Saul Ewing Lays Off 7 Lawyers, 7 Staff

Law360, New York (March 24, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Saul Ewing LLP has laid off seven associates and seven staff employees, its second round of layoffs in the face of a deepening recession.

Saul Ewing spokeswoman Leslie Gross confirmed Tuesday that the firm had laid off the 14 employees for economic reasons. The firm's first round of layoffs, in early January, had targeted 12 staffers and no attorneys.

The laid-off attorneys worked across different practice groups and offices, Gross said.

Saul Ewing has approximately 260 lawyers in nine offices located in Pennsylvania, Maryland, New Jersey,...
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