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Christine Simmons

Covers:  law firm mergers, legal market trends, new york court decisions, litigators, new york law firms, law firm financials, business of law

Reporter for New York Law Journal and, covering law firms, legal business news, the courts and litigation. Reach me at: csimmons[at]

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I write on the bench and bar in New York, covering law firms, significant court decisions, personalities in the law and legal market trends.

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There were many prosecutions — and convictions — of Biglaw attorneys in last year, as Dan cited from story. Nearly all of them were federal crimes. One of the latest convictions was when a jury found Evan Greebel, Shkreli’s lawyer and a partner at a prestigious firm, guilty. 
It's official: Firm leaders say Andrews Kurth and Hunton & Williams will merge. It's another sign of growing market pressure on large firms to get even bigger  via @NYLawJournal
RT @TheNLJ: NOW: Robert Mueller has charged Alex Van der Zwaan, a former Skadden associate and son-in-law of the Russian oligar…
RT @NYLawJournal: Decision sets stage for $21M Cadwalader malpractice trial that could feature testimony from the owner of the Washin…
RT @AmericanLawyer: "During your time with us we supported you in every way we could and, I think, made you a legal star....You are now…
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