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Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 263
  • Gross Revenues: $330,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,255,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $2,975,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

Boies, Schiller & Flexner is an Armonk-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Boies, Schiller & Flexner has 263 attorneys and is the 167th largest firm in the United States.  With $330,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 91st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, FL, MA, NH, NJ, NV and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 91 1 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 91 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 167 -3 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 139 -139 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard NR N/A Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 51 23 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

BAR-ometer: Coming Soon to a Courtroom Near You …

: The Recorder : December 19, 2014

Internal Dispute at Napoli Bern Spawns More Litigation

: New York Law Journal : December 19, 2014

Internal disputes at Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik continue to roil the 80-attorney personal injury firm.

Consumer-Fraud Suit Over Vegan Mayonnaise Shelved

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 19, 2014

Weeks after consumer-products company Unilever made national headlines by suing an upstart company that makes vegan mayonnaise for alleged false labeling, the suit is history.

Panel Allows Challenge to Prenup's Fee Waiver

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : December 19, 2014

The Appellate Division, First Department, has allowed a non-monied spouse to challenge a standard provision in prenuptial agreements where each party waives claims against the other for attorneys' fees.

UFC Looks for Big Hitters to Batter Antitrust Suit

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 18, 2014

Slapped with a $100 million antitrust suit this week by a group of ex-fighters backed by a formidable team of plaintiffs lawyers, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and its Las Vegas-based parent company Zuffa LLC have commenced a beauty contest involving several top firms flexing their legal muscle in an effort to secure the lucrative defense work.

UFC Looks for Big Hitters to Batter Antitrust Suit

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 18, 2014

Slapped with a $100 million antitrust suit this week by a group of ex-fighters backed by a formidable team of plaintiffs lawyers, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and its Las Vegas-based parent company Zuffa LLC have commenced a beauty contest involving several top firms flexing their legal muscle in an effort to secure the lucrative defense work.

Unilever Drops False Ad Lawsuit Against Just Mayo

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 18, 2014

Unilever, the maker of Hellmann's Real Mayonnaise, abruptly dismissed its own false advertising suit against eggless mayonnaise upstart Just Mayo.

Litigators of the Week: William Isaacson and Karen Dunn of Boies, Schiller & Flexner

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 18, 2014

Plaintiffs lawyers kept a billion-dollar antitrust class action against Apple smoldering for a whole decade, until Isaacson and Dunn stepped in to douse the flames.

Boies Schiller Takes On Forbes Over Mexican Corruption List

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 17, 2014

Days after David Boies threatened major media organizations over hacked Sony emails, his firm has picked another fight with a respected news outlet, accusing Forbes of publishing "a hit piece of the worst sort" about an aide to former Mexican President Felipe Calderón.

Raising Red Card, Kirkland Partner Quits FIFA Probe

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 17, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis partner and former top federal prosecutor Michael Garcia stepped down from his role as head of the investigatory branch of FIFA's ethics committee after the organization declined to consider his protest.

Filing Deadline Sets Up Race for Florida Bar President-Elect

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : December 16, 2014

It's official: West Palm Beach's David Prather will take on Tampa's William Schifino Jr. in the race to be decided in March.

Ex-Sony Pictures Employees Sue Over Exposure of Hacked Data

Ross Todd : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

The proposed class action is the first spawned by last month's cyberattack on Sony.

Jury Delivers Quick Win to Apple in $1 Billion iPod Antitrust Case

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

After deliberating just a few hours, the Oakland jury decided a 2006 iTunes update benefitted consumers.

Apple Wins Antitrust Trial Over iPod Update

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

The jury's quick verdict Tuesday morning was a bust for plaintiffs lawyers at Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd, who'd sought as much as $1 billion.

Morning Wrap: YouTube in the Ninth Circuit, and E-Books in the Second

Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : December 16, 2014

Apple's defending its e-Books deal with publishers, lawyers for YouTube fight over copyright issues and tech companies pile on in support of Microsoft in a dispute over a search warrant for email in Ireland. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.

The Morning Wrap

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : December 15, 2014

A round-up of news from ALM affiliated publications and news outlets around the country: less money for federal legal services contractors, U.S. Supreme Court to hear case on ban on life sentences for juveniles, Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. taking on news organizations over breach and a U.S. government shutdown averted.

Boies Schiller Confronts Media on Sony Data Breach

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 15, 2014

In response to an onslaught of reports about Sony's hacked documents, Boies, Schiller & Flexner's David Boies has sent a letter to news outlets demanding they stop using and destroy what he calls "stolen information." Whether the letter will have any effect remains to be seen.

