January 24, 2022

Who will represent the firm behind the ‘Panama Papers’?

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By Nell Gluckman, From The Am Law Daily Mossack Fonseca, the Panamanian law firm whose internal documents fueled a year-long investigation into offshore hidden wealth by more than 100 news organizations, is unlikely to get out of this hole without some help. But the firm, which boasts over 500 staff in offices as far flung […]

The dirty little secret of law firm billing

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By Steven J. Harper, From The Am Law Daily The Wall Street Journal’s front-page headline on billing rates this month tells only part of the story. “Legal Fees Cross New Mark: $1500 an Hour,” the Feb. 9 article announced, before listing partner hourly rates at several big firms: $925 to $1475 at Proskauer Rose; $895 to […]