Dewey’s Downfall.

In his 2013 New Yorker Article on Dewey & Leboeuf’s downfall, James Stewart details how Ralph Ferrara expanded the firm’s reach into securities litigation. Ferrara negotiated a $16 Million signing bonus and a guaranteed $1.6 Million salary. Luckily, Ferrara brought in $40 Million for a single case in his first year. Successful strategy. Right? Should … Continue reading Dewey’s Downfall.