THE LAYOFF LIST

Employment shifts at The Am Law 200, Global 100, and Other Firms of Note

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These days Wall Street's woes seem to equal law firms' losses. As business dries up in certain practice areas, firm managers are facing tough decisions. The American Lawyer, its sibling publications and other media organizations present ongoing coverage of law firm layoffs and related news.

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The Firms
 


AKERMAN SENTERFITT
Nationwide Layoff Watch: Akerman Senterfitt
Aug. 7, 2009

 


Layoffs Hit Akin Gump
Texas Lawyer
March 6, 2009

  Akin Cuts 65 Support Staff
The National Law Journal
January 19, 2009

 

ALLEN & OVERY
Details Emerge of A&O Redundancy Program
Legal Week
March 17, 2009

 

A&O to Cut Partners, Associates and Freeze Pay
Legal Week
Feb. 19,

 

ANDREWS KURTH
Layoffs at Andrews Kurth
Texas Lawyer
March 4, 2009

 

ARENT FOX
Arent Fox Lays Off 13 Associates
Legal Times
March 5, 2009

 

BAKER BOTTS
Texas is Starting to Look Like It's Part of America After All
Above the Law
March 12, 2009