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New York firm interrogates legal fees

May 12, 2011 After spending 18 years litigating legal bills for insurance companies, David Paige has a finely tuned sensibility for finding questionable legal charges. And now he is putting those skills to use in his own firm,…

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The future of BigLaw

Dec 24, 2010 Law firm managers may be feeling a sense of relief as the legal services market shows signs of recovery. But the changes wrought upon the industry are significant and there are seismic shifts ahead, according to George…

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Worst season for 'big law' jobs in over 50 years

Aug 28, 2009 This fall, law school grads are competing for half as many openings at big firms as they were last year in what is shaping up to be the most wrenching job search season in over 50 years, The New York Times…

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Big Law partners move to smaller firms

Jul 21, 2009 A few longtime large firm partners in the US have decided to leave the "Big Law" world behind in favor of smaller firms. Real estate partners Charles Naselsky and Jon Hillsberg left 500-lawyer Blank Rome to join…

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