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Has the BigLaw recovery arrived? Revenue per lawyer is at a low point, when adjusted for inflation

By: Debra Cassens Weiss

At first glance, financial statistics on the nation’s largest law firms show record-breaking gross revenue, profits and revenue per lawyer.

But the raw numbers can be deceiving, the American Lawyer (sub. 336 more words


The 'Seaman' Under the Jones Act

The Jones Act protects seamen from economic loss due to injuries while on the job. Unlike other employees, seamen are not covered by workers’ compensation benefits, and thus often have to resort to… 217 more words

New Orleans Personal Injury Lawyer

Mediation: a Viable Option in Divorce Proceedings

You may be wondering if there’s a way smooth out the bumpy road to divorce. The answer is mediation – a confidential, non-adversarial process that helps a couple create an effective solution to all issues in their divorce. 178 more words


Divorce Involving Children

Divorce can be a lengthy emotional battle. Coping with its effect requires time and maturity in both parties. Any divorce process can also become more stressful when a child is involved. 195 more words