Baker McKenzie Receives Impressive Lawyer and Practice Rankings in Legal 500’s 2024 EMEA Guide

London, England – Global law firm Baker McKenzie has received impressive rankings in Legal 500’s recently released 2024 EMEA Guide. The firm’s lawyers have been recognized in 292 categories, while the practice areas have secured positions in 277 rankings. Notably, Baker McKenzie has seen a significant increase of around 10 percent in lawyer rankings compared to last year. Out of the 53 new lawyer rankings, 24 have been identified as Rising Stars, 20 have entered the prestigious Hall of Fame / Leading Individuals table, and nine have been acknowledged as Next Generation Partners. Overall, 168 … Read more

Am Law 100 Firms See Impressive Growth in Income Partner Ranks, Pushing Nonequity Partnerships to New Heights

Law firms in the Am Law 100 are experiencing significant growth in their income partner ranks, with double-digit percentage increases in 2023. According to early reporting on the Am Law 200 financials, several prominent firms saw substantial growth in their nonequity partner tier. Among the firms with the largest percentage gains were Milbank, Gibson Dunn, and Fried Frank. While some of these firms started with lower nonequity numbers, their intentional and targeted growth aims to improve retention within this partner tier. This surge in nonequity partner growth comes after a significant number of law firm … Read more

CVN’s Top 10 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdicts of 2023: From Wildfires to Wrongful Deaths, These Trials Made Legal History

PHOENIX, AZ: Courtroom View Network (CVN) has a busy year ahead, with plans to provide comprehensive video coverage of civil trials in state courts across the country. These trials are of significant interest to the legal, educational, and business communities. But before diving into the trials of 2024, let’s take a moment to reflect on the top 10 most impressive plaintiff verdicts that CVN covered in 2023. CVN is the only news organization dedicated to providing gavel-to-gavel video coverage of real-world civil trials. While some of the trials may have made national headlines, others may … Read more

Sundance Film Festival 2024 Announces Impressive Lineup of Competition Jury Members

PARK CITY, UTAH – The 2024 Sundance Film Festival has announced the members of its Competition Jury and the jurors for the Alfred P. Sloan Feature Film Prize. The festival, known for discovering and promoting emerging artists, has selected 16 alums from past editions to serve on the Competition Jury. The list includes notable figures such as Debra Granik, Adrian Tomine, and Lena Waithe in the U.S. Dramatic Competition category. Additionally, the Alfred P. Sloan Jury, which deliberated ahead of the festival, has chosen Sam and Andy Zuchero’s film “Love Me” as the winner of … Read more