It is the best of times, it is the worst of times. In a world where the only thing that doesn't change is change itself, opportunities and risks are too obvious to ignore, and the legal market is no exception. As a nearly $300 billion industry and one of the most profitable in the world, the U.S. legal industry is under fundamental transformation. Whether in-house counsel or law firms, only those with far-ranging sights, clear thoughts and quick action can survive and thrive.

East Coast Law Firms

Partner David Marriott of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP has earned a reputation as a skilled advocate with impeccable judgment. His clients have included Colgate-Palmolive, CSX, Delta Airlines, Frontier Communications, IBM, Mylan, NCR, Novartis and PPG Industries. Here we take a look back at some of the career-defining cases of one of Leaders League’s most influential litigation attorneys and one of America's leading litigators.

Profile: David Marriott, partner at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Partner David Marriott of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP has earned a reputation as a skilled advocate with impeccable judgment. His clients have included Colgate-Palmolive, CSX, Delta Airlines, Frontier Communications, IBM, Mylan, NCR, Novartis and...

17-08-2016

London based global law firm, Clyde & Co hasopened offices in Chicago and Washington DC after making 10 new hires from Troutman Sanders.

Clyde & Co Launches in Chicago and DC With 10 New Hires

London based global law firm, Clyde & Co hasopened offices in Chicago and Washington DC after making 10 new hires from Troutman Sanders.

01-02-2017

Hausfeld has been in the news lately for acting as an innovative law firm involved in some of the most high profile matters of the last couple of years. Michael Hausfeld, the firm’s chairman, talks to Leaders League about their global strategy for growth and development.

Michael D. Hausfeld (Chairman, Hausfeld): "It is crucial to have more alliances between counsel and funders"

Hausfeld has been in the news lately for acting as an innovative law firm involved in some of the most high profile matters of the last couple of years. Michael Hausfeld, the firm’s chairman, talks to Leaders League about their global strategy for gr...

15-02-2017

Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne & Parke on February 21st, 2017 announced that they will combine in the second quarter of 2017, creating a firm with 1,000 lawyers in the US, including 300 lawyers in New York.

Chadbourne & Parke to merge with Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne & Parke on February 21st, 2017 announced that they will combine in the second quarter of 2017, creating a firm with 1,000 lawyers in the US, including 300 lawyers in New York.

21-02-2017

What was once seen as Boston’s largest law firm is about to get a little smaller.

Ropes & Gray is splitting in Two With Roughly 100 Lawyers and Staffers Moving to New Spinoff

What was once seen as Boston’s largest law firm is about to get a little smaller.

15-03-2017