Some McDermott Will 1st-Years Deferred Again

Law360, New York (December 8, 2009, 6:26 PM EST) -- McDermott Will & Emery LLP is reportedly the most recent firm to ask incoming associates, who have already had their start dates pushed back to January 2010, to sit tight even longer.

About a month before its incoming class of 2009 associates was slated to begin work, McDermott Will confirmed Tuesday that it is deferring the start date for “a number of our incoming associates.”

A firm representative said the decision to postpone the first-years' start dates was “based on need for associate services in select...
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