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According to a report from Altman Weil, 39 law firm mergers were announced in the United States so far in 2014. This matches the pace of 2013, according to The Am Law Daily. The majority of mergers so far in…>read moreNo Comment July 3, 2014
When human-trafficking prosecution went to another level in 2006 in Kansas City, federal authorities and police officers had trouble finding outside lawyers who would work for free with victims, according to The Kansas City Star. Because of one law firm,…>read moreNo Comment December 26, 2013
Hush Blackwell, which is based out of Kansas City, has expanded its horizon by taking in 24 lawyers from Jacobs Chase. According to the managing partner, this move could not be called a merger but a collaboration of different minds…>read moreNo Comment July 15, 2011
This week in law firm layoffs: Fulbright & Jaworski: 54 staff (here & here) Bradley Arant: 35 staff Mallesons: 100 lawyers & staff Husch Blackwell: undisclosed lawyers Goodsill Anderson: 9 staff Total: 98 staff Previously: Week of July 19th: 18…>read moreNo Comment August 1, 2009
This week in law firm layoffs: Husch Blackwell: 10 lawyers WilmerHale: undisclosed K&L Gates: 5 staff Ferrell Law: undisclosed Eckert Seamans: 90 lawyers Total: 100 lawyers, 5 staff Previously: Week of July 5th: 191 lawyers, 112 staff, 60 undisclosed Week…>read moreNo Comment July 18, 2009