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A ranking of the fifty best law firms for women has been published by Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyers. The list ranks firms according to family friendly policies and other initiatives that help female lawyers
Jenner & Block has elected Terrence Truax as its new managing partner. Traux has been with the firm for 26 years, and co-chairs the Patent Litigation andChicago-based law firm
Carlton Fields took first place for diversity in the annual ranking conducted by Vault.com. The ranking has Carlton Fields in the number one overallFlorida law firm
The Human Rights Campaign scored leading legal and corporate institutions on their policies benefiting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees, awarding a perfect score to 71 law firms and a score of above 90
American Lawyer magazine has reported an increase in the number of law students who spent their summers working at major law firms between 2011 and 2012, finding that nearly all of those students were offered full-time
Law firm diversity can make a significant impact upon firm reputation with prospective recruits and clients, and many major law firms are working to ensure that they are able to report a diverse workforce at all levels.
Linklaters has been accused of assisting Lehman Brothers to manipulate its balance sheet to mask the perilous state of the bank’s financial affairs ahead of its collapse in 2008.
Keep America Safe, an organization launched by former Vice President Dick Cheney's daughter Liz Cheney, has presented a video questioning the loyalty of a group of Justice Department lawyers who previously acted for
Jenner & Block chairman 66-year-old Anton Valukas, court-appointed receiver in the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, has completed his probe. Valukas, a former federal prosecutor,