Is Top Compensation Enough?

Starting salaries for first-year associates at Milbank were just raised to $200k, and for eighth-year associates to $355k.  Other firms, including McDermott Will & Emery, Cadwalader, Mintz, Winston & Strawn, and Fenwick, quickly followed suit.  Davis Polk, in fact, did … [more]

Search Associate – Princeton Legal Search Group

Are you intellectually curious, motivated by learning, and energized by achieving financial goals? Do you enjoy solving puzzles, sourcing data, running boolean searches, and working with others? Do you enjoy interviewing or learning about others’ careers and the law? This … [more]

Market Report: The Demand for “Brand Lawyers”

“Brand lawyers” are in demand in the life sciences industry.  The term “brand lawyer” is often used to describe an attorney with experience supporting a specific brand/product that is on the market.  For example, a brand lawyer within the pharmaceutical industry … [more]

“Incremental Progress” for Diversity in the Legal Industry

In February 2021, the National Association for Law Placement (NALP) released its 2020 Report on Diversity in U.S. Law Firms.  Unfortunately, the numbers on diversity and inclusion showed only a slight uptick, revealing “incremental progress.”  In a time when our … [more]