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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 CO, DC, IL, IN, IO and MN.

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In the News

Curtain Rising Monday in Bellwether Hip Device Trial

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : October 28, 2014

The first bellwether trials over alleged defects in Zimmer Holdings' recalled Durom Cup hip implant are moving ahead, with the first one set for Monday.

Who in Big Law Cut Checks for the Midterms?

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 28, 2014

The NLJ looks at how the legal industry supports certain interests and people, and where lobbying horsepower could focus in the coming years. In this report, we've highlighted midterm election contributions to three powerful members of Congress.

MDL Plaintiffs Claim Medical Device Co. Destroyed Evidence

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 16, 2014

Plaintiffs who claim medical device maker Zimmer sold them faulty hip replacements are asking a federal judge in Newark to impose spoliation sanctions against the company for allegedly destroying 5,500 examples of the device at issue.

NFL Defeats Ex-Players' Publicity Rights Lawsuits

Susan Beck : The Litigation Daily : October 13, 2014

Debevoise, representing the National Football League, convinced a federal judge in Minnesota that the works of NFL Films are not commercial speech and deserve First Amendment protection.

Minn. Judge Blocks Deal Between Target, Pharmacies

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : October 09, 2014

A proposed $183,000 class action settlement between Target Corp. and hundreds of pharmacies over alleged robo-texts has been blocked by a Minnesota federal judge who said the deal could result in much of the award reverting to the company.

In-House at Large Public Companies

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.

London Calling for US Firms, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 03, 2014

Gibson Dunn, Kaye Scholer and Paul Hastings all made major lateral hires in London this week by raiding their British brethren. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Complaint Alleges Money-Saving 'Memberships' Are a Scam

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : October 01, 2014

A Minnesota federal judge has refused to dismiss a proposed class action against a company that alleg-edly rips off consumers by selling “memberships” in supposed money-saving programs that instead result in unauthorized monthly credit card charges.

Broad & Bright Hires in Shanghai, Plans Tokyo, L.A. Launch

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : September 24, 2014

Peter Neumann, former Shanghai managing partner for Miami's Greenberg Traurig, will join the Chinese firm next week.

In-House Counsel Profile: Stepan Co.'s H. Edward Wynn

Lisa Holton : The National Law Journal : September 15, 2014

General Counsel H. Edward Wynn leads an eight-member team with outposts in Brazil, Europe and China.

Paul Hastings Helps Tate's Whip Up Private Equity Buyer

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 12, 2014

Thomas Kruger, a corporate partner with Paul Hastings in New York, earlier this month helped good friend Kathleen King sell her famous Tate's Bake Shop this week to private equity firm The Riverside Company. The deal marks the end of a long journey for King, who more than a decade ago lost the name to the company she founded in Southampton, N.Y.

Two Am Law Firms Advise on General Mills' Organic Food Buy

Jamille Sutton : The Am Law Daily : September 09, 2014

Faegre Baker Daniels is representing General Mills in its $820 million purchase of organic food company Annie's as the company looks to capitalize on the rapidly growing demand for organic and natural foods. Proskauer Rose is counseling Annie's.

Lure of the Legal Giants, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 07, 2014

Baker & McKenzie, Jones Day, Norton Rose Fulbright and Squire Patton Boggs all experienced churn to their robust partnership ranks in the first week of September; a high-profile in-house lawyer joins Ballard Spahr as a Bingham McCutchen partner heads the other way; and Milbank brings on a top federal prosecutor in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Merger (and Acquisition) Mania in Minneapolis

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 25, 2014

Indianapolis Legal Sector Humming Right Along

: The National Law Journal : August 25, 2014

Another Firm Iced: Arnold & Porter, Zuckerman Add Support to ALS Charity Campaign

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 22, 2014

Arnold & Porter and Zuckerman Spaeder were among a number of legal groups in Washington and elsewhere to take part in the ALS awareness-raising charity campaign that has gone viral on social-networking sites this month.

Checklists Can Help Firms Manage Vendors

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 21, 2014

Among the tips: use RFPs to vet potential vendors, and hold a kickoff party to establish expectations.

All-Star E-Discovery Panels at ILTA

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 11, 2014

U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck is among the luminaries at upcoming panels in Nashville.

Daring Designers, Such as Crocs, Defend Jury's Award to Apple

Scott Graham : The Recorder : August 08, 2014

A bevy of companies known for distinctive product designs are opposing Samsung's claim that it was penalized too harshly for infringing design patents for the iPhone and iPad.

The Careerist: Top 50 Mommy Firms

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : August 06, 2014

A look at the subtext behind Working Woman magazine's "50 best firms for women."

Plaintiffs Lawyers Split on RICO Case in Target Breach

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : August 06, 2014

The multidistrict litigation against Target Corp. over last year's massive data breach stumbled to the starting line, with the first consolidated class action filed on Friday.

Obama Names Record Number of Gay Federal Judges

Todd Ruger, John Council and John Pacenti : The National Law Journal : July 21, 2014

President Barack Obama's 11th nomination of an openly gay or lesbian lawyer to a federal district judgeship reflects both his declared mission to diversify the courts and the widespread cultural shift in acceptance of gays and lesbians in public life.

A Summer Surprise: Obama, Rubio And Cruz Agree On Gay Federal Judge Appointments

Todd Ruger, John Council and John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : July 20, 2014

Naming openly gay judges to district courts has given the judiciary wider perspective and a foundation from which circuit ­judges—and possibly a U.S. Supreme Court justice—could emerge.

Obama's Historic Role in Nominating Gay Judges

Todd Ruger, John Council and John Pacenti : Texas Lawyer : July 20, 2014

Robert Pitman's uncontroversial selection—Cornyn called Pitman's sexuality "irrelevant"—was Obama's 11th nomination of an openly gay or lesbian lawyer to a federal district judgeship.

Wal-Mart, Manufacturer Targeted in Air-Mattress Injury

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : July 15, 2014

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and an air mattress manufacturer have failed to free themselves fully from a lia-bility complaint brought by a Florida man who said he was injured when a new air mattress “popped” and collapsed under him.

The Churn: Baker and Quinn Expand, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 15, 2014

Baker & McKenzie heads to Brisbane, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan takes its litigation prowess to Houston and a trio of partners leave Kirkland & Ellis in our latest look at notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

NFL Players Union Scores Reversal in Pay Cap Case

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : June 20, 2014

The Eighth Circuit gave the NFL Players Association an opening to revive its $3 billion lawsuit accusing league owners of colluding to secretly cap salaries for the 2010 season. But the union's lawyers at Winston & Strawn and Latham & Watkins still face a long road to recovering any damages.

After 17 Years at Helm, a Law Firm Leader Steps Down

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 28, 2014

Alan Levin became Barnes & Thornburg's managing partner in 1997. Since then the Indianapolis-based Am Law 100 firm has grown to 522 lawyers. On Nov. 1, Levin will become chairman emeritus and make way for successor Robert Grand, a politically connected member of the firm's management committee.

Target Heads to Court Over Data Breach

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : May 13, 2014

This month’s resignation of Target Corp. chief executive officer Gregg Steinhafel came as a federal judge in Minnesota holds the first hearing in the lawsuits filed over the retailer’s data breach—although both sides have expressed interest in settling the litigation.

Fee Tracker: Bridgegate, Detroit and Apple

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 08, 2014

Gibson Dunn's Christie tab grows, Jones Day revs it up in Motown and filings by Goodwin Procter and Fried Frank hint at the Apple e-book fight's high cost.