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Highest paid partners make 10x more than colleagues

Jun 5, 2013 There is a growing divide between the biggest rainmakers at large law firms and their colleagues, according to Steven Harper, the Northwestern professor and author of 'The Lawyer Bubble: A Profession in Crisis'. Harper…

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ABA refuses to accredit law schools outside US

Aug 13, 2012 The American Bar Association’s Council of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar has voted against accrediting law schools outside the United States. The vote, which came in at 15-0 with two abstentions, comes…

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Quality of life in law firms - rankings released

Aug 12, 2010 Vault has released the results of its Law Firm Quality of Life Rankings, based upon surveys of associates who were asked to report on “overall satisfaction, associate/partner relations, firm culture, hours,…

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