Fox Rothschild absorbs a seven-lawyer firm in Northern California; Covington & Burling hires a partner and associate from Mayer Brown in Europe; and a Locke Lord senior counsel is tapped to be the ne
Tallying up what Am Law 200 firms are making for their work on notable matters in the news, including the Penn State sex abuse scandal, Bill Ackman's bet against Herbalife, the coming Wikipedia reboo
The Am Law Daily caught up this week with CBRE's Robert Flippin—who advised Mayer Brown on its signing this week of a lease for 187,000 square feet of space that will serve as the firm's new Ne
Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman creates a new entertainment practice; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's global managing partner resigns to go in house at an energy-focused investment firm in Boston;
...in new partner classes of 10 or more also deserve mention: Fox Rothschild (7 women of the firm's 13 new partners), Jackson...
Five attorneys move from Dow Lohnes to Sutherland Asbill & Brennan's Washington, D.C., office; Andrews Kurth poaches three from Chadbourne in London; and GrayRobinson adds a practice group head in Bo
Five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the bankruptcy landscape has forever changed, but lingering concerns remain about the health of the U.S. economy as new Chapter 11 cases are filed fo
...moved from Dickstein to Arent Fox in New York. A Dickstein spokeswoman did not immediately return a...
Hogan Lovells announced the official launch of its Rio de Janeiro office Wednesday, roughly a year and a half after saying it planned to open its first Brazilian location. Other firms launching new l
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A quarterly report by legal consultancy Altman Weil states that the 39 total mergers through the first six months of 2013 are putting the year on a potentially record-setting pace for U.S. law firm t
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