Tag: lawyer pay

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Is law school a ‘fruitful choice’? Pay boost for JDs suggests a benefit, study says

June 22, 2016

Via: ABA Journal

The New York Times is taking another look at the value of law school after critics said its story highlighting the struggles of Valparaiso law school grads had ignored some bright spots in the statistics. The latest New York Times […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

First-year associate pay will be $180K at multiple BigLaw firms following Cravath’s lead

June 9, 2016

Via: ABA Journal

Pointing the way to higher pay for other BigLaw associates in major cities, Cravath Swaine & Moore announced Monday that the New York law firm is increasing its starting salary to $180,000, effective July 1. The unusual midyear pay raise […]