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Law School Dean Allegedly Begged Graduates Not To Take The Bar Exam — On The Day Before The Test

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  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 8.22.06

    * The Crackberry class action: it’s only a matter of time. [DealBreaker] * Interested in Manatt, Phelps & Phillips because of its sexy entertainment practice? Watch out — you might get stuck doing health care law. [National Law Journal] * A restaurant coalition has filed a lawsuit arguing that the Chicago City Council’s ban on […]

    0 Comments / / Aug 22, 2006 at 3:18 PM
  • Musical Chairs

    Musical Chairs: 8.22.06

    Lateral moves: * Corporate lawyer T. Robert Zochowski Jr., to Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, from Shearman & Sterling (where he had headed the structured finance group). * Jonathan Marshall, to Fish & Richardson (as senior counsel), from Weil Gotshal & Manges. * Guillermo Aguilar-Alvarez, to Weil, Gotshal & Manges (litigation/regulatory department), from SAI […]

    0 Comments / / Aug 22, 2006 at 2:06 PM
  • Kronish Lieb, Law Firm Mergers, Weddings

    And What About Mr. Lieb?

    Merger mania continues inside the world of Biglaw. Here’s the latest pair of firms to tie the knot: Cooley Godward LLP, a 445-lawyer law firm known for its representation of West Coast technology companies, plans to merge with Kronish Lieb Weiner & Hellman LLP, a 110-lawyer New York firm specializing in commercial litigation, bankruptcy and […]

    0 Comments / / Aug 22, 2006 at 1:21 PM
  • Breasts, Drugs, Hotties, Marijuana

    Allison Margolin: “Lawyer Hot”

    Today’s Los Angeles Times has a profile of L.A. lawyer Allison Margolin. The article describes Margolin as “star-struck, young and unorthodox,” but also “Ivy League, savvy and successful.” The title of the piece — “A Law Unto Herself” — may promise more than the article delivers. But there are still some interesting tidbits: Matt Farrell, […]

    2 Comments / / Aug 22, 2006 at 12:19 PM