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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.

Firm Rankings

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Midlevel Associates Survey 41 -20 Job satisfaction
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In the News

GCs Need to Be 'Solution Providers,' Not Just Lawyers

Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : May 02, 2016

Nestor Ho, vice president and general counsel for Silicon Labs, an Austin-based silicon, software and solutions provider, wants to do more than just fill the traditional role of a lawyer for his company.

Fox Rothschild Bets on Big Wealth, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 27, 2016

The Philadelphia-based firm bolts on smaller wealth management shops in California and Florida; Jenner & Block rebuilds its government contracts group; Sidley Austin hires MoFo's ERISA head; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Claims of Wood Pulp in Parmesan Cheese Spur 45 Class Actions

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : April 26, 2016

Nearly 45 lawsuits have been filed alleging that four brands labeled "100% Grated Parmesan Cheese" including Kraft and Wal-Mart's private brand fail to tell consumers that they actually contain fillers made from wood pulp.

Holland & Knight Adds Partner Quartet, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 11, 2016

Holland & Knight keeps hiring; Kirkland picks up one from Paul Weiss; Proskauer Rose reels in some heavy-hitters; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Ropes and Sidley Snag Weil Partners, Plus More Lateral Moves

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : April 06, 2016

A pair of PE partners leave Weil; a rare hire by Wachtell; big firms raid Cadwalader and Reed Smith; Jenner & Block, Jones Day and Schiff Hardin rotate practice leaders; Goodwin Procter goes to Paris; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Akin Gump Health Leader Heads In-House, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 14, 2016

New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center adds a high-ranking Akin Gump partner to serve as its new legal chief; a troubled Kaye Scholer partner departs; Kirkland makes another high-profile hire; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : March 14, 2016

Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

Windy City Welcomes Two Midsize Firms, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 07, 2016

K&L Gates and Sidley Austin disgorge partners to new Chicago offices for other firms; a bevy of moves at legal giants Baker & McKenzie and Norton Rose Fulbright; Schulte Roth bolts on a broker-dealer group; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Jones Day Taps King & Wood Mallesons Energy Duo in Beijing

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : March 01, 2016

Former Dewey & LeBoeuf lawyers Dirk Walker and Dina Yin both advise state-owned Chinese oil and gas companies on cross-border transactions.

Bouchard Opinion Highlights Fraud Issues in Merger Case

Tom McParland : Delaware Business Court Insider : February 25, 2016

The Delaware Court of Chancery last week ruled that claims for common-law fraud based on extracontractual statements and omissions may only be barred if certain provisions in an agreement reflect a clear promise from a buyer that it did not rely on representations outside the four corners of the parties' merger agreement.

The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Wilmer Soars in Revenue, Profits With High-Stakes Crisis Work

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : February 24, 2016

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr's ability to move the needle on $1 billion in business came easier in 2015 than it had in the past. The firm shot past its competitors in the Washington market with 6 percent growth in gross revenue, 9 percent growth in revenue per lawyer and a 12.8 percent jump in profits per partner. It was a departure from the Boston- and Washington-based law firm's results in the two previous years, when revenue decreased.

Mayer Brown Launches German PE Group, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 21, 2016

King & Wood Mallesons' private equity leader in Germany joins Mayer Brown; two more Edwards Wildman Palmer alums leave Locke Lord; Polsinelli keeps growing; Wachtell adds an e-discovery expert; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

K&L Gates Adds Down Under After Moscow Closure, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 15, 2016

After closing its Moscow office, K&L Gates doubles down in Australia; Greenberg Traurig grabs a Goodwin Procter securities litigator; high-powered lawyers leave Vinson & Elkins and Morgan Lewis in Houston; and other key additions from around The Am Law 200.

Movers: Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : February 08, 2016

New arrivals, lateral moves, and promotions in this week's column.

On the Move

David Ruiz : The Recorder : February 05, 2016

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

Survey: Skadden Is Best-Known U.S. Legal Brand Among GCs

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2016

Jones Day remains a stable second and DLA Piper and Morgan Lewis are moving up, according to a survey of general counsel by Acritas Research.

Greenberg Traurig Goes Beyond Rudy, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 21, 2016

Besides allying with Rudy Giuliani in an election year, Greenberg Traurig has hired several other notable partners this month; Orrick opens in Houston; Paul Weiss litigators start their own boutique; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

A Dentons Lawyer Gets Religion, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 13, 2016

Dentons keeps expanding, but one lawyer in Chicago seeks a higher power; Clark Hill merges in the Windy City; Wilson Elser expands in two states; Orrick makes a handful of key hires; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Cyber Litigation: The Next Big Thing?

Scott Flaherty : The American Lawyer : January 01, 2016

So far, massive breaches haven't translated into costly suits.

Show Me State Firms Land New Recruits, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Armstrong Teasdale, Bryan Cave, Husch Blackwell, Lathrop & Gage, Polsinelli and Stinson Leonard Street—a half-dozen Am Law 200 firms with Missouri roots—are hiring for the holidays.

Retiring Faegre Partner to Head Conservative Think Tank

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : December 23, 2015

John Hinderaker, a longtime litigation partner at Faegre Baker Daniels in Minneapolis and co-founder of popular conservative political blog Power Line, will retire at year's end and become president of the Center of the American Experiment.

Winner, Intellectual Property: Orrick

Nell Gluckman : The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015

Time after time, Orrick makes its name by saving the day.

Am Law Partner Takes Flight at Airbus, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 20, 2015

Five months after joining Greenberg Traurig, a new hire heads in-house; Baker & Hostetler bags two from Kenyon & Kenyon; Sidley Austin adds a new diversity manager; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Orrick and Kirkland Make Weil Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 16, 2015

Several Am Law 100 firms welcome new recruits from Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Debevoise hires from Sullivan & Cromwell on Hong Kong; Fox Rothschild expands in Minneapolis; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : December 07, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Big Suits

: The American Lawyer : November 30, 2015

United States v. Credit Agricole; Quadrant Structured Products v. Vertin; Chickasaw Nation v. U.S. Department of the Interior; Bard v. Gore

This Week's Deals

David Ruiz : The Recorder : November 05, 2015

A round-up of transactions involving Bay Area lawyers and companies.