Yesterday, Milbank became a trendsetter and blessed its attorneys with an unexpected salary increase. Refusing to be tardy to the party, McKool Smith has matched the scale for its hardworking billers.
McKool’s clients know it for its phenomenal intellectual property and bankruptcy work. Bankers will know McKool’s employees by the new smiles they’ll be brandishing under their masks at the bank teller’s table. At least, they would if people still used banks. They’ll probably just be getting the money directly deposited to their bank accounts, but that isn’t nearly as interesting of a mental picture.
(Turn to the next page to see the McKool Smith memo.)
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