Bevy Of Associates Bounced From Bell Boyd

Law360, New York (October 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Chicago-based law firm Bell Boyd & Lloyd LLP has laid off 10 associates, citing “unprecedented market conditions.” All of the cuts were in the firm's Chicago office, a managing partner confirmed Thursday.

The move came amid a rough October for top law firms.

"This is a belt-tightening measure that will put us in a better position to ride out the economic storm and remain competitive in what we expect will be a challenging business environment for law firms and our clients," managing partner Nancy Bertoglio said...
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