New Associate Numbers Climb at Big-Tex Firms

, Texas Lawyer

Big-Tex firms are employing a larger class of new associates this fall -- a hefty 9.4 percent more ¿ than the fall of 2004. That amounts to 408 new lawyers, according to the information gathered from 24 of the 25 largest firms on Texas Lawyer's "The Texas 100" poster, published on June 27.