Exodus of Dewey attorneys in full effect

At least 25 partners jump ship on Tuesday, associates and staff reportedly told their employment ends next week

It’s getting to the point where even the rats will want off the ship with the crew before it sinks. Another chapter was written yesterday in New York law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf’s well-chronicled collapse as a raft of rainmakers ran for the exits.

The embattled firm, which last week issued a WARN notice to its employees signaling that the firm may go under, lost at least 25 more partners yesterday.

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