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Squire Patton Boggs: First African American Woman Appointed to Global Board

Squire Patton Boggs, a leading global law firm, announced the addition of two new members to its 12-person global board.…

Cleta Mitchell, Conservative Attorney and Trump’s Adviser on Georgia Call Resigns

Cleta Mitchell, a conservative attorney who was Trump’s adviser on the controversial Georgia call resigned from her partnership at Foley…

Law Firms Announce Shareholder Class Actions

The Schall Law Firm, a national law firm specializing in securities class action lawsuits and shareholder rights litigation announced the…

Attorney’s Duty to Explain Retainer Agreement Arbitration Clause to Client: Here’s What the New Jersey Supreme Court Held

In a unanimous decision, the New Jersey Supreme Court upheld the Appellate Division's view that for a retainer arbitration clause…

The Associate COVID-19 Bonus War is Heating Up as More Law Firms Announce Special Bonuses

When Cooley first announced its associates will be awarded “special appreciation bonuses” ranging from $2,500 to $7,500 in recognition of…

Law Schools Across the Country Are Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Supreme Court Justice and champion of women's rights, Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away on September 18th due to complications of…

Global Law Firm Allows Lawyers to Work Remotely 40% of Time

Herbert Smith Freehills has become one of the latest global law firms to announce changes to its remote working policy…

Holland & Hart is Latest Big Law Firm to Walk Back COVID-19 Salary Cuts

Holland & Hart, LLP is the latest big law firm to walk back on the salary cuts it had put…

Arizona Allows Nonlawyers Ownership of Law Firms

Arizona has become the first state to officially allow nonlawyers to co-own or invest in law firms, a concept that…

Big Law Firms Reverse COVID-19 Pay Cuts

Easing of COVID-19 cut reductions has recently become a trend among law firms that took on austerity measures back in…

Class of 2019 Had the Best Employment Rate Since the Great Recession

While the graduating class of 2019 was lucky enough to enjoy the most robust entry-level employment market in a decade,…

Florida Bar Exam Software Is Riddled With Tech Issues, Examinees Say

Summary: The Florida Bar exam software crashes, freezes, and can lead to hacks. Florida's Online Bar Exam is a disaster…