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Begun The Bonus War Has

Firms are signalling their strength in a COVID impacted economy.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Thinking Like A Lawyer Podcast, Featured Podcasts

Thanks To COVID-19, Biglaw Summer Associates Are Very Concerned About Job Security, Money

What matters most to summer associates? Here's some insight.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Law Students, Summer Associates, Coronavirus, COVID-19

Sullivan & Cromwell Makes A Move In COVID-19 Bonus War

Associates will get a nice monetary thank you from the firm -- but when?
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Sullivan, Cromwell, Sullivan & Cromwell, COVID-19, Associate Bonus Watch 2020

For Some Biglaw Firms, It’s Compassion Over Cash-In

The Compassionate Release Clearinghouse is recruiting and training pro bono lawyers to represent federal prisoners and their families.
Tags: Justice, Law, Biglaw, Criminal Justice Reform, Pro Bono, Families Against Mandatory Minimums, Kevin Ring, FAMM, Coronavirus, COVID-19

Some ‘Competitive’ Biglaw Firms Will Likely Bow Out From The COVID Bonus Wars

Associates are going to be pretty pissed if and when this happens.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Quote Of The Day, COVID-19, Associate Bonus Watch 2020

Biglaw COVID Appreciation Bonuses Come To The West Coast

Another firm giving out generous appreciation bonuses!
Tags: Money, Law, West Coast, Bonuses, Biglaw, Irell & Manella, COVID-19, Associate Bonus Watch 2020

Am Law 100 Firm Announces Attorney Layoffs, Salary Cut Rollbacks

Furloughs have turned into layoffs at yet another Biglaw firm.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Seyfarth Shaw, Furloughs, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts

A Deeper Dive Into The Vault 100 Rankings Of The Most Prestigious Law Firms In America [Sponsored]

Where does your law firm fall -- and is it time for you to upgrade your platform?
Tags: Law, America, Rankings, Biglaw, Sponsored Content, Prestige, Lateral Link, Vault 100, Vault rankings

Biglaw Firm Spreads The Love With COVID Bonuses

Biglaw COVID appreciation bonuses -- they're not just for associates.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Cooley, Staff Bonus Watch, Staff Bonuses, COVID-19

Milbank Wades Into COVID-19 Bonus War

Associates are getting a nice monetary thank you from the firm.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Milbank, Associate Bonus Watch 2020, Milbank Wades Into COVID

Shocking Exactly No One, Male Biglaw Partners Get Paid A Lot More Than Women

It may not be surprising, but it sure is infuriating.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Trivia Question of the Day, Partner Issues

Connected With Compliance: Tracking MCLE Rules During The Pandemic [Sponsored]

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only changed the way lawyers and law firms do business -- it’s also had an immediate impact on continuing legal education as states have temporarily modified their Mandatory Continuing Legal Education (MCLE) rules.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Pli, Sponsored Content, Continuing Legal Education / CLE, Practicing Law Institute, Coronavirus, COVID-19, PLI Custom, Mandatory Continuing Legal Education MCLE

100 Biglaw Firms Putting Diversity On The Front Burner

Biglaw is working on its diversity problem.
Tags: Law, Diversity, Biglaw, Front Burner, The Jabot, Mansfield Rule

Elite Biglaw Firms Are Offering $400K Bonuses To Supreme Court Clerks

But have any firms decided to offer bonuses that are higher?
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Courts, Bonuses, Biglaw, Supreme Court clerks, Clerkship Bonuses, SCOTUS Bonuses, Supreme Court Clerk Bonuses

In Biglaw, The Rich Partners Keep Getting Richer

It's been pretty good for the top of Biglaw.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Trivia Question of the Day, Partner Issues

WOW!!! Davis Polk Raises The Bar On Bonuses

This is going to put a lot of pressure on the market.
Tags: Money, Law, Bonuses, Biglaw, Davis Polk, Associate Bonuses

Billion-Dollar Biglaw Firm Reverses Pay Cuts For Associates

More than surviving, this Biglaw firm is back to thriving.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Squire Patton Boggs, Furloughs, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts

Even After COVID, This Biglaw Firm Is Expanding Their Work From Home Policy

Working from home won't end with a vaccine.
Tags: Work From Home, Law, Remote Work, Biglaw, Herbert Smith Freehills, Coronavirus, COVID-19

Vault ‘Quality Of Life’ Rankings: The Best Law Firms To Work For In America (2021)

Did your law firm make the cut this time around?
Tags: Law, Happiness, America, Rankings, Biglaw, Vault 100, Vault rankings, Best Firms to Work For

Biglaw Firm Rolls Back Salary Cuts Earlier Than Anticipated

The firm is hopeful they'll be able to do make-whole payments in the next phase of recovery.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Duane Morris, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts

The Biglaw Firm With The Most African-American Attorneys

Biglaw's efforts to increase diversity aren't moving as quickly as we'd like.
Tags: Law, Biglaw, Trivia Question of the Day

Associate Layoffs And Staff Cuts Come To Am Law 50 Biglaw Firm

Morale at the firm is reportedly pretty low.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Staff Layoffs, Winston & Strawn, Stealth Layoffs, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Associate Layoffs

Biglaw Firm Keeps Salary Cuts In Force, Will Make Associates Do Extra Work To Recoup Lost Pay

Associates at the firm seem less than thrilled.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Baker Donelson, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts

Billion-Dollar Biglaw Firm Backs Off Of Salary Cuts

Associates who survived the layoffs will see their salaries restored at the end of the month.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Norton Rose Fulbright, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts

Top 20 Biglaw Firm Reverses Pay Cuts, But Not Everyone Is Happy

Biglaw associates are starting to expect retroactive salary payments, but that's not in every firm's plans.
Tags: Layoffs, Law, Biglaw, Mayer Brown, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Salary Cuts