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US firms head to Africa

Aug 5, 2013 US law firms are increasingly looking to Africa for new opportunities as the continent ramps up its infrastructure and energy projects. The opportunities are many, say the leaders of the new Africa practice group at US…

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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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Summer Associate hiring in Washington remains steady

Sep 6, 2011 The summer associate recruitment process is well under way in Washington, where the largest law firms are hiring around the same number of summer associates as last year. The figures are still below pre-recession levels,…

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