Law firm gossip: who's coming, who's going, who's next out of Clifford Chance...

Wednesday, December 01, 2004

Are you up for the downstroke, CC?

The December issue of American Lawyer (which should be arriving any... minute... now...) details the problems CC has faced since its merger with Rogers & Wells. Guess what: a lot of it has to be money! Specifically: Americans who want more money! (Maybe that's uncharitable, but as is often the case when we are being uncharitable, we don't care.)

According to the understated managing partner Peter Cornell, "It's been a bit more turbulent than I'd like..."

Still the Biggest, but Still Bailing
by Susan Beck
American Lawyer