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New pro bono reporting requirements for NY lawyers

May 9, 2013 New reporting requirements have been introduced for New York lawyers, requiring them to disclose on their biennial registration forms the amount of hours and financial contributions they gave to pro bono programs in the…

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DLA promotes 34 to partnership

May 8, 2013 DLA Piper has promoted 34 lawyers to the firm’s partnership globally, down 40 per cent from the 58 promotions made last year. Broken down by practice area, the litigation and…

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Clifford Chance promotes 20 to partnership

May 1, 2013 Clifford Chance has promoted 20 lawyers to its global partnership, down from 27 last year. The promotions bring the total partnership headcount to 589. “Many of this year’s new partners have demonstrated a strong…

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Law Schools offer jobs to graduates

Mar 7, 2013 The New York Times has reported on an initiative by the law school at Arizona State University to offer graduates clinical legal experience. Law dean Douglas J. Sylvester led the effort to found a non-profit law firm…

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