A judge imposes a sanction that means Houston lawyer Robert S. Bennett will have six months of probated suspension for violating a Texas disciplinary rule.
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- Seven BigTex Firms Appear on the 2017 Am Law 200
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- Morgan Lewis Expands Latin America Practice with Two Hires in Houston
- In New Podcast, a Bracewell Lobbyist Reports from the Swamp
Seven large Texas firms are among the 200 highest-grossing U.S. firms included in the Am Law 200 list.
"It's been a hell of a week," Josh Zive, a lobbyist and senior principal in the Washington, D.C., office of Bracewell, told his podcast audience last week.
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- Firms Finding Work in Distress
2017 New Partner Survey: Smaller First-Year Associate Classes During the Recession Leads to Fewer New Partners at Big Texas Firms
Nineteen of the 25 firms with the most lawyers in Texas made fewer new Texas partners in 2017 compared with 2016.
In a recent survey conducted across ALM’s legal news websites for about three days, 170 respondents out of more than 200 said they would work longer or stay the course to stave off investment pinches.