Sonnenschein Axes Another 30 Lawyers

Law360, New York (September 9, 2009, 12:45 PM EDT) -- Following a period of relative calm, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal LLP has reportedly let go of an estimated 30 lawyers, including 10 income partners.

On Tuesday, the National Law Journal reported that Sonnenschein had chopped more than two dozen attorneys, mostly in the real estate and corporate practices areas, in reaction to the economic slowdown.

The cuts took place across all the firm's offices, with the layoffs expected to take effect Nov. 1, the Law Journal said.

The dismissals mark the third round of layoffs at...
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