Big Law’s $1,000-Plus an Hour Club

February 23, 2011, Vanessa O’Connell, the Wall Street Journal. ¬†Valeo’s Attorney Hourly Rates and AFA Database was used as the primary source in identifying premier Partners, at the largest Firms globally, with the highest hourly billing rates and their clients. ¬†“Industrywide, Attorneys in finance-related practices such as M&A, Finance and Tax, tend to command a premium to their peers in other specialties”.