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The 2010 NLJ 250

The National Law Journal

Attorney headcounts at the nation's largest 250 law firms dropped by 1.1% this year, marking a second consecutive year of decreases. It also was only the second time in the 33-year history of the NLJ 250 that back-to-back declines occurred. Leigh Jones, associate editor of The National Law Journal, highlights some of the details from this year's survey results.

See the full results of this year's NLJ 250 survey.

General Counsel Sandra Leung discusses the legal ramifications of Bristol-Myers Squibb's transformation into a "next-generation biopharmaceutical company."