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Law firms cut costs in their workspaces

Jul 18, 2012 Law firms are cutting costs, trimming office expenses and reconfiguring office spaces for greater efficiency, according to this report from the Wall Street Journal. Lawyer offices have decreased in size by 20 to 25…

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Offshore law firm Appleby to open two new offices

Sep 22, 2008 Appleby last week announced an extension of its global network with the planned opening of offices in Dubai and in Zurich in Switzerland. The new offices, which will begin operation in early 2009, will increase…

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King & Spalding opens eight offices in 18 months

Sep 11, 2008 Between 2000 and 2006, King & Spalding more than doubled the number of lawyers in its New York and Houston offices, the American Lawyer reports. Beginning with Dubai in 2007, King & Spalding went on to add offices in…

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Linklaters may ditch Eastern European offices

Apr 28, 2008 It is a worrying time for lawyers in Linklaters' Eastern European offices as reports emerge that the firm is considering shutting them down. According to RollOnFriday that the firm has decided to tighten its belt, and…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf to close three US offices

Apr 21, 2008 Dewey & LeBoeuf will close three of its US offices in an attempt to focus resources in major worldwide capital markets. The firm will be closing its offices in Jacksonville, Austin and Hartford. All the lawyers based in…

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