When Munger Tolles & Olson's decision to require its student summer associates to sign forced employment arbitration clauses was leaked, they did not expect a social media backlash.
The group, which includes Winstead's head of energy, will bring a roster of clients with them.
Lindsay Lohan, who has had her fair share of legal troubles, has taken on a new job which will give her equity in the company.
The embattled company has hired one of the authors of the Holder Report which investigated a range of issues at Uber.
Hunton & Williams is opening in Boston with a 14-strong lawyer commercial litigation team from a rival law firm
Columbia is the most popular law school to recruit first year associates from, according to an ALM study.
Despite a huge industry that has evolved around promoting innovation in legal services, much of it is falling on deaf ears.
The 600 lawyer firm has announced its succession plan, with the head of litigation taking on the managing partner role.
The firm has agreed a settlement of around $3 million to three female partners.
The team join from a range of sectors including consumer goods and retail, TMT and healthcare.