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Malpractice Suit Proceeds Against Paul Hastings

Apr 16, 2008 A New York judge has allowed a legal malpractice suit alleging faulty due diligence work by Paul, Hastings, Janofksy & Walker to proceed. Investor Ronald Katz hired the law firm to represent him in connection with a…

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Paul Hastings resignations follow client collapse

Apr 13, 2008 The London office of US giant Paul Hastings was left licking its wounds this week after one of its clients collapsed amidst allegations of fraud - and two of its associates abruptly jumped ship. The firm's severely…

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Paul Hastings raises first-year pay to $160,000

Feb 7, 2008 Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker has upped the ante. The firm told its Atlanta associates that it will raise compensation considerably above current market rates. First-year associates will be paid $160,000, effective…

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Dechert launches in Hong Kong

Dec 4, 2007 Dechert has launched an office in Hong Kong, taking a former M&A partner from Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker. Basil Hwang only joined Paul Hastings last October from O’Melveny & Myers, where he was counsel. He is…

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