The Am Law Daily
By Tom Huddleston Jr., May 24, 2013
Shean led the Latham & Watkins team—along with fellow corporate partner Charles Ruck—advising generic drug maker Actavis on its purchase of Irish rival Warner Chilcott in a deal worth $8.5 billion.
By Brian Baxter, May 24, 2013
The Am Law Daily looks at the Am Law 200 firms involved in a diminishing number of notable bankruptcy filings, including those of failed social networking site Bebo, a leading nonprofit for children with psychiatric disorders, and zero-calorie flavored drink Skinny Water.
By Diane Jeantet, May 24, 2013
Baker & Hostetler hires a former White House lawyer as a partner; McKenna Long & Aldridge names a new chair to its public finance group; and Wiley Rein expands its environment and safety practice with the addition of a partner in Washington, D.C. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
By Steven J. Harper , May 24, 2013
I'm often critical of many law school deans. But when one of them gets something right, let's give credit where it's due.
By Vivia Chen, May 24, 2013
Latest news about the law school market. Plus, a report on the report about law faculty diversity.
By Julie Kay, May 23, 2013
Carlton Fields is poised to merge with insurance specialty shop Jorden Burt in a deal that would create a 310-lawyer law firm with offices in Florida, New York, Washington, Atlanta, and Connecticut.
In fiscal 2012, The Am Law 100—which has a new leader in gross revenue this year—posted modest gains on all our key metrics. Read the complete package.