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  • Partnerships In Law Firms: The Perfect Storm?

    Five key trends are transforming Biglaw and the entire legal industry. CKR Law grew rapidly from its founding in 2014, expanding to boast more than 200 lawyers across some 50 locations. But earlier this week, the news broke that the firm, facing a cash crunch, is terminating partners. The reason…

  • May 13, 2019 – Recent Attorney Moves

    1. May 13, 2019 - Simmons & Simmons launches new Restructuring Department. FULL STORY 2. May 12, 2019 - Jones Day adds group of eight. FULL STORY 3. May 10, 2019 - Minden Gross improves its Commercial Leasing group. FULL STORY 4. May 10, 2019 - Alston & Bird expands in…

  • Temporary Attorneys The New Go-To Route for In-House?

    In recent years, something that corporations have begun to adopt is converting fixed costs to variable – a key managerial economics concept. Because labor is often the biggest line item on the P&L, a variable workforce is the fundamental component of this shift. Companies ranging from startups to Fortune 500s…

  • April 29, 2019 – Recent Attorney Moves

    1.) April 26, 2019 - Armstrong Teasdale adds Financial and Real Estate Partner in Dever. FULL STORY 2.) April 26, 2019 - Snell & Wilmer adds female Partner to Corporate and Securities practice in Los Angeles. FULL STORY 3.) April 26, 2019 - Schiff Hardin improves Re/Insurance practice with the…

  • Six Ways to Make Shaq Money as a Lawyer

    One of the most frequently asked questions from our candidates is whether they are paid fairly and not below my peers in the space. That’s something even the great Shaq O’Neal had to face. For most Am Law 200 associates, the answer is easy to find given the information readily…

  • April 22, 2019 – Recent Attorney Moves

    1.) Aprill 22, 2019 - Norton Rose Fulbright bolsters its Tax Practice in New York. FULL STORY 2.) April 18, 2019 - Greenberg Traurig adds former Assistant U.S. Attorney in Dallas. FULL STORY 3.) April 18, 2019 - Ropes & Gray grows Financial Regulation team in London with female Partner.…