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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
- Designation: Washington
- Head Count: 809
- Gross Revenues: $828,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,025,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,835,000
- Year Over Year Change: 0
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld is a Dallas-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld has 809 attorneys and is the 40th largest firm in the United States. With $828,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 32nd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2012 Global 100 survey, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld ranked as the 39th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, CO, DC, IL, London, NY, PA, TX and VA.
In the News
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : September 16, 2014
Dechert has hired former Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld Executive Director James N. Leary as its new chief operating officer, effective Monday.
: The National Law Journal : September 15, 2014
Katelyn Polantz : New York Law Journal : September 15, 2014
The NFL announced Wednesday it has hired former FBI director Robert Mueller III, of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, to investigate its handling of the caught-on-video assault by former player Ray Rice.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : September 15, 2014
Thomas Hale Boggs Jr., whose name became synonymous with Washington lobbying through the success and growth of his former firm Patton Boggs, died Sunday night.
Patience Haggin : The Recorder : September 12, 2014
With 400 lawyers in the state's major markets, a combined firm would be a formidable player. Still, it's not clear whether merger talks are serious.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : September 11, 2014
Gibson Dunn partner Stewart McDowell led Conversant's deal team in its sale to Alliance Data Systems.
Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : September 11, 2014
Prosperoware purchased LegalOasis' WorkSite software and got a book of business to boot.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : September 11, 2014
Clients often hire firms with whom they have a business connection, as Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr does with the NFL. But those choices must gain the trust of a scrutinizing public that seeks independent answers, such as in the Ray Rice investigation.
Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : September 09, 2014
Four senior judges in the District of Columbia's local trial and appellate courts are seeking reappointment: D.C. Court of Appeals Judge Warren King and D.C. Superior Court judges Kaye Christian, Brook Hedge and Judith Retchin.
Brian Baxter and Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : September 08, 2014
James Roome, a London-based managing partner, global financial restructuring cochair and executive board member at Bingham McCutchen, could lead an overseas exodus of international partners from the firm should it push forward with merger talks with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Roome's potential departure from Bingham would be a huge blow to the firm, which recently revamped its leadership structure and compensation system after a tough year financially in 2013.
: The National Law Journal : September 08, 2014
New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.
: The American Lawyer : September 05, 2014
Our 11th annual awards honor distinctive careers and public service.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : September 05, 2014
The private right of action under Section 22 of the Commodities Exchange Act must be based on commodities transactions within the United States, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit held Thursday.
: The National Law Journal : September 01, 2014
Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : September 01, 2014
"I think Texas will look back in judicial history and recognize her as one of the ones who revolutionized the way the courts interacted with the public," said David Slayton, administrative director of the Texas Office of Court Administration.
Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : September 01, 2014
"She's hell on wheels," said Mark Sales, a partner in Diamond McCarthy about Kim Askew. "She's smart, incredibly prepared, hard-working."
Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : August 29, 2014
A remarkable transformation is taking place among The Am Law 100 as nearly one in four firms takes on a new leader.
: New York Law Journal : August 28, 2014
Steptoe & Johnson, Hiscock & Barclay and Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center are among the firms and organizations announcing new hires.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 27, 2014
Michael McGuinness, a corporate partner and former head of the Latin American M&A practice at Shearman & Sterling in New York, has left the firm for Jones Day, which over the past year has sought to slake its thirst for south-of-the-border clients by opening an office in Miami and making key lateral hires.
Susan Hansen : The American Lawyer : August 27, 2014
The Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld partner became a household name as an adviser to President Bill Clinton.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 22, 2014
Weil, Gotshal & Manges debt capital markets partner Gil Strauss has decamped for Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in London; Bank of America adds an Akin Gump partner; a Debevoise & Plimpton partner joins the U.S. State Department; and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : August 22, 2014
Dynegy Inc. will buy power plants and other assets from Duke Energy Corp. and private equity firm Energy Capital Partners in two separate deals worth a combined value of $6.25 billion. Skadden, White & Case, Bracewell & Giuliani and Latham & Watkins are all advising.
Aric Press : The American Lawyer : August 21, 2014
A Washington white-collar partner sets the standard for death penalty trial work. There's room for others to follow.
Valori Corral-Nava : The American Lawyer : August 20, 2014
The honorees selected by The American Lawyer have had distinguished careers that include public service. Law firm leaders have exhibited extraordinary stewardship of their firm.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : August 18, 2014
A federal bankruptcy judge on Monday delayed briefing to give plaintiffs attorneys suing General Motors Co. over ignition-switch defects time to file a consolidated complaint.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 15, 2014
Two more Bingham McCutchen partners depart in Washington, D.C., Jones Day loses two in the Midwest, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett hires in New York and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : August 13, 2014
A suit brought by an attorney against a real estate developer claiming construction delays on his condominium caused financial harm has resulted in a finding by a Manhattan judge that the developer was not liable for the lawyer's increased mortgage costs.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 12, 2014
Dechert, LeClairRyan, Lowenstein Sandler and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman all announced plans for new offices within the past week, in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Todd Ruger : The National Law Journal : August 11, 2014
The Senate confirmed federal judges at a faster rate in the past five months than at any time during President Barack Obama's administration — significantly reducing the number of vacancies on the nation's courts.
Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : August 11, 2014
"Looking back, it was a lot of fun. I love what I do, and I love negotiation with reasonable business people and lawyers, and it was fun," said Michael Byrd, partner in Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld in Houston.