The Billable Hour Debate Is Not About the Billable Hour

When on the same day both the WSJ and Corporate Counsel publish feature articles heralding that the time has come for alternatives to the billable hour, it’s time to step back and ask if they might actually be right this time around.  (It doesn’t hurt...

In This Corner, AmLaw #16…

We have a dust-up between Fordham Law School, instigated or certainly escalated by its Dean, William Michael Treanor, and Reed Smith, which, a few days ago, canceled on-campus interviews scheduled for this week and next at Fordham. Unfortunately, students who had...

The Bi-Modal Starting Salary Distribution

My friend Prof. Bill Henderson of Indiana University School of Law has just published a highly significant column titled "How the ‘Cravath System’ Created the Bi-Modal Distribution." At least one blog ("MoneyLaw") has already deemed it...
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