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Chicken Cartel Attorneys Seek $60 Million Fee Out of Settlements

Two law firms asked a federal judge in Chicago to award them nearly $60 million for their work negotiating consumer antitrust settlements worth $181 million in total with Tyson Foods Inc., Pilgrim’s Pride Corp., and other poultry processors facing chicken price-fixing claims.

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Dentons Mum on Sudden CEO Ouster While Defending His ‘Success’

In 10 years as managing partner and then U.S. CEO of Dentons, Mike McNamara helped stitch together the self-described “world’s largest law firm” by clinching a merger after it was initially rejected and championing an expansion audaciously named “Project Golden Spike.”

Big Law's Big Paychecks: Partner Compensation, Explained

Law firm partners in Big Law earn a lot of money, but just how much they make can vary widely. Whether it's equity or non-equity or merit versus lockstep, this video explains what goes into determining the size of those paychecks at elite law firms.

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