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US Firms Edging Out Magic Circle Law Firms in Global Market

Summary: UK law firms including those in the Magic Circle seem to be enjoying a better time than before. A PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP survey reported this October that the UK legal services market has bounced back to 2008 levels. Below all that glory, however, remain deep concerns over US law firms slowly but steadily dislodging the hold of the Magic Circle in Asia and Africa. Global operating and financial performance of Magic Circle firms against top-tier US law firms is dismal, and an internal salary war has started within the Magic Circle law firms to retain top performers, who keep defecting to US law firms in unprecedented numbers.

Shrinking Space Not Headcount Has Become Mainstream Strategy for Law Firm Management

Summary: In their bid to optimize resources and stay competitive, both big and small law firms are adopting modern office and real estate space management practices. In cutting down costs without affecting service efficiency, reorganization of real estate space and allotment of space has become a favorite strategy, making more sense as a first option for cost-cutting than conducting layoffs. A report by Savills Studley Insights published in October 2014, ‘Law Firm Employment and Space Trends,’ comes to the same conclusions with some solid evidence to back up their assertions.
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Albany Law School President to Step Down
By Jim Vassallo

  The president and dean of the Albany Law School, Penelope Andrews, announced earlier this week that she will step down at the conclusion of the 2014-2015 school year, according to the Albany Times-Union. Her announcement comes not long after the school announced its “realignment of leadership.”Alicia Ouellette, a former associate dean for Academic Affairs and Intellectual Life, will lead the law school in the interim.In a letter from the school, Ouellette was touted for the job:&ldqu...

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Phillip C. ''Otiss'' Brown Wants To Teach Law and Simplify It For Others

Phillip C. ''Otiss'' Brown Wants To Teach Law and Simplify It For Others
By Nabeal Twereet

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Phillip C. "Otiss" Brown is a second year law student at Taft Law School in the JDET program, a specialized Juris Doctor Degree and anticipates a December 2013 graduation. He plans are to be a Law school Professor, teach at a local college and also teach in the local High School and he hopes that would be Pelahatchie High.

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The University of Michigan Ann Arbor School of Law or the Michigan School of Law as it is popularly known is one of the oldest law schools of the U.S. and it consistently ranks among the top 10 law schools of the U.S. in rankings published by different sources and organizations. Michigan Law School is considered to have one of the best campuses and collegiate environment among U.S. law schools.

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