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Chances are your life has been upended by the coronavirus pandemic, whether you’re a partner, associate, in-house counsel, student, professor or legal tech professional. As part of that legal community, you're also resilient, with inventive ways of getting the job done despite very difficult times. In this collection, Law.com reports on what you need to know to keep it all going and how you’re helping others during the crisis. You'll also find a roundup of the latest COVID-19 news affecting legal professionals.

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Edelson’s donations helped Petra & Holum, a Chicago-based packaging manufacturer, start making masks and plastic face shields for first responders in the Midwest. Photo courtesy of Michael Quintos, Petra & Holum.

A Chicago-based plaintiffs boutique has donated more than $119,000 to local businesses that are fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, at a time when most law firms are taking steps to bolster their own liquidity.

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David Thomas

I'm a reporter covering the business of law, with an emphasis on national and global law firms for The American Lawyer, Law.com and other ALM publications.

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