Point Pleasant Beach Parking Ticket Tossed for NJ Attorney

Jennifer Genova and Lalita Clozel : New Jersey Law Journal : December 15, 2014

New Jersey attorney Kevin Walsh won't have to pay $48 to the Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., parking authorities, but Ocean County Superior Court judge Rochelle Gizinski refused to spare others in the same predicament.

Lehman Trustee Takes Barclays Fight to Supreme Court

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 15, 2014

Monday's petition—should the Supreme Court grant it—raises the prospect of a high court showdown between former U.S. solicitor general Paul Clement and David Boies of Boies, Schiller & Flexner over Barclays' firesale acquisition of Lehman Brothers' brokerage business.

INADMISSIBLE: 'Radical Change' at New Pillsbury Office

: The National Law Journal : December 15, 2014

The downsizing to a new office building follows a number of Washington firms that have reduced their footprints in recent years. Plus more in this week's column.

Lawyers Trade Last Blows in Apple Antitrust Trial

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 15, 2014

Case hinges on a 2006 update that blocked iPods from playing rival music files.

Wintry Windfall: Cahill Rewards Associates With Bigger Bonuses

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 12, 2014

The Am Law 100's year-end associate bonus bonanza continued Friday as Cahill Gordon & Reindel once again blew past its competitors by rewarding its junior lawyers with a whopping wintry windfall ranging from $15,000 to $115,000.

Sullivan & Cromwell, Cleary Meet Davis Polk on Associate Bonuses

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 11, 2014

Sullivan & Cromwell and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton match Davis Polk & Wardwell's associate bonuses, surpassing the market standard for midlevel associates.

Get It While You Can

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : December 10, 2014

What's up with all these eye-popping bonuses?

On the Move

: The American Lawyer : December 10, 2014

Two Kirkland & Ellis partners have departed, moving to Willkie Farr and Bristol-Myers Squibb; Chadbourne & Parke has added a former U.S. ambassador to Uruguay; and other moves.

FDA Chief of Staff Leaves for Boies Schiller

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : December 09, 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's chief of staff is heading to Boies, Schiller & Flexner in Washington. The firm announced on Tuesday it hired Lisa Barclay as counsel to focus on litigation and regulatory law.

Skadden Adds Top French Dealmaker, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 09, 2014

A leading French M&A lawyer heads to Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Paris; King & Spalding brings back a former partner and sees its M&A cohead head to the NFL; Squire Patton Boggs makes it rain Down Under and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

New iPod Owner Passes Muster as Class Rep

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 09, 2014

The last-minute substitution has made the $1 billion antitrust case a "circus," said Apple lawyer William Isaacson of Boies, Schiller & Flexner.

Herbalife to Settle Case Claiming Pyramid Scheme

Lalita Clozel : The National Law Journal : December 08, 2014

A judge has granted preliminary approval of a $15 million settlement between Herbalife, Ltd. and several former distributors accusing the dietary supplement of running a "pyramid scheme."

Judge Strikes Class Rep in Middle of Apple Antitrust Trial

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 08, 2014

U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers gave plaintiffs lawyers until Tuesday to find a substitute iPod purchaser.

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Boies Schiller & Flexner Llp

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  • Gross Revenues: N/A
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: N/A
  • Profits Per Partner: N/A
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Boies Schiller & Flexner L is an USA-based law firm.  

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 NR N/A Gross revenue
NLJ 250 NR N/A Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard NR N/A Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard NR N/A Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

BAR-ometer: Coming Soon to a Courtroom Near You …

: The Recorder : December 19, 2014

Internal Dispute at Napoli Bern Spawns More Litigation

: New York Law Journal : December 19, 2014

Internal disputes at Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik continue to roil the 80-attorney personal injury firm.

Consumer-Fraud Suit Over Vegan Mayonnaise Shelved

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 19, 2014

Weeks after consumer-products company Unilever made national headlines by suing an upstart company that makes vegan mayonnaise for alleged false labeling, the suit is history.

Panel Allows Challenge to Prenup's Fee Waiver

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : December 19, 2014

The Appellate Division, First Department, has allowed a non-monied spouse to challenge a standard provision in prenuptial agreements where each party waives claims against the other for attorneys' fees.

UFC Looks for Big Hitters to Batter Antitrust Suit

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 18, 2014

Slapped with a $100 million antitrust suit this week by a group of ex-fighters backed by a formidable team of plaintiffs lawyers, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and its Las Vegas-based parent company Zuffa LLC have commenced a beauty contest involving several top firms flexing their legal muscle in an effort to secure the lucrative defense work.

