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Pay gap widens at large firms

Feb 9, 2011 Interesting article here about the increasing compensation gap at some large law firms – where star attorneys can be earning up to 10 times the amount paid to other partners. In the past, equity partners were paid…

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Lawyer appraisals - DOs and DON'Ts

Feb 2, 2011 Here is an interesting article on law firm appraisals. It takes a look at the utility of providing feedback and professional development opportunities, and discusses the different models for the appraisal process. The…

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Are US law schools cooking the books?

Jan 13, 2011 The New York Times has published an article that describes the financial hell faced by US students who have taken on huge student loans to pay for legal education, only to find that there is no reasonable way to pay the…

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