September 21, 2016 - 10:07am

Paul Hastings tops American Lawyer report on mid level associate satisfaction, taking into consideration such factors as compensation and benefits, training and guidance, relations with partners and other associates, the interest and satisfaction level of the work, the firm's policy on billable hours and management's openness about firm strategies and partnership chances.

September 12, 2016 - 11:56am

The good folks at Deal Point Data compiled a ranking of law schools that have produced the most prolific attorneys in the highly competitive and lucrative field of U.S. public M&A advisory. Harvard Law ranked number one. Attorneys that received their law degrees from Harvard Law School led the market in terms of both the number of deals and the dollar value of deals they have worked on. The ranking is based on transactions announced from January 1, 2008 to July 30, 2016 for publicly traded targets involving U.S. listed firms.

September 8, 2016 - 6:43pm

As reported in the law blog Above The Law

September 7, 2016 - 3:30pm

DLA Piper has decided to slash 180 jobs across all of its business support roles in the United Kingdom, in order to shift jobs to its new back-office hub in Warsaw, Poland.

September 2, 2016 - 11:04am

Partners in continental Europe affiliated with Dentons are being asked to pay up to $7.8 million in extra capital according a report in the American Law Journal. The world’s largest law firm by attorney head count has asked to inject between 6 million euros ($6.7 million) and 7 million euros ($7.8 million) of additional capital into the business during the next two years.