Schulte Roth Lays Off 36 Attorneys

Law360, New York (January 12, 2010, 7:02 PM EST) -- Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP has reportedly laid off 34 associates, one staff attorney and one special counsel.

The layoffs become effective Friday, but those on the chopping block were notified of the decision in November, according to a news report from the legal blog Above the Law.

A law firm spokesperson had no comment on the report Tuesday.

At least 10 of the associates were part of the firm's summer class of 2008, according to ATL.

Among the 34 laid-off associates were seven who practiced...
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