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Top US law firms avoid deferrals

Jun 18, 2009 Most of the top US law firms are currently not deferring associates despite the financial crisis. According to the AmLaw Daily, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen and Katz; Sullivan & Cromwell; Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton &…

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International firms win roles on GM restructuring

May 30, 2009 The collapse of automotive giant General Motors has handed roles to at least 15 law firms so far in one of the largest restructurings to date. Clifford Chance (CC) has taken a high-profile role advising GM Europe on…

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Sullivan & Cromwell and Cadwalader cut back bonuses

Dec 22, 2008 Associates at Sullivan & Cromwell and Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft will receive leaner year-end bonuses this year. Sullivan & Cromwell announced that year-end bonuses for 2008 range from $17,500 for first-years to…

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Sullivan & Cromwell cuts associate bonuses

Dec 19, 2008 Sullivan & Cromwell told its associates yesterday to expect lower bonuses, but indicated that their salaries will rise in 2009. First-years at Sullivan earn a base salary of $160,000; senior associates' base pay…

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Law firms big winners in bailout

Oct 29, 2008 Law firms that used to handle dozens of M&A transactions may be doing poorly, but the bailout is a bonanza for others, such as Sullivan & Cromwell. H. Rodgin Cohen, chairman of New York's Sullivan & Cromwell, is…

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