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Morrison & Foerster elevates 14 to partnership

Jan 6, 2011 Morrison & Foerster has promoted 14 associates to the partnership in its annual promotions round. The details of the promotions are as follows: Hong Kong Charles Chau - Business Tokyo Mitsutoshi Uchida –…

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The future of BigLaw

Dec 24, 2010 Law firm managers may be feeling a sense of relief as the legal services market shows signs of recovery. But the changes wrought upon the industry are significant and there are seismic shifts ahead, according to George…

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What can we learn from this year's promotions?

Dec 17, 2010 This article takes a closer look at some of the decisions being made in this year’s partnership promotions round, asking what those decisions indicate about the current state of the firm, its prospects for the future…

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Survey predicts more cuts to equity partnerships

Dec 1, 2010 The days of cuts to the partner ranks are not over, according to a new survey onducted by the Amercan Lawyer. The survey reports almost 70 per cent of the 124 respondents said their firms plan to ask partners to leave in…

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