Skadden IP Group Takes Upstart Approach Despite Elite Reputation
By Marius Meland
Law360, New York (May 10, 2005, 12:00 AM EDT) -- With its global reach and formidable resources, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP is every inch a modern day legal practice. And yet with a fondness for folksy adages, a focus on old fashioned teamwork and a healthy respect for the value of blowing off a little steam, Skadden sounds more like a scrappy upstart practice than the 1,700 attorney mega-firm it is.
The approach seems to be paying off -- the firm recently celebrated its 57th anniversary, named 14 new partners and was recognized...