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Ark. Lawyer Helps Negotiate Contracts for Athletes
Posted on 17 May 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

CONWAY, Ark. - Texarkana, Ark., native Judy Simmons Henry has accomplished something no other female in the state of Arkansas has done before. A business litigation lawyer and partner with Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP in Conway, Henry can now add... Read More

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Lawyers Sue Ala. for Legal Fees in Computer Suit
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A Montgomery law firm has filed a lawsuit seeking to force the state Finance Department to pay legal fees for work the firm did for a legislative oversight committee. Read the complete story . Read More

Jones Walker Combines with Alabama Firm
Posted on 31 Mar 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

NEW ORLEANS, La. (AP) - The New Orleans-based Jones Walker law firm says it is combining with the Birmingham, Ala.-based law firm of Walston Wells & Birchall. The deal, effective May 1, will bring the number of attorneys in Jones Walker's Birmingham... Read More

Duane Morris Holding First DC Event for Sen. Scott Brown
Posted on 18 Mar 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

BOSTON, Ma. (AP) - A law firm will host Sen. Scott Brown's first Washington fundraiser. Duane Morris announced Tuesday it will host the event on March 24. Daniel Winslow in the firm's Boston office serves as legal counsel to the Brown campaign... Read More

Firm's New Office Space Includes Rooftop Deck, Coffee Bar…and Not Many Walls
Posted on 17 May 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

Chicago-based firm Childress, Duffy, Goldblatt Ltd. has left the traditional office setting behind for a rather unique space, which includes a rooftop deck with wireless access, a coffee bar, sofas and flat-screen televisions. Staff works on the rooftop... Read More

LexisNexis Survey Shows Law Students Feel Unprepared for New Economic Reality
Posted on 26 Jan 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

Law students are feeling the impact of the current turmoil in the legal industry according to a major LexisNexis survey. The poll shows that a majority of current law school students feel ill-equipped for the business of law, and many are considering... Read More

Vault Releases 2011 Top 100 Law Firm Results
Posted on 20 Jul 2010 by Legal Business Community Team

Once again, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz has been ranked the top firm for Overall Prestige in Vault's annual law firm associate survey, marking eight consecutive years as number 1 in the survey results. This is the 13 th year that Vault has... Read More