In the first quarter of 2018, 275 lateral attorney moves have been made in Chicago (147 associates, 90 partners, and 38 counsels). 2018 first quarter data indicates that lateral hiring is continuing in an upward trend. Over the past five years, we have seen a steady increase in year-over-year lateral attorney hiring with the respective annual number of Chicago attorney hires being: 742 lateral attorney hires in 2017, 710 in 2016, 699 in 2015, 665 in 2014, and 575 in 2013. Of course, hiring can certainly vary from quarter to quarter and we tend to see more lateral moves during certain times of year, with the first and third quarters... […]
In December, Baker, whose son Matthew John Baker was officially listed as the Mira Monte property owner, said his asking price was $5 million ; however the price garnered little attention because of the property's state of disrepair. Huhem said he chose to acquire Mira Monte now because of the city's "recent emphasis on improving the safety and desirability of the Las Vegas Trail area for families." Sign up today for a free 30 day free trial of unlimited digital access. "Our goal," Huhem wrote in an email, "is for Mira Monte to become one... […]
What You Should Know When Filing A Lawsuit
If you're like a lot of people, it's probably true that you have little understand of how the legal system works. Most people will need to hire an attorney at some point, and the entire process can be confusing. The article below will help with that.
Ask lawyers for their history before you hire them. Just because a lawyer can practice doesn't mean he is good. Research his record to be assured he will do the job well.
If accused of committing a grave crime, the number one thing for you to do is hire an attorney. Don't try to do this alone or... […]