Tuesday, May 14, 2019
American Lawyer, The Path to Big Law Equity Partnership Is Narrowing:
Twenty years ago, holding the partner title at an Am Law 100 firm usually meant sharing in the firm’s profits. That’s not the case any more. A new analysis of partner numbers by ALM Intelligence shows that among the Am Law 100, the percentage of equity partners has been steadily declining since 2000. That comes even as the nation’s top-grossing firms have been seeing steady growth since the Great Recession.