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Pa. Divorce Lawyer Disbarred After Disappearing in Texas

By Lizzy McLellan |

Caleb Bissett didn't just abandon his clients, but was a no-show at proceedings in his own divorce, the state disciplinary board found.

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High-Ranking Phila. Defender Claims He Was Demoted for Doing His Job

By P.J. D'Annunzio |

A high-ranking public defender has sued the Defender Association of Philadelphia, claiming its leader demoted and chastised him for pointing out that a fellow attorney in the organization was representing hundreds of children without a law license.

Jeffrey Moorad.

Morgan Lewis Doubles Down on Sports With Ex-Padres Owner

By Lizzy McLellan |

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius is stepping up its game in sports law with a splashy California hire and the creation of its newest industry group.

Why Don't Law Firms Like Experienced Managers?

By Chris Johnson |

Big Law is big business, but you might not know it from the way law firms pick their leaders.

3rd Circ. Sides Against Conservative Group Over Phila. Voter Lists

By P.J. D'Annunzio |

A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a case filed by conservative group the American Civil Rights Union, which had demanded that the Philadelphia City Commissioners remove the names of inmates from the city's voter registration rolls.

Hospital Hit With $3.2M Verdict in Montco Over Vein Implant Death

By P.J. D'Annunzio |

The family of a man who died after a vein implant designed to stop blood clots migrated to his heart and caused fatal cardiac arrest has won a $3.2 million verdict against a Montgomery County hospital.