The 2011 Global 100: Most Profits Per Partner

Profits per partner among Global 100 firms averaged nearly $1.5 million in 2010. Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is at the top of this chart with a PPP over $4 million. Six firms had PPP over $3 million. Seventy firms topped $1 million. American firms represent nine of the top ten, and 18 of the top 20 firms. Slaughter and May is the highest-ranking non-American firm, coming in at number eight. Freshfields also makes the top 20 at number 19.