The Top 10 Most Influential Lawyers in the World

This list complied taking into account results from  the Time 100 – “100 most influential people in the world”. Most of the lawyers on this list are now pursuing alternative careers as politicians, leaders or serving their nation’s government. This list takes into account people who hold a law degree irrespective of the fact that…

7 Reasons to Study Law

[Culled from Keystone Academic Solutions Credit: S.M. Audsley] Lady Justice stands with her blindfold on, holding a sword in one hand and a balance in another. She represents the Roman personification of justice and her blindfold demonstrates her impartiality: her balance is even, and her hand on the sword will dispense justice only after the…

Big Law Firms Raise Starting Salaries

[Culled from Keystone Academic Solutions. Credit: Alyssa Walker] Good news for recent law grads looking to land an associate’s position at a large, national firm. You may be able to pay back those loans sooner than you think. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that big law firms will increase their starting salaries to $190,000…