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Arnold & Porter is a Washington-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Arnold & Porter has 720 attorneys and is the 53rd largest firm in the United States. With $686,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 43rd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2013 Global 100 survey, Arnold & Porter ranked as the 51st highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, CO, DC, London, NY and VA.
In the News
Amaris Elliott-Engel : The National Law Journal : October 22, 2014
The federal judge presiding over multidistrict litigation in which more than 60,000 women allege they were injured by transvaginal mesh has approved a confidential settlement fund to resolve some of the claims against American Medical Systems Inc.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : October 22, 2014
First District Justice Peter Siggins said trial court should consider whether Century City's Initiative Legal Group is entitled to any fees after it claimed $5 million of a $6 million settlement.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 21, 2014
Plaintiffs attempting to win sanctions and gain an advantage at an upcoming trial over terror attacks in Jerusalem have been rebuffed by Southern District Magistrate Judge Ronald Ellis, who said there was no proof to support allegations the PLO and the Palestinian Authority intentionally withheld documents.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : October 20, 2014
The downsizing trend for office space continues but is starting to slow as many firms already have given up space per lawyer to save money, according to the latest survey by commercial real estate services company Jones Lang LaSalle.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 20, 2014
Washington's ocean of law firm square footage has decreased in size in recent years, but the city has one of the tightest office building markets in the country, according to a new study to be published Tuesday.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : October 17, 2014
Lorenzo Salhi's lawyers claim he's owed millions after PNY Technologies bought out his company and then cut him loose.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 16, 2014
Lawyers for police unions who want to upset New York City's settlement of litigation over police stop-and-frisk practices ran into some tough questions Wednesday at the Second Circuit.
Tony Mauro : Legal Times : October 16, 2014
Surrounded by friends, rivals, judges, family and even some clients, former solicitor general Paul Clement celebrated an enviable milestone Wednesday night: his 75th oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court. “I learned from Ted Olson that you have to celebrate life's events,” Clement said.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 15, 2014
Over the objection of plaintiffs' lawyers in New York City's stop-and-frisk litigation, circuit judges Jose Cabranes, Barrington Parker and John Walker—the panel who had blocked Southern District Judge Shira Scheindlin's liability and remedial rulings last year—will hear arguments on Wednesday.
Michael D. Goldhaber : The American Lawyer : October 15, 2014
Our first survey of pro bono efforts among non-U.S. global firms shows good effort—and room for improvement.
Chris Serico : New York Law Journal : October 14, 2014
As a prosecutor, corporation counsel, litigator for major corporate clients or advocate for the neglected, the underserved or the overlooked, he has been driven by a passion to see justice done.
: New York Law Journal : October 14, 2014
In this Special Report, the New York Law Journal honors attorneys in three categories: Lifetime Achievement, Public Service and Pro Bono. The trait shared by all is commitment well beyond the billable hour—to upholding the Constitution and civil rights, to leveling the playing field, to improving the courts and to protecting the vulnerable.
: The National Law Journal : October 13, 2014
Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : October 13, 2014
First-year associates in the largest U.S. law firms in major cities have come to expect base salaries of $160,000, but many find themselves falling short of that benchmark.
Saranac Hale Spencer : The Legal Intelligencer : October 10, 2014
Cases alleging that GlaxoSmithKline's antidepressant drug Paxil caused birth defects that have been in limbo between state and federal court are to be heard in state court, the Third Circuit has ruled.
David Bario : The Litigation Daily : October 09, 2014
Thanks to an earlier decision by the Second Circuit that lowered the requirements for asserting whistleblower claims under Sarbanes-Oxley, JPMorgan Chase must again face allegations that it fired a former vice president for raising suspicions about a favored client.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : October 09, 2014
Capping years of litigation over an arbitration gone awry, Remele helped secure an estimated $800 million victory for Seagate in a trade secrets battle with rival hard drive maker Western Digital.
Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : October 08, 2014
A surge in dealmaking boosted the top and bottom lines for the world's top-grossing firms, which experienced steady if unspectacular growth in 2013.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : October 08, 2014
Despite efforts by appellate heavyweight Lisa Blatt of Arnold & Porter to engineer a reversal, Western Digital Corp. and one of its employees came up short again on Wednesday in their bid to undo a blockbuster arbitration victory for Seagate Technology.
: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014
Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 07, 2014
Bingham McCutchen has one partner left in London following the departure of a restructuring specialist for King & Spalding, which lost the founder of its London office to General Electric. Meanwhile, Schiff Hardin heads to Dallas, along with other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 02, 2014
A federal judge in Newark, N.J. ordered 57 cases in the multidistrict litigation over blood-thinning drug Plavix remanded to California after rejecting claims that the plaintiffs fraudulently joined a distributor of the drug to defeat diversity jurisdiction.
Katelyn Polantz and Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : September 29, 2014
When Eric Holder Jr., the country's first black attorney general, said he would resign after nearly six years at the Justice Department, the announcement revved up the next question: Would the former litigator turned controversial political figure return to Big Law?
: The National Law Journal : September 29, 2014
Al-Qaida spokesman Sulaiman Abu Ghayth received a life sentence on Sept. 23 for urging Muslim men to join a relentless war of terror against the United States. Plus more from NLJ.com and other ALM publications.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : September 29, 2014
Scott & Scott, Robins Kaplan and Robbins Geller didn't end up getting the billions in damages they were seeking in a class action alleging that private equity firms fixed the prices of leveraged buyouts. But you wouldn't know it from the bold attorneys fee request they made on Friday.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : September 25, 2014
Siding with lawyers at Williams & Connolly, a state court jury in Maryland awarded patent licensing company Mirowski Family Ventures $309.3 million after a two-week trial.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : September 24, 2014
The Illinois Supreme Court is ready to take another look at a $10 billion tobacco verdict against Philip Morris that it threw out a decade ago, only to have a lower court reinstate the verdict this April based on evidence that came out after trial.
: The National Law Journal : September 22, 2014
Civil rights advocate Debo Adegbile is joining Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr as a litigator in the New York office, the firm said last week. Plus more in this week's column.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : September 17, 2014
The Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence has sued several online businesses for selling ammunition and other equipment to James Holmes, charged with fatally shooting 12 people and injuring dozens more at a Colorado movie theater.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : September 17, 2014
Another Washington law firm will relocate near Mt. Vernon Square. Venable, among the city's 20 largest law offices, announced Wednesday it will move to 600 Massachusetts Ave. N.W. in early 2017.