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Winston & Strawn Welcomes New Talent Management Team - The 800-lawyer firm, riding high this year from some key litigation wins and lateral hires, has recruited three new directors to report to newly-hired chief talent officer Susan Manch.

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PwC to Launch US Law Firm as Big Four Expand Legal Offerings - PricewaterhouseCoopers is set to launch a U.S. law firm in Washington, D.C., later this month, a sign that the Big Four accounting firms are continuing their push into legal services.

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Hogan Lovells Boosts German Practice With Mayer Brown Management Hire - Hogan Lovells has boosted its German finance practice with the hire of a two-partner derivatives team from Mayer Brown, led by European capital markets head and global partnership board member Jochen Seitz.

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PwC to Launch US Law Firm - PricewaterhouseCoopers is set to launch a U.S. law firm in Washington, D.C., later this month, a sign that the Big Four accounting firms are continuing their push into legal services.

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Opinion: The Myths of the Swiss Verein - Of all the things for a firm to worry about, the financial and tax structure should not top the list, consultant Brad Hildebrandt argues in support of the verein model.

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Barnes & Thornburg Looks to West Point for a New Leader - Steven Merkel has been COO at Barnes & Thornburg for 42 days. It is the first Big Law job for the retired U.S. Army colonel, who most recently served as chief of operations for the U.S. Military Academy. Merkel hasn?t lost his military-like loyalty to mission; it has just shifted focus.

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Pay for Associate Hours? More Companies Say 'No Thanks' - DHL and other companies are experimenting more often with hiring their own freshly-minted law school graduates, rather than paying a premium for young lawyers at outside firms.

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Four Big Law Firms Grab Roles on Toys 'R' Us Bankruptcy - From bikes to trains to video games, a quartet of large law firms led by Kirkland & Ellis is advising on the Chapter 11 case of toy retail giant Toys ?R? Us Inc., which became the latest in a string of struggling brick-and-mortar retailers to file for bankruptcy this year.

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France's Gide Becomes Second Big Law Firm to Launch in Iran - Leading French firm Gide Loyrette Nouel has re-established a presence in the Middle East, becoming the second Big Law firm to open an office in Iran.

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Female Equity Partner Rate Is At All-Time High. (But It's Not That Great.) - Women now represent 19 percent of equity partners—a record high, though still a sad showing. For those of us who've been covering women in the legal profession for over a decade, "depressing" is the usual standard. And while 19 percent remains woefully low, women seem to be on a forward march.
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