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Firm of the Year 2013: Kirkland and Shearman top the US firms
Super salaries and great career prospects help US firms dominate the survey ... read more >
Ex Dewey partners in revolt against liability payments
Former London partners leading the charge against full and final settlement deal ... read more >
Unemployed graduates sue their law schools for fudging job stats
They say impressive graduate employment stats hide the bleak reality ... read more >
Deranged job description for US attorney posted online
Company is looking for a well-dressed, non-alcoholic athlete of a lawyer. Craziness required. ... read more > (4 comments)
Ex-Bakers partner faces lengthy jail term
Potential 15 year sentence for corporate chief alleged to have pilfered $3 million ... read more >
Anyone for duck taco? Extraordinary sexual discrimination case from Texas
Galveston County Constable sued by deputy after claims of farting and public rubbing of naughty bits ... read more > (3 comments)
Florida law firm sacks employees for wearing orange shirts
Fired for protesting but staff insist they were just getting in the mood for happy hour ... read more > (4 comments)
Horror as Russell Brand smashes law firm's window
Mop-haired celebrity hurls mobile phone through lawyer's window to delight of watching paparazzi ... read more > (2 comments)
US college lectures female students on dress and personal hygiene
Talk included tips on washing their underwear and dealing with razor burn ... read more > (2 comments)
DLA Piper partner arrested for being blind drunk
Washington partner locked up for being mashed in public ... read more >
Lawyer suspended for Craigslist sexy secretary advert
Applicant told she would be required to engage in "sexual interaction" ... read more > (1 comment)
Greenberg Traurig partner gets six years hard labour for overbilling
Local boy done good stiffs hometown to tune of $100,000 ... read more >
Lawyer turned Lego artist reaps the rewards
Top lawyer packs in the job to play with himself ... read more > (2 comments)
Adult kids sue their mother for bad birthday cards
And she made them wear seatbelts. The horror. ... read more > (3 comments)
Kirkland & Ellis takes over Hong Kong
US firm stuns market with dawn raids on local rivals ... read more >
Deirdre Dare returns: the great A&O novel will hit the shelves in 2012
Former A&O lawyer-cum-writer raises the money to self-publish her sexy book ... read more >
Attorney cheats investors to buy wife $350,000 ring
Errant lawyer contemplates twenty-five years porridge after conviction for grand larceny - whilst Baker & McKenzie face $600m claim ... read more >
BREAKING: Senior Allen & Overy partner in court over child pornography
Top New York partner charged with downloading and sharing appalling images ... read more >
US firms offer untold riches to junior lawyers
Salary gap between US and UK firms continues to rise ... read more >
Lawyer charged with prostitution
25 year old faces jail if convicted of performing $50 "sex act" ... read more >

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