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Sidley taps SJ Berwin for hedge funds expert

Apr 5, 2008 Hedge funds and financial markets partner Bruce Gardner has left SJ Berwin after eight years to join the London office of US firm Sidley Austin. He joins Sidley as a partner in the investment funds, advisors and…

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D.C. Associate Bonuses 'Fairly Healthy' This Year

Feb 3, 2008 It's associate bonus season for many Washington, D.C., law firms, and the numbers are trickling in. At a few firms, D.C. associates may be getting an extra check that will top $100,000. Hogan & Hartson Associates can…

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DLA Piper kicks off laterals season in the US

Jan 27, 2008 The first few weeks of 2008 already have marked an abundance of lateral hires among partners making a switch for better opportunities at some of the nation's biggest law firms. In one of the more prominent switches to…

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Big Law Firm Settles Age-Discrimination Suit

Oct 8, 2007 Sidley Austin, one of the nation’s largest law firms, has agreed to pay $27.5 million to 32 former partners to settle a closely watched age-discrimination lawsuit brought by the federal Equal Employment Opportunity…

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