Squire Sanders Latest US Firm to Shed Staff
Are you an Employer?    Attract the Best Candidates with Smart Job Postings! Search Legal Resumes
Legal Jobs Board for Attorneys, Law Students & Legal Staff | Serving USA & Other Countries | LawCrossing

Need Help? Call (800) 973-1177 

Job Seeker Login   Employer Login 

Job Seekers?  Try it Now  

ATTORNEY JOBS
LAW STUDENT JOBS
LEGAL STAFF JOBS
Download LawCrossing Online Apps: Click here  
1,000,000 + Attorneys and Legal Staff - Legal employers hire more people on LawCrossing than any other site.
See Law Jobs We Have Recently Researched and Located for You
What Where
Show Recruiter Jobs  

Show Refreshed Jobs  



Search in Job Title Only
Job Type:
Employer Type:

+ Browse Legal Jobs     + Advanced Search     + Search Tips     + Upload Legal Resume
Legal Jobs >> Legal Articles >> BCG Law Firm News >> Squire Sanders Latest US Firm to Shed Staff
  • BCG Law Firm News
Subscribe to LawCrossing  
 Share on Facebook
 Twitter

Like LawCrossing on Facebook


11/22/08

Squire Sanders Latest US Firm to Shed Staff
In a statement first published in law blog abovethelaw.com, Squire Sanders & Dempsey announced a total of 30 support staff and associate layoffs after completing its annual employee reviews. The firm emphasized that current projected business conditions influenced the timing of these decisions, and that they were working closely with all professionals affected to provide assistance and support.

Winston Strawn Gains 19 Thelen Lawyers
Nineteen Thelen lawyers have joined Chicago-based firm Winston & Strawn, becoming the latest group of attorneys from the recently-dissolved Thelen to get picked up by another firm. The 10-associate, nine-partner hiring is the third largest to emerge from Thelen after a 40 lawyer capture by Howrey and a 60-lawyer capture by Nixon Peabody earlier in the month. Seven former Thelen partners joining the Los Angeles and New York offices cover litigation, private equity, international transactions, real estate, energy and intellectual property law.

Mayer Brown Evaluating Practice Areas
The National Law Journal reports that Mayer Brown is evaluating its staffing needs due to slowdown in some practice areas. US law firms generally have seen a decline in real estate development, securitization work, and mergers and acquisitions in light of access to credit and increasingly demanding lending terms. Law blog Above the Law reported rumors that Mayer Brown was laying off lawyers this week, although the firm has declined to confirm these reports.
If this article has helped you in some way, will you say thanks by sharing it through a share, like, a link, or an email to someone you think would appreciate the reference.



Facebook comments:



Featured Testimonials

I was amazed to find so many legal jobs at one place. LawCrossing also offers a lot of information on the legal market.
Renee

Facts

LawCrossing Fact #47: LawCrossing’s staff of hundreds works all day, every day, to bring users the most comprehensive collection of active jobs.


total jobs
71,464
Upload Your Resume
New Legal Jobs in Last 7 Days
19,656
Job of the day

Corporate Attorney in Richmond, VA
USA-Richmond
Corporate Counsel- International The candidate will provide legal advice and counsel to support international operation...

apply for free
 
job search tip
Is self-employment for you?

Your privacy is guaranteed. We will never give out, lease, or sell your personal information.


Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.