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Hill Dickinson set to cut 39 jobs

Jul 29, 2014 Hill Dickinson has launched a redundancy consultation, placing 39 lawyers and support positions at risk. The jobs are being cut from the firm’s counter-fraud division, which investigates suspicious insurance…

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Barclays streamlines panel of legal advisors

Jul 8, 2014 Banking group Barclays has streamlined its panel of legal advisors, cutting 30% of the list of firms and organising the remainder into a two-tiered system of ‘preferred’ and ‘approved firms. The ‘preferred’…

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The expansion of the category of 'other' lawyers

Jun 15, 2014 The legal job market may be tough at the moment, but leading US law firms are seeing the growth in the ranks of at least one category of lawyers: ‘other’ attorneys. The designation as ‘other’ means that they are…

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Law firm leaders confident about the future

Apr 1, 2014 Citi Private Bank has issued its First Quarter report, which reveals that law firm managing partners have a confident outlook for the future, with a six point increase in managing partner confidence. Managing…

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Law schools underestimate living expenses

Oct 12, 2013 Above the Law points out in this article that Law schools seem to be very good at upwardly revising fees, but that they seem to be doing a poor job of estimating living expenses for law students. George Washington…

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What fees do top earning Indian lawyers charge?

May 23, 2013 India Today has published a list of Senior Counsels and famous litigating lawyers and their average fee per appearance and per day. The list includes 8 prominent Senior Counsels. Harish Salve, 54 years old, won the…

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