Professor Alberto Bernabe -
The John Marshall Law School
Monday, May 7, 2012
Article on the demise of mega firm Dewey & LeBoeuf
The law firm of Dewey & LeBoeuf was created in 2007 in the largest merger of law firms in history. During the past few weeks reports have been coming in that it is falling apart. Last week its partners were told
“to seek out alternative opportunities.” The firm is falling apart
because of financial problems. Here is a link to a short article in the New York Times that claims the firm's troubles "are only an extreme
version of those facing many other firms."