Thelen is said to still be in merger talks with Nixon Peabody. But if a merger hunt comes to naught -- or if lawyers don't stick around to find out -- there would appear to be no shortage of takers for those with business. Despite the departure of almost 200 lawyers since its 2006 merger -- Bingham McCutchen plans to announce on Monday that four D.C. attorneys from Thelen are moving over -- Thelen still has several choice rainmakers among its ranks, according to former lawyers, recruiters and competitors.
Merger or No, Gems Remain in Thelen's Ranks
September 19, 2008