• July 17, 2015 | The Recorder

    Homegrown Firms Get Serious About Succession

    SAN FRANCISCO — Bay Area law firms are bracing for a jolt as a wave of baby boomer partners approach retirement. Though most law firms open with the idea that the partnershi

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  • July 17, 2015 | Law.com

    Homegrown Firms Get Serious About Succession

    Some Bay Area firms are bracing for a wave of retirements. While for Durie Tangri's Daralyn Durie, it's never too soon to start planning.

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  • July 13, 2015 | The Recorder

    On the Move

    Intellectual property lawyer Daniel Becker joined Fenwick & West as a partner in Mountain View. Previously with Dechert, he provides patent counseling and prosecution to ph

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  • July 13, 2015 | National Law Journal

    Judge Bybee Recusal at Center of Doctor's Suit Against Hospital

    On August 16, 2011, Judge Jay Bybee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reluctantly recused in a dispute between a doctor, Richard Fox, and the hospital where Fox us

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  • July 13, 2015 | Law.com

    On the Move

    New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

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  • July 13, 2015 | Law.com

    Judge Bybee Recusal at Center of Doctor's Suit Against Hospital

    Judge Jay Bybee of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recused in 2011 from a dispute between a doctor and the hospital where he used to practice. That recusal is at the heart of a civil lawsuit that accuses the hospital's parent company of rigging the judge assignment system in the Ninth Circuit. The hospital calls the claims unfounded and has urged a judge to dismiss the suit.

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  • June 8, 2015 | National Law Journal

    Elite Female Lawyers Still See Few Name Partners Among Them

    Katherine Kimpel could look around a room of nearly 300 lawyers, mostly women, Monday night and see less than a half-dozen like her, a name partner of a prominent law firm.p c

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  • June 8, 2015 | Law.com

    Elite Female Lawyers Still See Few Name Partners Among Them

    Katherine Kimpel could look around a room of nearly 300 lawyers, mostly women, Monday night and see less than a half-dozen like her, a name partner of a prominent law firm. Clients need to hold firms accountable for gender imparity, said Kimpel, one of 75 honorees at The National Law Journal's Outstanding Women Lawyers dinner in New York.

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  • May 25, 2015 | National Law Journal

    The 2015 Midsize Hot List

    Good things, it seems, come in midsize packages. We asked our readers to nominate law firms with between 51 and 150 attorneys and that excel at deal making, litigation, counseling and other

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  • May 25, 2015 | Law.com

    The 2015 Midsize Hot List

    We asked our readers to nominate law firms with between 51 and 150 attorneys and that excel at deal making, litigation, counseling and other legal services. The 20 firms we highlight this week do all that and more.

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  • May 25, 2015 | National Law Journal

    Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass

    The Chicago Bears mounted a fourth-quarter comeback to defeat the San Francisco 49ers in the latter's regular-season debut at the team's new $1.3 billion stadium in Santa Clara, Cali

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