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  • COVID-19: Law Firm Updates – April 15

    The rapidly changing coronavirus outbreak continues to impact not just the legal industry but the entire world. For those in the legal industry, we would like to provide you with updates from firms across the nation. Loeb & Loeb: The Food and Drug Administration has revised its enforcement policies to…

  • COVID-19: Legal Market Update in the Windy City

    The country’s third-largest legal economy is no exception to implications from the COVID-19 pandemic with law firms adapting their hiring strategies to evolving business trends and client needs.  Through March, Chicago law firms were on pace for another outstanding fiscal year.  In 2019, Chicago and Midwest firms matched or exceeded…

  • A New Program for Laid Off Attorneys

    Those who remember the 2009 recession will recall the mass layoffs that left more than 4,000 Biglaw attorneys jobless, and altered the career trajectory of thousands more. It’s unclear yet whether we are gearing up for another round of mass layoffs, or careful pruning. So far a large number of…

  • So What Do I Do Now? Legal Opportunities in NY & Boston

    We cannot pretend the next few months will be business as usual. Hiring at many law firms is now on hold. But there are definite exceptions. A number of New York firms, not surprisingly, are looking to bolster their bankruptcy and financial restructuring practices. I’m also working on mid-level associate…

  • COVID-19: Law Firm Updates – April 2

    The rapidly changing coronavirus outbreak continues to impact not just the legal industry but the entire world. For those in the legal industry, we would like to provide you with updates from firms across the nation. Arent Fox: The mechanism of attack by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 on human cells…

  • COVID-19: Law Firm Updates – April 1

    The rapidly changing coronavirus outbreak continues to impact not just the legal industry but the entire world. For those in the legal industry, we would like to provide you with updates from firms across the nation. Dentons: Dentons, the world’s largest law firm and the only global law firm operating…