Did the Great Recession cause a fundamental change in hiring at large law firms? Firms in South Florida report high lateral partner hiring, but associates find it hard moving through the pipeline.

BigLaw’s Brass Ring Gets Harder To Grasp
Industry experts and some BigLaw managers say it’s becoming increasingly difficult to make partner, causing many associates to look for jobs at smaller firms or go in-house.

New Partners 2013-2014
The listing is based on submissions from area law firms that responded to a DBR survey.

dbrTV: What Does It Take To Make Partner? These Three Know
Three South Florida new law firm partners sit down with dbrTV to discuss the ups and downs of the partner track.

Law Firms With New Partners in South Florida
GrayRobinson has the most new partners with nine.

Law Firms With Internal Promotions
With seven associate to partner promotions, Greenberg Traurig tops this year’s list.

New Partners Year-Over-Year
A three-year look at new partner promotions and lateral hires.