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Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

  • Designation: Nashville
  • Head Count: 652
  • Gross Revenues: $332,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $510,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $490,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, is a Memphis-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2016 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, has 652 attorneys and is the 60th largest firm in the United States.  With $332,500,000 in gross revenue in 2015, the firm placed 99th on The American Lawyer's 2016 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AL, DC, FL, GA, LA, MS, TN and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 99 1 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 99 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 64 4 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 114 18 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 155 2 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 53 43 Summer programs

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Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : July 11, 2016

Labor and employment firm Ford & Harrison has opened a Charlotte office with two lateral partners, Angela Cummings and Julie Adams, from rival labor and employment firm Littler Mendelson.

Small Bump for Legal Jobs as U.S. Employment Shows Surprise Uptick

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : July 08, 2016

The U.S. legal industry's employment outlook remained mostly flat amid better-than-expected job growth in the overall American economy, according to the U.S. Department of Labor's latest jobs report.


: The National Law Journal : July 04, 2016

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

Reed Smith Rebuilds Partner Ranks, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Several new recruits join Reed Smith; Latham & Watkins welcomes a former Sullivan & Cromwell partner in New York; Gibson Dunn grabs one and loses another; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.


: The National Law Journal : June 27, 2016

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

David Gambrell

Mary Smith Judd | Special to the Daily Report : : June 23, 2016

History will note Senator David H. Gambrell's many political aspirations and contributions, state and national. Pedigree and achievements notwithstanding, Gambrell, now 85, actually might prefer to be described as a lawyer's lawyer and a family man.

Freed Howard Launches; and Other 'On the Move' News

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : June 21, 2016

Gary Freed has returned to running his own shop. He has just launched Freed Howard with F. Beau Howard, a senior associate at Chamberlain Hrdlicka.