Legal Industry News

News and commentary primarily for and about members of the legal industry—think "inside baseball" for the legal profession.

Winners in the latest Vault 100 include tech-focused firms, Magic Circle firms, and firms that led the way on associate compensation.
Will Consovoy, a leading lawyer in the conservative legal movement, was not your typical SCOTUS advocate—and leaves behind a remarkable legacy.
Plus Justice Jackson's interesting new hiring process, and clerks with unusual backgrounds (and more familial connections).
What are the top 10 law schools for sending lawyers into these prestigious fellowships for public-interest work?
Gender diversity, yes—this is the first majority-female class since 2017—but law school diversity, no.
Are left-leaning law firms hostile to opposing viewpoints?
Colleagues and clerks—including Justice Amy Coney Barrett, in an exclusive interview—shared remembrances with me.
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