K&L Gates To Lay Off Dozens Of Staffers

Law360, San Diego (August 29, 2013, 8:37 PM EDT) -- K&L Gates LLP is reportedly planning to close its document services department in its Washington, D.C., and Seattle offices Friday in a move that will leave dozens of staffers without jobs.

The firm intends to cut between 24 and 30 document services employees in D.C. and Seattle and base the department in the firm’s headquarters office in Pittsburgh, according to legal blog Above the Law on Wednesday, citing anonymous sources. The decision comes after the department added more staff over the last year to handle a...
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