Legal Industry

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Closed For Thanksgiving

    The offices of Law360 will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. Newsletter service will resume Monday, Dec. 1.

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Reveals 10 Largest Bankruptcy Practice Groups

    International megafirms dominated the first annual Bankruptcy Law360 100, our ranking of firms with the most financial restructuring partners, as rising demand for cross-border insolvency work in Europe and the Far East continues rewarding those with global footprints.

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Reveals 10 Largest M&A Practice Groups

    Lucrative deal-making practice groups have long been the cornerstone of full-service law firms, but the ones pouncing on increasingly global market prospects have risen to the top of the M&A Law360 100, our ranking of the top 100 law firms with the most M&A partners worldwide.

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Reveals 10 Largest Product Liability Practice Groups

    The top 10 law firms in the Product Liability Law360 100, our ranking of the 100 firms with the most product liability partners globally, include large white-shoe outfits as well as their smaller products-focused counterparts, but they have one thing in common: Their attorneys are ready to try cases almost anywhere in the U.S.

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Reveals 10 Largest Competition Practice Groups

    The number of significant mergers and antitrust enforcement actions taking place globally continues to rise, pushing full-service firms with partners strategically placed around the world to spots in the top 10 of the Competition Law360 100, our ranking of the 100 firms with the largest competition practices.

  • November 25, 2014

    Cravath, Proskauer Fall In Line With Simpson Bonuses

    Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP found itself in the unusual position of matching another elite firm's associate bonuses on Monday and bumped up year-end payouts to equal those at rival Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, as Proskauer Rose LLP, Weil Gotshal LLP and two other firms followed suit.

  • November 25, 2014

    Law360 Reveals 10 Largest Environmental Practice Groups

    Full-service firms with global reach dominate the top 10 spots of the Environmental Law360 100, our ranking of the 100 firms with the most environmental partners globally, with two well-known boutiques snagging a place alongside the legal giants.

  • November 25, 2014

    Firms Take On More Associates As Revenue Grows

    Law firms are hiring more associates as they take on more work largely because of managing partners’ increasing optimism in revenue and demand growth in the industry, according to a survey released Tuesday by Citi Private Bank Law Firm Group.

  • November 25, 2014

    Covington's High Court Team Captain: Robert A. Long

    Covington & Burling LLP’s Robert A. Long talks to Law360 about the underappreciated power of understated advocacy, the deeper meaning of his collection of high court souvenirs, and how a cold call from the Supreme Court put him front and center in one of the most contentious legal battles of the decade.

  • November 25, 2014

    4 Ways To Nail Your Lateral Interview

    You've been selected to interview with a new firm and the big day is on the horizon, but no matter how many years of experience you have, interviewing can still be stressful. However, with proper preparation, it is possible to rise above the pressure and prove you have what it takes to push your potential new firm to another level.

  • November 25, 2014

    Minority Powerbrokers Q&A: Ballard Spahr's Tobey Daluz

    The most important barrier to overcome is inclusion among the top earners within a law firm, which is where much of the power within a law firm resides, says Tobey Daluz, a partner with Ballard Spahr LLP and founding chairwoman of the Delaware network of the International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation.

  • November 25, 2014

    Minority Powerbrokers Q&A: Ogletree's David Powell

    Wallflowers get left behind. Make a concerted effort to raise your profile within and outside of the firm, says David Powell, a shareholder with Ogletree Deakins Nash Smoak & Stewart PC and member of the firm’s board of directors.

  • November 24, 2014

    100 Firms With The Most Securities & White Collar Partners

    The Securities and White Collar Law360 100 showcases the 100 U.S.-based firms with the most securities and white collar partners globally. Where does your firm rank?

  • November 24, 2014

    Tough Decisions Remain After Morgan Lewis, Bingham Deal

    In the immediate aftermath of Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP's sealing a deal to take on the bulk of Bingham McCutchen LLP's attorneys and staff, the firm leaders guiding the integration acknowledged to Law360 on Monday that several difficult decisions remain.

  • November 24, 2014

    The 100 Law Firms With The Most Real Estate Partners

    The Real Estate Law360 100 showcases the 100 U.S.-based firms with the most real estate partners globally. Where does your firm rank?

  • November 24, 2014

    The 100 Law Firms With The Most Insurance Partners

    The Insurance Law360 100 showcases the 100 U.S.-based firms with the most insurance partners globally. Where does your firm rank?

  • November 24, 2014

    The 100 Law Firms With The Most Employment Partners

    The Employment Law360 100 showcases the 100 U.S.-based firms with the most employment partners globally. Where does your firm rank?

  • November 24, 2014

    The 100 Law Firms With The Most IP Partners

    The IP Law360 100 showcases the 100 U.S.-based firms with the most intellectual property partners globally. Where does your firm rank?

  • November 24, 2014

    American Apparel Names Loeb & Loeb Partner New GC

    American Apparel Inc. has hired Loeb & Loeb LLP partner Chelsea Grayson as its general counsel as the company continues to repair its image after ousting its controversial founder Dov Charney earlier this year.

  • November 24, 2014

    Pepper Hamilton CEO Scott Green To Leave Firm After 2014

    Pepper Hamilton LLP CEO Scott Green, the first nonlawyer ever tapped to lead the firm, will be stepping down from his post after nearly three years when his contract expires at the end of December.