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Greedy Links: Professional Responsibility Edition

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By Brian Kumnick on May 01, 2009 4:09 PM

This week, a few notable instances of lawyers and law students forgetting the rules. Also, rankings time once again (this time for firms, not schools), the new job you really want, more anxiety for students, and Gordon Gekko returns!

Ethics Refresher Section

The State of the Profession

  • For those who found poring over and debating the U.S. News law school rankings frivolous and juvenile, we present the grown-up version: The Am Law 100 2009 was released this week.
  • Litination reports on the critical condition of the billable hour.

The Career Advice Never Really Changes

  • Still in associate-land? Keep your head down and don't ask for anything, says the National Law Journal.
  • Done with law, or want to be? Move to Sonoma and get $10,000 a month to eat, drink, blog, and tweet about wine for the Murphy-Goode Winery. You know, if you can convince them that your lawyering skills are in any way relevant.

Students: Please Continue To Panic


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