Fried Frank Joins Other BigLaw Firms With Heavy Staff Cuts

Law360, New York (November 7, 2013, 5:29 PM EST) -- The woes of BigLaw staff this year have deepened again, this time with layoffs at Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP's New York City and Washington, D.C., offices, according to a Thursday report.

Nearly 30 staff members in the two offices were told they were out of work this week, according to legal blog Above the Law.

The blog published the contents of firm memo from Fried Frank co-chairmen Valerie Ford Jacob and David J. Greenwald saying that the cuts were made “to align our...
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