Arnold & Porter Joins BigLaw Staff-Cutting Push

Law360, New York (February 21, 2014, 6:57 PM ET) -- Facing changes in technology and how attorneys do business, Arnold & Porter LLP on Friday said it has offered its entire secretarial staff voluntary resignation packages, becoming the latest law firm to reduce staff amid challenges in the legal industry.

“All law firms are constantly analyzing and evaluating changes in the way we provide support services to both our internal and external clients,” Arnold & Porter managing partner Richard M. Alexander told Law360 on Friday, referring to the firm’s professional staff and clients.

“Technology changes the...
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