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Cravath, Swaine & Moore cuts bonuses

Nov 22, 2008 Cravath, Swaine & Moore announced reduced end-of-year associate bonuses last week in a memo to its staff. The numbers are down sharply from last year. The bonuses start at a pro-rated $17,500 for first-year associates…

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Smith Moore LLP set for merger with Leatherwood

Jul 21, 2008 Smith Moore LLP, a 130-attorney firm with offices in Charlotte, Raleigh, Greensboro, Wilmington, N.C., and Atlanta, will join operations with Leatherwood, which has more than 50 attorneys, to form Smith Moore Leatherwood…

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A&O NY lands $39bn trophy Novartis-Alcon mandate

Apr 8, 2008 Allen & Overy (A&O) has bagged a lead advisory role opposite Cravath Swaine & Moore on the sale of eye-care company Alcon to Swiss pharmaceuticals company Novartis – a deal that could be worth as much as $39bn…

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Law Firms Racing To Boast Best Pay for Associates

Nov 2, 2007 The race is on to see which of the city's top law firms will boast the best-paid associate. As is common when it comes to law firm pay, the going is neck and neck. Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP set the pace on Monday by…

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