Am Law 100 Firm Conducting Layoffs Among Partners, Counsel

Am Law 100 Firm Conducting Layoffs Among Partners, Counsel

Some partners and counsel at Am Law 100 firm Husch Blackwell are not having a very happy holiday this year. The firm has announced they are conducting layoffs among partners and counsel; no associates will be impacted by the cuts. And we were just telling you about all the jobs the legal sector lost…

Precise numbers of those getting pink slips in their stocking are hard to ascertain, though the firm has confirmed approximately 40 attorneys will be off their payroll in some combination of layoffs and retirement. That’s… a big loss in the most senior ranks of the firm. The cuts come only a year after Husch Blackwell acquired Wisconsin-based regional firm Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek — a move that launched the firm into the Am Law 100.

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