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Ropes & Gray tops diversity ranking

Jul 21, 2014 Vault has released its annual ranking of the 25 best law firms for diversity. The survey collects data from over 17,000 law firm associates, and considers five categories: diversity for women, diversity for…

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'Best Value' US law schools ranked

Jun 18, 2014 The National Jurist has published its eighth annual ranking of the US law schools offering the “Best Value” to law students. The ranking takes into account a law school’s tuition costs (weighted 25 percent),…

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DLA Piper leads AmLaw Global 100 ranking

Oct 8, 2013 The American Lawyer magazine announced its Global 100, ranking the world’s 100 highest earning firms and recording revenue, profits per partner and attorney headcount. Of the top 100 firms, 77 are American, 13 are…

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Brigham Young University tops best value list

Sep 18, 2013 A ranking of the best-value private law schools puts Brigham Young University at the top of the list. National Jurist’s best-value rankings are based on tuition, debt, cost of living, percentage of employed grads and…

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Women paid significantly less than men in-house

Sep 17, 2013 A report from Above the Law supplements the recently released ranking of America’s best-paid general counsel with data on the compensation paid to rank-and-file in-house lawyers. The data comes from a survey…

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Law firm health can't be measured by PPP

May 22, 2013 Average profits per equity partner is a metric that gets a lot of attention in the legal services industry, and is key to the results of the annual American Lawyer rankings — the Am Law 100. But measuring the…

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