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April 29, 2010 12:57 PM

The Plight of the Female Partner, by the Numbers

A survey of about 700 female law firm partners yields some surprising--and discouraging--results.

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04/29/10 Posted by Zach Lowe

Wilmer Lands in Dayton

Seeking lower overhead, the Boston-based national firm is consolidating its back-office operations in a town its lawyers on the coasts might consider flyover country.


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04/29/10 Posted by Brian Baxter

Simpson, S&C Take Lead on $6.7 Billion Energy Deal

The all-cash acquisition by PPL of part of German power giant E.ON's U.S. operations shows that the energy sector remains hot.

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04/29/10 Posted by Zach Lowe

Lessons of The Am Law 100

By aggressively cutting costs, The Am Law 100 eked out a small increase in profits. But the tough choices are just beginning. By Aric Press and Greg Mulligan

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04/29/10 Posted by Ed Shanahan

Top Beijing Lawyer for Lovells Leaving for Chinese Firm

The managing partner of Lovells’s Beijing office is leaving to join Chinese firm Allbright Law Offices. Because Chinese practice restrictions on foreign lawyers prevent Robert Lewis from being a partner, he will be a senior international legal consultant in the Beijing office of Shanghai-based Allbright.

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04/29/10 Posted by Anthony Lin

April 28, 2010 5:35 PM

Gibson Dunn, Davis Polk lead as HP Snags Palm

So it's true: For its final major deal, Palm went with Davis Polk, not Wilson Sonsini.

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04/28/10 Posted by Zach Lowe

The Gizmodo/iPhone Case: Shield Laws and Stolen Property

Davis Wright Tremaine will be at the forefront of the case--however it ends up being resolved.

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04/28/10 Posted by Zach Lowe

Mayer Brown Dodges Another Refco Bullet

Joseph Collins, a former Mayer Brown partner, is in prison for his conduct representing Refco. But broader rulings on the firm's own liability are going Mayer Brown's way--and reassuring other firms whose clients land in hot water.

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04/28/10 Posted by Zach Lowe

April 27, 2010 9:05 PM

The Churn: Lateral Moves and Promotions in The Am Law 200

DLA Piper bolsters its sports, entertainment and finance practices with some talent from Nixon Peabody. Orrick names a new global cohead of the firm's private equity practice--a hire from Paul Hastings. And King & Spalding hires a new partner to cochair its FDA/life sciences practice. The Churn is constant. Send news and announcements to editorial@alm.com.

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04/27/10 Posted by Ed Shanahan

Senators Express Disgust, Anger as Goldman Execs Squirm on the Hill

All eyes were on Capitol Hill Tuesday as Goldman Sachs executives testified before the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, answering questions about the investment bank's role in the financial crisis of 2008.

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04/27/10 Posted by Ed Shanahan

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