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Pro-Bono work in decline at US law firms

Jul 4, 2011 The American Lawyer magazine has released statistics showing that pro-bono output declined at the top 100 US firms in the past year, during which those same firms enjoyed solid profitability growth overall. The magazine…

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US firms push profits by reducing headcounts

May 2, 2011 Profits per partner rose by 8.4 percent last year, after a flat 2009 and a 4.3 per cent drop in 2008. But while this growth in profits can be partially explained by economic recovery, much of it was attributable to…

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