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    CC and A&O freeze associate bonuses in US

    November 30, 2017 Clifford Chance and Allen & Overy (A&O) have opted to freeze bonus levels for associates based in the US. Under the current bonus structure, associates made up in 2009 and 2010 will receive bonuses of $100,000…

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    More firms follow suit with London salary raises

    June 11, 2016 After Cravath Swaine & Moore last week raised salaries for its London lawyers, other firms are rushing to follow suit. Latham & Watkins is the latest, matching the rate of $180,000 for first year associates, or…

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    Milbank Tweed raises London salaries

    June 8, 2016 Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy has instituted raises for its lawyers in London, matching trends being set in New York. The rate raise was set off earlier this week when Cravath Swaine & Moore raised pay for it's…

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    General Counsel at Accenture made Chief Executive

    May 6, 2015 Global consulting firm Accenture promoted its general counsel Julia Spellman Sweet to be its chief executive in North America. Sweet joined Accenture in 2010 after the consultancy saw its in-house legal functions…

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    New York firms announce bonuses

    November 24, 2014 Simpson Thatcher & Bartlett instigated a slew of announcements about year-end bonuses for associates on Friday, with firms Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton quickly following…

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    Foley & Lardner relocates from San Diego to Del Mar

    May 18, 2014 US law firm Foley & Lardner has decided to relocate its entire San Diego office to Del Mar. Richard Kaufman, the managing partner of the San Diego office, said: “Following a careful analysis of the market and the…

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    Akin Gump scraps NY/non-NY distinction for bonuses

    February 10, 2014 Akin Gump has announced it’s annual bonuses, introducing a new scheme that gets rid of a previous distinction between New York and the rest. Last year the firm paid according to the standard set by Cravath Swaine &…

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