Legal Industry

College Scandal Parents Tap Ex-Prosecutors

After former Wilkie Farr & Gallagher co-chair Gordon Caplan was charged in the college admissions scandal in March, he hired an elite defense team.

Law Firm Mergers Off to Strong Start in 2019

The year has gotten off to a roaring start for law firm mergers, with 27 firms combining in the first three months of 2019, according to new data from legal consultancy Altman Weil.

Kirkland Grabs 20 Lawyers From Proskauer for New LA Team

Proskauer has lost some 20 attorneys to Kirkland & Ellis in Los Angeles, including the West Coast head of its corporate and securities practice, as Kirkland launches a new transactional team.