After being forced to hold their 2020 summer associate programs remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several U.S. law firms are opening the door to having summer associates in the office this year.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges has added a longtime Clifford Chance partner in London, Jenine Hulsmann, whose recent experience includes advising a major Spanish telecom company on a roughly $40 billion deal.
A former official with the leading U.S. pharmaceutical trade association has joined Crowell & Moring and the law firm's policy and regulatory affiliate, the firm announced Thursday.
A prominent boutique bankruptcy lawyer and veteran of winding down failed law firms has a new assignment: overseeing the dissolution of a New York real estate law firm whose founder vanished last month amid a string of client lawsuits.
Jenner & Block's Neil Barofsky, who was tapped by a federal judge https://www.reuters.com/world/us/former-us-prosecutor-named-united-auto-workers-monitor-2021-05-12 Wednesday to oversee the United Auto Workers union's consent decree with federal prosecutors, will have plenty of monitorship experience to draw on.
The data breach of a file-transfer service used by Jones Day is causing fresh headaches this week, both for the law firm and city officials in Chicago.
A New York state judge has blocked a legacy firm of Hunton Andrews Kurth from recovering more than $9.3 million from a former client that invented a system for internet music and film downloads.
Shad Sumrow, who practiced at Thompson & Knight for more than two decades and led its firmwide finance group, is taking his practice to fellow Texas firm Baker Botts.
McGuireWoods' lobbying and consulting arm announced on Thursday that it's adding Clayton Cox, the former national finance director of the Democratic National Committee and a veteran of three presidential campaigns, to its leadership.
The legal troubles of Mitchell Kossoff, a New York real estate attorney who reportedly vanished last month, are continuing to mount this week with more plaintiffs filing lawsuits against him and his now-shuttered law firm.