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Three Cheers For Angry Jerks! – See Also

‘Only three?’ (Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Yalies Have Some Choice Words For JD Vance: Not much love for “American Hitler’s” VP. Not All Word Of Mouth Is Bad!: Kirkland has some nice payouts for referrals. Adios, Glanville:…

J.D. Vance’s Biglaw Roots – Above the Law

Sen. J.D. Vance (Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images) Ed. Note: Welcome to our daily feature Trivia Question of the Day! Donald Trump’s presumptive vice-president pick J.D. Vance worked at which Biglaw firm before heading to the world of…

Cannon Is Still Looking Out For Trump — See Also

Who Needs Precedent When You Have A Cannon?: Judge Cannon nixes special counsels. Who Is Winning In The Windy City?: Check out these rankings! David Cole Is Stepping Down: Who will take the reins of ACLU next? Technically, That’s Not…

Should Law Firms Have Summer Associates Working Nights And Weekends?

The summer associate experience is mostly about long lunches, longer happy hours, and evenings at the ballpark. Firms and Summers are feeling each other out to make sure that they’ve made a promising career match. Or at least a promising…

A $25 To $30 Million Payday? Biglaw Partner Comp Keeps Climbing Higher And Higher

Ed. note: Welcome to our daily feature, Quote of the Day. I don’t believe we’re seeing a bubble with respect to partner compensation. Demand for legal services is up, billing rates seem stable, and given interest rates and the state…

Will A Divestiture Save the UnitedHealth Group-Amedisys Deal?

About a year ago, UnitedHealth Group’s Optum announced that it plans to acquire home care company Amedisys for about $3.3 billion, beating out Option Care Health. The deal would be an all-cash transaction for $101 per share. The announcement came…

Rudy Giuliani Falls Ass Backwards Out Of Bankruptcy

Rudy Giuliani is no longer bankrupt. Now he’s just broke. This afternoon, US Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane signed an order dismissing the bankruptcy, which was filed about ten seconds after Giuliani was hit with a $148 million defamation verdict. The…

The Biglaw Firm Especially Adept At Appellate Litigation

(Photo by Staci Zaretsky) Ed. Note: Welcome to our daily feature Trivia Question of the Day! According to Vault’s most recent practice area rankings, which Biglaw firm is best in appellate litigation? Hint: Known for being an incredibly selective firm,…

Quick Wits & Quicker Reflexes — See Also

I’ll Drink To That: Kirland & Ellis partner flexes dexterity mid business call. Gotta Love Rankings!: Check out this list of amazing small, boutique, and midsize firms. Really Could Use More Details On The Bar: Legal educators show concern over…

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