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Value of US deals in China collapses to 14-year low thanks to trade tensions [NY Times]
Some recent BigLaw partner hires [Big Law Business]
Asian-American law school enrollment drops 40% [HuffPost]
Law school launches environmental grad program [University at Buffalo]
Here's some info about the possible legal fightback against the military transgender ban [SF Chronicle]
Most law grads are women, so why do men get the best lawyer jobs? [Glamour]
Lawyer gifts $7.5 million to law school to provide CLEs for judges [Philly.com]
Rural clerkship program introduces students to small towns [Iowa Now]
When M&A meets antitrust lawFreshfields' lawyers explain how the two practices combine
White Collar LitigationCahill's white collar litigators reveal how their practice works
Life as a Project Finance LawyerThe inside view on Project Finance, by Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy
Sidley Austin on Media & Entertainment LawLife As a Media and Entertainment Lawyer, as told by Sidley's associates
M&A in the Middle MarketDoing M&A in the middle market: Jenner & Block’s perspective
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Welcome to the 2017-18 edition of Chambers Associate! Read all the latest insider perspectives from BigLaw associates...
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Mammoth bankruptcy cases spring to mind whenever Weil's mentioned – but they're only one chapter in the firm's story.
Tough-as-nails Skadden provides the perfect setup for hard-working associates to blossom.
This New York institution scored top in our diversity survey this year...
A lot of firms dip their toes in cross-border work; magic circle firm Freshfields is positively drenched in an “international feel and culture.”
Prestigious Cleary is 70 years old in 2016 but still redefining what it means to be a junior associate.
Best performers' tables 2017
Where to start
Researching every firm to find the right fit for you would be madness. So here's how to start a shortlist.
You're facing a panel. What are they analysing? What signals are they looking for? What gets you there in the first place?
We interview the interviewers to help guide you through the OCIs.
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"It's embedded in the culture of the firm to give back.” – Munger, Tolles & Olson associate
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Three OJ courtroom protagonists – prosecutor Marcia Clark, defense lawyer Robert Shapiro (right), and appellate adviser Alan Dershowitz – spoke to us about their remarkable careers.