Am Law

  • Biglaw, Incisive Media, Munger Tolles & Olson, Rankings

    The 2011 Am Law A-List

    It’s that time of the year again: American Lawyer magazine has just released its A-List for 2011. The Am Law rankings attempt to evaluate which law firms have got the right stuff to become elite: The A-List was created in 2003 in an effort to assess (and rank) the nation’s largest and most prominent law […]

    18 Comments / / Jun 30, 2011 at 1:23 PM
  • Biglaw, Partner Issues, Partner Profits, Rankings

    The Biggest of Biglaw: Greet the Global 100

    The American Lawyer Global 100 is out. It’s the list that ranks law firms around the world by gross revenue. And this year, there’s a new name at the top. Baker & McKenzie leapfrogged a number of firms to become the top-grossing law firm in the world (based on 2009 revenue numbers). Baker narrowly edged […]

    12 Comments / / Oct 1, 2010 at 2:38 PM
  • Biglaw, Dorsey & Whitney, Rankings

    The Am Law Mid-Level Survey Is Out: And (Surprise) Mid-Levels Are Still Unhappy

    If you are a current midlevel associate at a top firm, that means you survived the worst of the Biglaw layoffs. In fact, it probably means you survived while friends and colleagues were having their careers ruined. That should make you happy, right? Not according to the American Lawyer’s annual midlevel associate survey. The results, […]

    62 Comments / / Sep 1, 2010 at 6:44 PM