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Survey takes a closer look at PEP

Jul 9, 2014 The American Lawyer magazine has released the results of its survey of partner pay spreads among the biggest US firms. The survey is an attempt to get behind the PEP metric, the average profits paid to all partners, to…

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71 US law firms get perfect score on LGBT programs

Nov 20, 2012 The Human Rights Campaign scored leading legal and corporate institutions on their policies benefiting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees, awarding a perfect score to 71 law firms and a score of above 90…

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Law firms flock to launch in Washington DC

Feb 16, 2012 Law firms are establishing Washington DC offices at a cracking pace, drawn by the promise of booming regulatory and international work. In the past 10 months, at least seven firms opened DC offices:

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US law firm mergers boom in 2009

Feb 1, 2009 In the first quarter of 2009, law firm merger activity has gained pace in the US. About 20 mergers nationwide are expected to close. Southern law firms recently moved into the focus of attention. Last year's merger…

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