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Biglaw, Money, Partner Issues, Partner Profits, Rankings

The 2015 Am Law 100: Revenues Rising, Profits Popping, And A New #1 Firm

Who’s the new top firm by gross revenue, and what obscene new high did Wachtell Lipton profits hit last year?

15 Comments / / Apr 27, 2015 at 3:53 PM
  • Contests, Fabulosity, Reader Polls, Sonia Sotomayor

    ATL’s Lawyer of the Year: The Winner

    Voting has concluded in our LAWYER OF THE YEAR contest. From over 160 comments, we developed a slate of ten nominees. Over 1,600 votes later, we have a winner. With so many worthy competitors, the voting was close. These were your top three vote-getters, each with over 15 percent of the vote: The Anonymous Laid-Off […]

    31 Comments / / Jan 11, 2010 at 3:02 PM
  • Associate Salaries, Willkie Farr

    Good News for Willkie Associates

    On Friday evening, we created an open thread for discussion of which firms are providing their associates with the customary salary raises, now that a new year is here. We cited Willkie Farr as one notable example of a firm that had not yet told its associates whether they’d be getting the usual salary bumps. […]

    21 Comments / / Jan 11, 2010 at 2:03 PM
  • Sports

    Recession is Hurting Lawyer Sports

    Yes, I have my Al Bundy-esque stories of high school sports glory. You’re not going to believe this, but I used to be a tailback. 4-year letterman, 3-year starter, with a sub-5.0 forty time good enough for D-III, probably could have made a D-II team if I really wanted it. Yes, I used to … […]

    61 Comments / / Jan 11, 2010 at 1:05 PM
  • Gay, Gay Marriage, SCOTUS, Supreme Court, Technology, Trials, Videos

    Prop 8 Blackout

    Because when you want to argue against average Americans having access to a basic civil right, you want to make sure nobody sees you doing it. From the Associated Press: The Supreme Court is blocking a broadcast of the trial on California’s same-sex marriage ban, at least for the first few days. The federal trial […]

    217 Comments / / Jan 11, 2010 at 11:38 AM