The American Lawyer September 2012
The complete results of our survey of 5,543 third-, fourth-, and fifth-year associates at 129 law firms, including a collection of interactive charts ranking the firms by size, by city, and from A to Z.
Our ninth annual awards honor outstanding professional success and a devotion to public service.
As the economic crisis drags on, firms in Spain reshape their practices.
Akin Gump partner Patricia Millett has appeared before the Supreme Court more times than any female lawyer.
As the National Football League kicks off a new season, The American Lawyer takes a behind-the-scenes look at the legal wrangling that helped bring last year's lockout to an end.
How one North Dakota firm is capitalizing on the state's oil boom.
Pillsbury moves its back office operations to Nashville.
A Jones Day partner is the GOP's go-to-guy for voting rights cases.
Lawyers grapple with reams of unclaimed client records.
U.S. v. GSK; USA et al. v. Barclays; In Re Rail Freight Fuel Surcharge Antitrust Litigation; Facciola et al. v. Greenberg Traurig et al.
AB InBev/Modelo; Bristol-Myers Squibb/Amylin; Walgreen/Alliance Boots; Alibaba/Yahoo
Petronas / Progress, Couche-Tard / Statoil, Ivanhoe / Oyu Tolgoi, TransGlobe / Starlight
Am Law Tech
In a year when firms made few flashy technological advances, midlevel satisfaction stalls.
Women have been in the senior associate and partnership pipeline for decades now, and yet their equity partner numbers have barely budged. Why aren't the statistics better?
Ten do-good role models for Second Hundred firms.