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Binham, Caroline
July 2007
Lawyer;7/23/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 29, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of law firms to offer associates increasing role in the management of the firm as part of the rivalry of firms to hire the best associates. Cited as an example is the decision of Allen & Overy (A&O) to have an associate sit on its weekly management committee meetings. Moreover, the firm is the first firm to raise the base salary of associates by 15 percent as a way of retaining them.


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