament, but our selection committee of one presents the Sweet 16.
Tags: Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Lateral Link, Mainspring Legal, March Madness

Revenge Of The Nerds

Tomorrow’s leaders need to bring analytic skills to the table.
Tags: Biglaw, Data Analytics, James Goodnow, Lawyer Marketing, Technology

Biglaw Partner Fired For ‘Inappropriate Personal Conduct’

Mayer Brown takes a clear stand: some things are more important than a partner's book of business.
Tags: Biglaw, Metoo, Mayer Brown, Paul Theiss, The Jabot, Zac Barnett

Morning Docket: 03.21.19

* What does Wachtell think of George Conway's Twitter profile? Silly rabbits, Wachtell doesn't have opinions unless they're billable. [American Lawyer] * Kirkland will remain atop the Am Law 100 rankings with its warm and fuzzy business model. [American Lawyer] * Western State lives! At least for a few more months. [The Recorder] * Judge aborts law. [Louisville Courier-Journal] * Lawyer turns blogging into a $30 million side hustle. That's pretty much how Above the Law works. [Forbes] * Aft...
Tags: Law, Bankruptcy, Atlantic, Sears, Biglaw, Kirkland, Louisville Courier Journal, Eddie Lampert, Morning Docket, Kirkland & Ellis, Wachtell, Western State, Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, George Conway, Maria Butina, Western State College of Law at Argosy University

Advice From The Lottery Lawyer On What To Do If You Win The Lottery

The Powerball jackpot is currently at $550 million. You're going to need a lawyer if you win.
Tags: Money, Law, Uncategorized, Lottery, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Jason Kurland

Biglaw Partner Isn’t As Famous As His Namesake

His name might be on the masthead of a Biglaw firm, but his kid is way more famous.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Trivia Question of the Day

Morning Docket: 03.19.19

* Michael Flynn and his business partner are sparring over documents the partner wants to defend himself in his criminal case. [Politico] * "It's the corporate equivalent of the death penalty." Maybe let's not trivialize the death penalty by comparing it to a $1 million fine. [Law360] * Quinn partner eyed for Ambassador to Mexico role. Maybe he can get them to pay for the wall. [Reuters] * Some law firms are getting verein, verein rich. Ugh, that's just terrible. [American Lawyer] * When law...
Tags: Law, Mexico, Quinn, Biglaw, Reuters, Michael Flynn, Quinn Emanuel, Manatt, Brown Rudnick, Morning Docket, Vereins

College Admissions Defendants Run To Biglaw For Representation

Big guns arrive in college admissions case.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Foley Hoag, Ropes & Gray, Latham & Watkins, Willkie Farr & Gallagher, Gordon Caplan

Partners At This Biglaw Firm Are REALLY Making It Rain

It's a torrential downpour of cash for partners at this firm.
Tags: Money, Law, Biglaw, Paul Weiss, Trivia Question of the Day, Partner Issues, Profits Per Partner

Plans For Potential Trans-Atlantic Biglaw Merger Seem To Be DOA

Wonder what happened between these firms...
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, Squire Patton Boggs, Law Firm Mergers, Addleshaw Goddard

Biglaw Firm Takes Big Steps To Focus On Attorney Mental Health And Wellness

The firm wants to help attorneys and staff create 'lives of meaning and fulfillment.'
Tags: Law, Mental Health, Biglaw, Health & Wellness, Morgan Lewis, ML Well, Focus On Attorney Mental Health And Wellness

Women Lawyers ‘Speak Up’ On RBG’s Birthday

We can’t think of a better way to have celebrate RBG’s birthday. Can you?
Tags: Law, Women's Issues, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Biglaw, In-House Counsel, Conferences / Symposia, Ms. JD, RBG, Kerriann Stout

2 Things You Should Never Say To A Partner

Partners aren't crazy, but these phrases are sure to raise their blood pressure.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Mark Herrmann, Partner Issues, Associate Advice

The Bar Exam, Football, And Women’s History Month [Sponsored]

The Mansfield Rule has not yet revolutionized the practice of law for women, but it is gaining traction.
Tags: Law, Women's Issues, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Lateral Link, Mansfield Rule, Mainspring Legal, Linda Maria Wayner

Sometimes You Have To Lose Before You Make To The Top Of The Biglaw Heap

Losing the presidency wasn't the end of his career.
Tags: Politics, Law, Biglaw, Trivia Question of the Day

How To Evolve Into A Tech-Savvy Law Firm [Sponsored]

A can't miss webinar on April 2 at 1 p.m. ET. Learn how a tech-savvy business can increase its revenue.
Tags: Technology, Law, Pwc, Biglaw, Legal Technology, Clio, Webinars, Sponsored Content, Webcast, Small Law Firms

Biglaw Offer Rates For Law School Student Recruitment Reaches Historic Highs

These figures are even better than rates measured before the recession.
Tags: Law, Law Schools, Biglaw, Job Searches, Law Students, James Leipold, National Association for Law Placement (NALP, Offer Rates

I’m Starting To Think George Conway Might Not Like Donald Trump

The Wachtell partner is ready for the 25th Amendment.
Tags: Law, Government, Donald Trump, Biglaw, Wachtell, Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz, George Conway

Morning Docket: 03.14.19

* With those big, complex planes grounded, it's time to start gearing up for some lawsuits. [] * Another lawyer involved in the college entrance cheating and bribery scandal. [The Recorder] * Speaking of lawsuits and the admissions scandal... the first class action has been filed. [Courthouse News Service] * Biglaw firm posts record revenue and profits. This story is basically interchangeable with all the other ones from the past couple weeks. Whether or not it's sustainable is another...
Tags: Law, Cbs News, Cy Vance, Susan Collins, Biglaw, Courthouse News Service, Morning Docket, Debevoise & Plimpton, Paul Manafort

The Litigation Finance Survey Report: Check Out Our Findings [Sponsored]

A detailed and sometimes surprising portrait of the ongoing dynamics of the practice.
Tags: Law, Research, Surveys, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, In-House Counsel, Litigation Finance, Lake Whillans

12 Résumé Tips From A Legal Recruiter [Sponsored]

Dedicate a few hours to reworking your résumé to be sure it’s the best possible representation of you.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Resume Tips, Lateral Moves, Lateral Link, Abby Gordon, Mainspring Legal

Willkie Farr Finally Speaks About Their Partner’s Role In The College Admissions Cheating Scandal

Biglaw firm responds to their connection to the college admissions scandal.
Tags: Crime, Law, College Admissions, Biglaw, Willkie Farr, Gordon Caplan

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