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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Hires Three New Partners
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Hires Three New Partners
Issuance of Same Sex Marriage Licenses Stayed in Alabama
Issuance of Same Sex Marriage Licenses Stayed in Alabama
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DLA Piper Merges with Canadian Firm Davis LLC
DLA Piper Merges with Canadian Firm Davis LLC

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Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft Hires Three New Partners

Summary: Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft is pleased to announce that it has added three high-profile attorneys to its group of partners. According to the American Lawyer, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft has hired three high-profile partners. The news is a good… >read more

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Issuance of Same Sex Marriage Licenses Stayed in Alabama

Summary: A new ruling from the Alabama Supreme Court has ordered that same-sex marriage is not legal, and that probate judges are forbidden from providing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. According to Buzzfeed, the state supreme court in Alabama has… >read more

No Comment March 4, 2015
Former CIA Director Will Plead Guilty

Summary: David Petraeus, the former director of the CIA, is rumored to enter a guilty plea for mishandling classified information. According to ABC News, David Petraeus, the former CIA director and a celebrated war veteran, will enter a guilty plea… >read more

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Never Stop Using Your Imagination

Harrison Barnes | DATED: 03-04-2015

You can make the most out of any situation by using your mind creatively. Your imagination is your most important tool, and your strongest skill is your ability to imagine what you want. Imagine the person you wish to become and the career you wish to have, and stay focused on this vision. Use your imagination, and never stop dreaming about what you want to accomplish.

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Blank Rome Welcomes Three Attorneys in New York City

Summary: The law firm of Blank Rome LLP announced this week that it has added three attorneys to their office in New York.

Wall Street and Law Firms Increasing Online Security

Summary: For close to one year, law firms and Wall Street have been talking about creating a local group that would have an affiliation with the banking industry’s Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center.

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LATERAL ATTORNEY REPORT

The Timing of Transition

Date: 01-March-2015

I speak with countless attorneys who tell me they would like to switch practice areas, some very early in their career, and some many years beyond law school.  Those who are more than 1-2 years out of school will invariably say they are “willing to start over as a first year,” or “take a big […]  >read more

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Top 10 Reasons Attorneys Should Always Accept Invitations to Appear on Panels

Oftentimes, attorneys are asked to speak at an industry conference or seminar. I advise that attorney to offer his or her assistance in assembling and moderating a panel of experts in lieu of the solo speaking engagement. Why do I push for the panel? Doesn't it take some of the spotlight away from [...]Read More

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Is Your Law Firm Being Proactive About Your Link Acquisition Strategies?

New components and signals from social aggregation, diverse & natural linking portfolios, social sharing & Facebook Likes as wells as traffic and influence can absolutely differentiate your incoming links from that of a competitors. If a link in a relevant piece of content builds traffic to your sit[...]Read More

Career Resources:: Choose Your References Wisely

I recently wrote a blog post about choice of references and I received several responses from legal professionals around the country. I thought, therefore, I would expand it into an article. I am sometimes surprised at how little thought goes […]

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