Greed is Good For Partners, Just Not For Associates:
Writing in the DC Bar's Washington Lawyer magazine, Arnold & Partner former managing partner (and current DC Bar President) James J. Sandman argues that it hurts partners, judges, the American people, and associates themselves to pay associates too much money. According to Sandman, high associate salaries are bad because they teach young lawyers that money is everything -- and even worse, they cut into the partnership's profits. (Hat tip: Lat)