Jenner & Block Lets Go Of 10 Partners

Law360, New York (October 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Jenner & Block LLP has reportedly let go of 10 partners, following closely behind a number of big-name firms that have downsized in response to economic troubles.

The law firm recently informed 10 equity and non-equity partners, most of whom were based in Jenner's Chicago headquarters, that they were being fired, the National Law Journal reported, citing an anonymous source. The layoffs cut about 6 percent of the firm's 155 equity partners and 2 percent of its entire 490-attorney staff, it said.

Susan Levy, Jenner's managing...
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