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, The Legal Intelligencer


Coudert Brothers. Brobeck Phleger & Harrison. Heller Ehrman. Thelen. Thacher Proffitt & Wood. Wolf Block. These names won't go down as the best managed institutions in history, all succumbing to various market forces and closing their doors. But law firms won't judge. After all, one firm's troubles are another firm's gain.

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