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Biglaw, Bonuses, Money

Associate Bonus Watch: Latham & Watkins Weighs In

In general, Lathamites seem quite pleased by their bonuses, which take Davis Polk as a baseline and go up from there.

3 Comments / / Jan 27, 2015 at 5:45 PM
  • Layoffs, Musical Chairs

    Partners In, Associates Out At Cooley Godward

    First the good news. Cooley Godward has hired three IP litigators away from White & Case. Cooley’s press release explains that the three new partners will bolster Cooley’s Palo Alto office: Cooley Godward Kronish LLP announced today that Heidi Keefe, Mark Weinstein and Mark Lambert, previously partners with White & Case LLP, have joined the […]

    106 Comments / / Sep 2, 2009 at 12:03 PM
  • Morning Docket

    Morning Docket: 09.02.09

    It seems that many of our friends in the upper Midwest are preparing for a long hard winter back on the 3L recruiting circuit. Above the Law has confirmed that Dorsey & Whitney made offers to only 56% of its 2009 summer associates. A Dorsey & Whitney spokesperson broke the news to Above the Law: […]

    27 Comments / / Sep 2, 2009 at 8:57 AM
  • Dewey & LeBoeuf, King & Spalding, Vault 100 Open Threads: 2010

    Fall Recruiting Open Thread: Vault 41 – 50 (2010)

    As we finish off the Vault top 50, we look at some firms went through some tough layoffs. Here’s the list: 41. Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe 42. Baker & McKenzie 43. Goodwin Procter 44. DLA Piper 45. King & Spalding 46. Jenner & Block 47. Dewey & LeBoeuf 48. Proskauer Rose 49. Vinson & Elkins […]

    128 Comments / / Sep 1, 2009 at 6:06 PM
  • Non-Sequiturs

    Non-Sequiturs: 08.31.09

    * Corri Fetman is back. But it appears she’s keeping her clothes on this time. [Love Lawyer via My Law Life] * Would you light my candle? [Overlawyered] * The Great Massachusetts law firm sponsored clerkship solution is in fact as unethical as it sounds. [WSJ Law Blog] * Yeah, it wasn’t going to be […]

    23 Comments / / Sep 1, 2009 at 5:01 PM
  • Going Concern, Rank Stupidity, Tax Law

    Taxing Stupid People

    If the power to tax is the power to destroy, then shouldn’t we at least try taxing stupidity? They’re thinking about doing it in France. From Going Concern: Our frog eating friends have decided that they will start taxing people for their stupidity: “The French Foreign Ministry is proposing a very narrow law requiring citizens […]

    / Sep 1, 2009 at 4:35 PM
  • No Offers, Summer Associates

    Morgan Lewis No Offer Follow Up

    Morgan Lewis & Bockius has finally come clean about its offer rates to its 2009 summer class. The numbers are not pretty. The Legal Intelligencer reports: Now that the firm has finished informing summer associates of their status and has made a firmwide announcement Tuesday morning regarding the decisions, Morgan Lewis has provided more concrete […]

    123 Comments / / Sep 1, 2009 at 4:10 PM

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