As large groups of partners at Heller Ehrman have jumped on board other law firms in the past few weeks, one contingent of attorneys has been noticeably absent from some of the moves: associates. To be sure, some associates at Heller Ehrman have landed jobs alongside the partners with whom they worked at the San Francisco firm. But most of those attorneys specialize in areas that have been less affected by the downturn in the economy and revenue declines at Heller.
As Heller Is Sliced and Diced, Many Associates Are Out in the Cold
The National Law Journal
October 15, 2008