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Legal support staff get a rough deal at bonus time

Dec 22, 2011 Above the Law has been keeping a close eye on announcements regarding annual bonuses from large law firms. Their reporting has noted that the size of this year’s payouts is underwhelming to many who are receiving them.…

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Less women entering biglaw practice, survey says

Nov 10, 2011 Less women are entering big-firm practice, according to the annual report of the National Association of Women Lawyers, which pointed out that women account for 47% first- and second-year associates this year, down from…

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US Summer Associate Programs Ranked

Sep 16, 2011 Vault.com has stepped up with a new ranking to put law firm summer associate programs in some kind of order. Thank goodness. This summer Vault surveyed around 16,000 law firm associates from 166 law firms across the…

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