Category Archives: Legal Industry

Complete list of Canadian Attorney Look-Ups

I want to thank Christine DeLuca of Bennett  Jones SLP in Toronto for her sla-dleg listserv post of 9/10/2013, which provided great info on locating Canadian attorneys.   Among other things, Christine listed the attorney look-ups for each province and territory, and I have added … Continue reading

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Two more sources for legal staff compensation data

I added the LMA Roles and Compensation Survey and the AALL Salary Survey  to the list of sources for “Legal Staff” salary and benefits data in the Compensation entry.

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Compensation data for lawyers and those of us who work for them

Marianne H. Purzycki, the librarian at the Hildebrandt Institute, carefully reviewed, updated and reorganized the “Lawyers” section of the Compensation entry into three parts: Lawyers—Corporate Counsel;  Lawyers—Private Practice; and Legal Staff.  There were so many resources I put them into bulleted lists so it … Continue reading

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Inside source for law firm billing rate data

One more for the Law Firms entry:  I added the Serengeti Matter Benchmark Reports on WestlawNext to the list of sources for billing rate information.  Serengeti makes their real money analyzing law firm invoices for in-house counsel.   The Matter Benchmark … Continue reading

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Law Firms entry ready for 2012

We’re starting off 2012 with a bang — Marianne Purzycki, the librarian at the Hildebrandt Institute, carefully reviewed and updated the Law Firms entry.  I spent Monday afternoon entering Marianne’s suggestions, and the result is a much better entry.   Thank … Continue reading

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Week in Review: Holiday Edition

Happy holidays!  I didn’t do the best job keeping track of my edits this week, but new stuff includes: District of Columbia – Judicial Branch entry — Added the Daily Washington Law Reporter’s Opinions on Demand Service as a source for D.C. Superior Court Decisions … Continue reading

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Corporate counsel en Français

This week I was asked to identify the General Counsel of a French company.   The job got much easier once I learned that the French term for General Counsel is “Directeur Juridique.”  The term was not listed in Dahl’s or … Continue reading

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