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Baker & Daniels is an Indianapolis-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2012 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Baker & Daniels has 274 attorneys and is the 153rd largest firm in the United States.  With $175,500,000 in gross revenue in 2011, the firm placed 145th on The American Lawyer's 2012 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, CO, DC, IA, IL, IN, MN and NJ.

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Midlevel Associates Survey 41 -20 Job satisfaction
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In the News

Business Flowing in the Land of 10,000 Lakes

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 24, 2015

Minneapolis's legal sector is healthy these days, amid a strong local economy and a diverse array of corporate sectors providing law firms with a varied diet of business.

Indianapolis Moves Beyond Manufacturing

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 24, 2015

A strong job market, growth in life sciences and technology, and out-of-state work have put Indianapolis law firms in a good spot.

Big Deals

: The American Lawyer : August 24, 2015

Sidley Austin on the Hunt in LA, Plus More Lateral Moves

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : August 11, 2015

Manatt loses another partner to Sidley in Los Angeles; Debevoise makes do with a pair of IP departures; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Big Suits

David Bario, Susan Beck, Scott Flaherty, Marissa Kendall and Rebekah Mintzer : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

U.S. v. Rainey; Davies v. Broadcom; In the matter of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts; ACE Securities v. DB Structured Products; Cook v. Rockwell; Capitol Records v. Sirius XM; Gold v. Anthem

Big Deals

Jennifer Henderson : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

Deal Watch: Big Firms Feast on Billionaire's Deal Double

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : July 16, 2015

Several Global 100 firms picked up work this week on a pair of acquisitions by companies backed by billionaire Martin Franklin.

Kirkland Pro Joins Sports Analytics Shop, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 12, 2015

A Kirkland & Ellis corporate partner heads to a Silicon Valley sports analytics startup; Epstein Becker & Green snags some epic eyebrows; Morgan Lewis lands a structured transactions trio in London; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Amazon Loses Appeal Over Search Results

Patience Haggin : The Recorder : July 06, 2015

The Ninth Circuit said a trademark fight between the retail giant and a luxury watch manufacturer should go to trial.

Top Firms for Women for Equity and Power

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : June 19, 2015

Forty-four firms get WILEF's seal of approval.

Deal Watch: Am Law 100 Firms Flock to Pharma, as Kirkland and Skadden Snag China Work

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : June 18, 2015

Nearly a dozen billion-dollar deals were announced over the past week, ranging from homebuilders and retail buys to the privatization of a U.S.-listed Chinese technology company. At the same time, Am Law 100 firms had to look no further than the active pharmaceutical arena to add a few notable M&A engagements to their transactional ledger.

Minneapolis Scores High on the NLJ 350 Regional Report

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : June 16, 2015

The number of Minneapolis lawyers on the NLJ 350 survey jumped by 7.9 percent last year, the biggest gain among the top 25 markets in the country.

Hogan Lovells Wins Anthem Class Action Trial

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : June 15, 2015

After 13 years of litigation, Hogan Lovells has won a defense verdict for Anthem Inc., beating a class action brought by thousands of Connecticut state employees seeking nearly $100 million.

Master Questions $8M in Oil-Spill Payouts

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : June 15, 2015

A special master tasked with rooting out fraud in BP PLC's $9.9 billion oil-spill settlement has sought the return of nearly $8 million in awards paid to commercial fishermen and other businesses.

O'Melveny and Pillsbury Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 14, 2015

Willkie Farr, Winston & Strawn and Sheppard Mullin make hires from two struggling firms with California roots; Blank Rome bolts on an IP boutique in Houston; Fried Frank loses its last partner in Asia; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Dropping the F-Bomb on the Boss

Jenna Greene : Corporate Counsel : June 01, 2015

The NLRB says that in this case, it's fine, because it's protected speech.

Hogan Lovells Hires on Three Continents, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 30, 2015

Three partners head to Hogan Loveless; Fried Frank raids Kirkland & Ellis in London; another Dickstein Shapiro partner departs; a Florida firm goes on a hiring spree; and more notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Applegate Farms Sold for $775M

Jennifer Genova (compiled from ThomsonReuters Financial and other sources) : New Jersey Law Journal : May 28, 2015

Austin, Minnesota-based food manufacturing company Hormel announced on May 26 it has paid $775 million to acquire organic meats distributor Applegate Farms in Bridgewater.

Minority Ranks at Large Firms Show Little Growth

MP McQueen : The American Lawyer : May 28, 2015

The percentage of minorities at large law firms hasn't changed much in seven years, our Diversity Scorecard shows.

Jury Nixes Bellwether Case in Hip Implant MDL

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : May 12, 2015

The first federal bellwether trial in the Zimmer Durom Cup hip implant multidistrict litigation ended May 12 with a jury in Newark finding plaintiff Christine Brady's suit was time-barred by a one-year statute of limitations from her home state of Louisiana.

Three Firms See Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 11, 2015

McKenna Long & Aldridge, O'Melveny & Myers and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman see more partners peel away; a former Bingham McCutchen tax partner rejoins her former colleagues at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius; a Latham & Watkins antitrust litigator launches her own boutique; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Archer Daniels Midland Co.

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : May 11, 2015

The legal team at Archer Daniels Midland Co., the agricultural giant that turns grains into food ingredients, is helping the company refine its mix of businesses through a steady stream of acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures.

Openings in Bellwether Hip Implant Trial Focus on Timeliness

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : May 06, 2015

In the opening arguments of phase one of the first federal bellwether trial in the Zimmer Durom Cup hip implant multidistrict litigation, lawyers for both sides debated when plaintiff Christine Brady had notice of a potential claim related to her hip implant.

Hip Implant Cases in Federal and State Courts Head to Trial

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : May 05, 2015

A leading hip implant manufacturer facing about 400 products liability lawsuits goes to trial in two separate cases this month, starting on Wednesday with the first federal court suit.

Wilmer Bolsters Denver Office With Hogan Lovells Energy Partner

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : May 01, 2015

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr made another addition to its year-and-a-half-old Denver office with the hire of energy partner Andrew Spielman, former co-head of Hogan Lovells' energy practice.

Arent Fox Adds Real Estate Team, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 28, 2015

Another batch of lawyers departs McKenna Long & Aldridge ahead of its merger with Dentons; several Edwards Wildman Palmer legacy partners find new homes; Boies, Schiller & Flexner brings on a Justice Department veteran; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Labor Board Shields Online Rants

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : April 20, 2015

To some, a recent labor board ruling about social media marks the end of workplace civility. To others, it's a boost to protected speech.

Mike Stanchfield

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : April 06, 2015

When grocery company Supervalu Inc. teamed up with four other companies to acquire 18 Rainbow grocery stores for $65 million last year, it turned to top mergers-and-acquisitions lawyer and Faegre Baker Daniels partner Mike Stanchfield to put all the pieces together.

Counsel to Counsel in the Twin Cities

: The National Law Journal : April 06, 2015

The National Law Journal this week highlights lawyers who serve as outside counsel to some of the top in-house legal teams at companies based in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area.

Oil Refiners' Lobby Taps Crowell & Moring, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 03, 2015

Crowell & Moring's environmental and natural resources chair decamps for a key client; Fried Frank hires a new litigation chief; McGuireWoods adds a former top Milbank litigator in Los Angeles; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.