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Holland & Knight to Make Cuts, Closures Holland & Knight underwent explosive growth in the late 1990s that stretched it from the eastern seaboard to the Pacific coast. But the rapid expansion took its toll on the 1,155-lawyer firm. So, last week, it announced a major restructuring aimed at spurring its lagging profits. • Olson Switch-Hits on Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act One of Theodore Olson’s biggest wins before the Supreme Court as solicitor general was beating back Sen. Mitch McConnell’s effort to scuttle the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act. Now, Olson is back before the Court in another case involving the law, but this time he’s working for the Kentucky Republican, not against him. • Terry Retiring from D.C. Court of Appeals D.C. Court of Appeals Judge John Terry is retiring because he wants to, not because he has to. Terry, who won’t hit the court’s mandatory retirement age of 74 until next year, says he is voluntarily seeking senior status. • O’Connor Not Moving Quietly Toward Retirement Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor’s speech Nov. 7 to the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers in Washington, D.C., was a rip-snorting defense of judicial independence. • Akerman Senterfitt Trying to Play Catch-Up This month the 390-lawyer Miami-based firm announced the addition of its first three partners to its fledgling Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest office in Washington. • Big Oil Wins Again A rising trade imbalance. A soaring war budget. These haven’t been the best of days for the U.S. Treasury. Add one more to the list: a $1.1 billion fine for breach of contract with 12 oil and gas companies.

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