IAFG wrote:no no, just outsourcing the heavy lifting in advance. if left to my own devices i would probably bid on K&E and whichever firms names' sounded fun. "lol freshfields... bid!"
yes freshfields does sound like the jungle gym ball pit of biglaw. unfortunately, it's still just biglaw.
My personal favorites, ranked according to "funness" of name alone:
1) Clifford Chance
2) Pillsbury Winthrop
3) Steptoe & Johnson
EDIT: and of course VENABLE LLP