Special Report & Features

2015 Global 100: Top-Grossing Law Firms in the World

A new No. 1 displaces perennial Global 100 leaders DLA Piper and Baker & McKenzie as the world’s highest-grossing law firm.

The 2015 Global Legal Awards Winners

The third annual American Lawyer Global Legal Awards honor the deals or disputes that best exemplify the challenges of transnational legal practice.

Dewey's Demise Takes Center Stage

Dewey & LeBoeuf former chair Steven Davis, former executive director Stephen DiCarmine and ex-chief financial officer Joel Sanders together face more than 50 criminal charges, including grand larceny, scheming to defraud, falsifying business records and conspiracy in the lead-up to the 1,300-lawyer firm's downfall in May 2012. All have pleaded not guilty.

The American Lawyer's 2015 Lifetime Achievement Awards

Our 12th annual awards honor lawyers whose remarkable careers have shaped the legal profession.

The 2015 A-List: The New Elite

Find out which firms made the grade in our annual survey of the best of the well-rounded best in Big Law.

Pro Bono Report 2015: Treading Water

Firms continue to talk the pro bono talk, but hours devoted to pro bono legal work dipped slightly last year among Am Law 200 firms.