March 9, 2020 - 6:09pm

According to data released by the Department of Labor, legal employment continued to climb in Janurary and February 2020 to 1,162,600. That is the highest number since the recession of 2008.  Let's hope they diversify all those 401K's. 

September 4, 2019 - 1:44pm

After over a year of will they or won’t they worthy of Sam & Dianne  / Dave & Maddie, the UK Magic circle firm Allen & Overy and the LA based O’Melveny & Myers have cancelled the caterers.  The potential merger, which appeared troublesome from the start with both sides never appearing to be on the same page yet still also appearing to move forward as recently as this summer, won’t happen. 

June 19, 2019 - 3:22pm

Five LeClairRyan lawyers have left the firm to join Duane Morris, extending a string of departures from the firm.

December 17, 2018 - 9:58pm

Senator Christopher Dodd, one of the primary drafters of the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010, will share his thoughts on the implementation of the Dodd-Frank Act after its enactment tomorrow at a DC Bar Event held at Arnold & Porter.

December 11, 2018 - 12:54pm

Selendy & Gay, still in its first year after it launched with a group of former Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan lawyers, announced a bonus scale that beats the market rate for large defense firms set by Cravath, Swaine & Moore.  Selendy & Gay will offer its associates a range of year-end bonuses at 150 percent of the Cravath scale—from $22,500 for the most junior Selendy & Gay associates up to $135,000 for the most senior associates from the class of 2012.