The American Lawyer The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The American Lawyer. en-us Copyright 2017. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. The American Lawyer The Churn: Nixon Lands Bulger Prosecutor, Plus More Lateral Moves (Hillary Flynn) Nixon Peabody hires the assistant U.S. attorney who prosecuted mobster James "Whitey" Bulger; a top lawyer with the White House Council on Environmental Quality joins Covington & Burling; and the head of Cozen O'Connor's real estate practice becomes general counsel of a real estate investment trust. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:25:15 EST 1202631767683 The Churn: In and Out at Kaye Scholer, Plus More Lateral Moves (Hillary Flynn) Kaye Scholer loses a partner on each coast while hiring senior attorneys in its Chicago and Frankfurt offices; the former director of the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Competition returns to Boies, Schiller & Flexner; and Gardere Wynne Sewell expands by three in Dallas. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:02:22 EST 1202630971302 The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200 (Hillary Flynn) Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi hires The Beatles' longtime U.S. lawyer; a former U.S. ambassador to Australia rejoins Munger, Tolles & Olson; and Sidley Austin hires two new partners. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:12:31 EST 1202630453566 PwC: Law Firms Are Falling Behind on Technology, Client Expectations A new report by the Big Four accounting giant has found that Big Law firms are failing to adequately invest in cutting-edge technologies. Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:35:51 EDT 1202800453976 First-Ever Ranking of Alternative Legal Service Provider Brands?and the Big Four Aren't On Top Thomson Reuters took the No. 1 spot. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 13:47:15 EDT 1202800160116 Citi: First-Half Results Largely Met Firm Leaders' Projections Comparing the first-half Law Firm Leaders Confidence report to the Citi Law Watch Quarterly Flash report for the first half, released in August, we found some accurate or near accurate predictions and some notable differences, particularly as to how well law firm leaders expected their firms to perform. Wed, 11 Oct 2017 20:24:01 EDT 1202800111042 Baker McKenzie Brand Twice as Strong as Any Other Law Firm?s, New Survey Finds The Acritas Global Elite Brand Index measures how in-house counsel at billion-dollar global organizations perceive law firm brands. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 20:02:44 EDT 1202799994235 Report Finds Law Firms Playing Catch-Up on Competitive Intelligence Firms know they need intelligence about their rivals to compete effectively, but few are gathering and using all the data at their disposal, a new report found. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 17:34:18 EDT 1202799565802 Axiom Ramps Up Race for Tech Talent Alternative legal services provider Axiom is embarking on a new hiring spree that could make the company a bigger player on the legal technology market?and more of a rival to some law firms. Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:12:35 EDT 1202799511859