Jenkens & Gilchrist

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    Jenkens & Gilchrist: No Wonder They Went Out of Business

    In the wake of the Nixon Peabody theme song controversy, several of you emailed us about the recruiting video prepared by the ill-fated, now-defunct law firm of Jenkens & Gilchrist. One reader drew this interesting connection: A few years ago, the now defunct law firm of Jenkins & Gilchrest made a recruitment video that made […]

    29 Comments / / Sep 4, 2007 at 1:05 PM
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    Jenkens & Gilchrist, R.I.P.

    Maybe you’re grumpy because your firm hasn’t matched the latest associate pay raises. Maybe your clerkship bonus isn’t as big as the $50,000 now offered by Sullivan & Cromwell. But at least you still have a job. From Bloomberg: Jenkens & Gilchrist, a Dallas-based firm that once had 600 lawyers, is shutting down after reaching […]

    19 Comments / / Mar 29, 2007 at 3:57 PM