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Boutiques Join In On Bonus Season

Boutiques Join In On Bonus Season

Summary: A new trend of beating the bonus rates set by Cravath has started with another boutique announcing their higher rates. Generally boutique law firms do not try to keep up with Big Law salary or bonus rates. However there are exceptions to this. Several boutiques announced matching salary rates when Cravath started the trend […]

Boutiques Join In On Bonus Season

Boutiques Join In On Bonus Season

Summary: A new trend of beating the bonus rates set by Cravath has started with another boutique announcing their higher rates. Generally boutique law firms do not try to keep up with Big Law salary or bonus rates. However there are exceptions to this. Several boutiques announced matching salary rates when Cravath started the trend […]

22 Lawyers in Florida Receive Their Punishments by Supreme Court

22 Lawyers in Florida Receive Their Punishments by Supreme Court

Summary: The Florida Supreme Court handed out their punishments to 22 lawyers, mostly for ignoring clients and/or the Florida Bar grievance process. Twenty-two of Florida’s lawyers, eight of which come from Miami-Dade or Broward counties, received their punishments for violating state guidelines. Cooper City – Marcy Abitz of the University of Miami Law in 2002 […]

The Most Arrogant Law Firms

The Most Arrogant Law Firms

Summary: Attorneys need a sense of confidence to be good at their job, which for some outside perspectives comes off as arrogance.  According to corporate counsel, there is one law firm in BigLaw that is more arrogant than the rest. This same law firm has been called out before for lacking modesty. BTI Consulting Group […]

10 Reasons Why Attorneys Will Take Any Chance to Work at Large Law Firms

10 Reasons Why Attorneys Will Take Any Chance to Work at Large Law Firms

Summary: Most attorneys will take any chance they can to work at a law firm. Here are the top 10 reasons why they will. The majority of lawyers out there would jump at the opportunity of working for a major law firm. However some attorneys will not for some reason or another. For those attorneys […]

10 Reasons Why Attorneys Will Take Any Chance to Work at Large Law Firms

10 Reasons Why Attorneys Will Take Any Chance to Work at Large Law Firms

Summary: Most attorneys will take any chance they can to work at a law firm. Here are the top 10 reasons why they will. The majority of lawyers out there would jump at the opportunity of working for a major law firm. However some attorneys will not for some reason or another. For those attorneys […]

Stay Far, Far Away from LL.M. Degrees

Stay Far, Far Away from LL.M. Degrees

Summary: Unless you fit a very small group of lawyers, LL.M. degrees are the biggest waste for attorneys to obtain if they wish to be taken seriously by law firms. In a recent article by Harrison Barnes, we can learn when LL.M. degrees are worth it and when they are not. You can get a […]

Florida Reprimands 16 Attorneys

Florida Reprimands 16 Attorneys

Summary: The Florida Supreme Court was forced to discipline 16 attorneys, ranging in punishment from disbarment to probation. Sixteen attorneys received punishments from the Florida State Supreme Court. One attorney was publicly reprimanded, one had their license revoked, six were disbarred, and eight suspended. William Robert Cohen is from Fort Lauderdale. He was admitted to […]

Law Firms Will Reject Attorneys Immediately for These 9 Reasons

Law Firms Will Reject Attorneys Immediately for These 9 Reasons

  Summary: There are nine distinct reasons for why a law firm will cross an attorney off before even giving them the opportunity to interview. Read Why Law Firms Reject You to learn more. Getting a job with a law firm is no easy feat. Rejection is normal in any job search process especially in […]

Older Attorneys Face Tougher Time Getting Hired

Older Attorneys Face Tougher Time Getting Hired

Summary: Younger attorney are more attractive and hirable than older attorneys for law firms for these 10 reasons. Read Top 10 Reasons Why Older Attorneys Have a More Difficult Time Getting Law Firm Jobs to learn more. The older you get, the harder it is to find work in any industry. Attorneys are no exception […]

Vinson and Elkins Solidifies Richmond Location

Vinson and Elkins Solidifies Richmond Location

Summary: Richmond, Virginia will be the home now to a new Vinson & Elkins team with the law firm securing a permanent office. Vinson & Elkins snatched up a team of lawyers several months ago and now has found a better home for those attorneys to work in. The international law firm has settled on […]

State of the Fall 2016 Law Firm Hiring Market

State of the Fall 2016 Law Firm Hiring Market

Summary: Find out what each market is experiencing in terms of hot practice areas and slow practice areas across the country. This just in! BCG Attorney Search has released the latest state of the market report. Read the full report at State of the Law Firm Hiring Market for Fall 2016 for more information. San Francisco […]

Fall 2016 Law Firm Market State

Fall 2016 Law Firm Market State

Summary: Find out what each market is experiencing in terms of hot practice areas and slow practice areas across the country. This just in! BCG Attorney Search has released the latest state of the market report. Read the full list at State of the Law Firm Hiring Market for Fall 2016 for more information. San […]

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