Welcome

Latest Stories

Wake Up Call: U.S. Firms’ London Junior Lawyers Cite Long Days

In today’s column, Jenner & Block was hired by producers to investigate Alec Baldwin’s fatal shooting of a cinematographer on a movie set in New Mexico; bringing young lawyers into leadership earlier might help law firms deal with management burnout and talent drain, some observers said; a Miami-based bank started a group focused on lending to law firms.

ANALYSIS: Strategies for Success in the Hertz Chapter 11 Case

In a recent Bloomberg Law webinar concerning Hertz’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy, there were three strategies the panelists discussed that stood out as big contributors to the case’s success: maintaining a vision for the case resolution, building a cooperative atmosphere, and taking advantage of opportunities for competition.

View More

In Case You Missed It

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.

Up Next

Making Millions Off Others’ Lawsuits: How Litigation Finance Works

The Big Four Are a Looming Threat to Big Law

How Marijuana Is Both Legal and Illegal in the U.S.

Podcasts

Big Law's Addiction to 'Prestige' Numbed by Pandemic (Podcast)

Supreme Court's Texas Abortion Ruling Spurs Lawsuits

The Morgan Stanley Memo: What A Law Firm Client Wants