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Black Friday For Lawyers: Our Annual Attorney Holiday Gift Guide

Avoid the crowds and complete your Black Friday shopping from the comfort of your home or office — with a little help from your friends at Above the Law.

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  • Law Shucks, Layoffs

    This Week In Layoffs: 10.10.09

    Ed. note: Above the Law has teamed up with Law Shucks, which has done excellent work translating all of the layoff news into user-friendly charts and graphs: the Layoff Tracker. Many people fear that this will be a "jobless recovery" and those people keep getting more justification for their concerns. Unfilled positions fell to the […]

    31 Comments / / Oct 10, 2009 at 5:30 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 10.09.09

    * One (wacko) lawyer thinks Congress must pass a special act to allow Obama to accept the Nobel Peace Prize. Anyone ever hear of Teddy Roosevelt or Woodrow Wilson? [True/Slant] * Career alternatives: driving Catharine MacKinnon’s pick-up truck from Cambridge to Ann Arbor. [Harvard Law School] * Do you have a copy of the Constitution […]

    48 Comments / / Oct 9, 2009 at 5:20 PM
  • Harvard, New York Times, Old People, Weddings

    Legal Eagle Wedding Watch 10.4: Meet Packer

    Commenters often complain that we feature too many Biglaw associates in this space — uninspiring young people who’ve drifted through college and law school and are now drones at soulless firms. We’re delighted that this week, Biglaw associates make up only one-third of our couples. Rounding out the field are a soulless-drone partner and a […]

    / Oct 9, 2009 at 3:46 PM
  • Layoffs

    Nationwide (Stealth) Layoff Watch: Nixon Peabody

    Back in February, Nixon Peabody laid off 56 employees. The firm was public about its decision to lay off people at the time. But sources report that over the past few months Nixon has been conducting additional layoffs — only this time the firm is being very stealthy about the departures. Multiple sources state that […]

    72 Comments / / Oct 9, 2009 at 2:41 PM