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US legal services market becomes more segmented

May 7, 2012 The most expensive US lawyers are becoming even more costly, while the cheapest are barely keeping up with inflation, according to this story published in the Wall Street Journal. A new report from legal software…

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Top UK firms take shears to equity partnerships

Nov 4, 2011 Top UK firms are taking the shears to their equity partnerships, according to a new survey by professional services firm Smith & Williamson. Of the 20 firms in the UK top 30 to complete the survey, nine were already in…

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Lawyer Pay: the $75k happiness plateau

Sep 14, 2010 Lawyers pursuing high pay should take note of a recent study showing that after household income reaches $75,000, more money does not mean greater happiness. Of course, people who choose a career based solely upon…

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