UFC Looks for Big Hitters to Batter Antitrust Suit

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 18, 2014

Slapped with a $100 million antitrust suit this week by a group of ex-fighters backed by a formidable team of plaintiffs lawyers, the Ultimate Fighting Championship and its Las Vegas-based parent company Zuffa LLC have commenced a beauty contest involving several top firms flexing their legal muscle in an effort to secure the lucrative defense work.

Unilever Drops False Ad Lawsuit Against Just Mayo

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 18, 2014

Unilever, the maker of Hellmann's Real Mayonnaise, abruptly dismissed its own false advertising suit against eggless mayonnaise upstart Just Mayo.

Litigators of the Week: William Isaacson and Karen Dunn of Boies, Schiller & Flexner

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 18, 2014

Plaintiffs lawyers kept a billion-dollar antitrust class action against Apple smoldering for a whole decade, until Isaacson and Dunn stepped in to douse the flames.

Boies Schiller Takes On Forbes Over Mexican Corruption List

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 17, 2014

Days after David Boies threatened major media organizations over hacked Sony emails, his firm has picked another fight with a respected news outlet, accusing Forbes of publishing "a hit piece of the worst sort" about an aide to former Mexican President Felipe Calderón.

Raising Red Card, Kirkland Partner Quits FIFA Probe

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 17, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis partner and former top federal prosecutor Michael Garcia stepped down from his role as head of the investigatory branch of FIFA's ethics committee after the organization declined to consider his protest.

Filing Deadline Sets Up Race for Florida Bar President-Elect

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : December 16, 2014

It's official: West Palm Beach's David Prather will take on Tampa's William Schifino Jr. in the race to be decided in March.

Ex-Sony Pictures Employees Sue Over Exposure of Hacked Data

Ross Todd : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

The proposed class action is the first spawned by last month's cyberattack on Sony.

Jury Delivers Quick Win to Apple in $1 Billion iPod Antitrust Case

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

After deliberating just a few hours, the Oakland jury decided a 2006 iTunes update benefitted consumers.

Apple Wins Antitrust Trial Over iPod Update

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 16, 2014

The jury's quick verdict Tuesday morning was a bust for plaintiffs lawyers at Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd, who'd sought as much as $1 billion.

Morning Wrap: YouTube in the Ninth Circuit, and E-Books in the Second

Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : December 16, 2014

Apple's defending its e-Books deal with publishers, lawyers for YouTube fight over copyright issues and tech companies pile on in support of Microsoft in a dispute over a search warrant for email in Ireland. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.

The Morning Wrap

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : December 15, 2014

A round-up of news from ALM affiliated publications and news outlets around the country: less money for federal legal services contractors, U.S. Supreme Court to hear case on ban on life sentences for juveniles, Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. taking on news organizations over breach and a U.S. government shutdown averted.

Boies Schiller Confronts Media on Sony Data Breach

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 15, 2014

In response to an onslaught of reports about Sony's hacked documents, Boies, Schiller & Flexner's David Boies has sent a letter to news outlets demanding they stop using and destroy what he calls "stolen information." Whether the letter will have any effect remains to be seen.

Point Pleasant Beach Parking Ticket Tossed for NJ Attorney

Jennifer Genova and Lalita Clozel : New Jersey Law Journal : December 15, 2014

New Jersey attorney Kevin Walsh won't have to pay $48 to the Point Pleasant Beach, N.J., parking authorities, but Ocean County Superior Court judge Rochelle Gizinski refused to spare others in the same predicament.

Lehman Trustee Takes Barclays Fight to Supreme Court

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : December 15, 2014

Monday's petition—should the Supreme Court grant it—raises the prospect of a high court showdown between former U.S. solicitor general Paul Clement and David Boies of Boies, Schiller & Flexner over Barclays' firesale acquisition of Lehman Brothers' brokerage business.

INADMISSIBLE: 'Radical Change' at New Pillsbury Office

: The National Law Journal : December 15, 2014

The downsizing to a new office building follows a number of Washington firms that have reduced their footprints in recent years. Plus more in this week's column.

Lawyers Trade Last Blows in Apple Antitrust Trial

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 15, 2014

Case hinges on a 2006 update that blocked iPods from playing rival music files.

Wintry Windfall: Cahill Rewards Associates With Bigger Bonuses

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 12, 2014

The Am Law 100's year-end associate bonus bonanza continued Friday as Cahill Gordon & Reindel once again blew past its competitors by rewarding its junior lawyers with a whopping wintry windfall ranging from $15,000 to $115,000.

Sullivan & Cromwell, Cleary Meet Davis Polk on Associate Bonuses

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : December 11, 2014

Sullivan & Cromwell and Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton match Davis Polk & Wardwell's associate bonuses, surpassing the market standard for midlevel associates.

Get It While You Can

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : December 10, 2014

What's up with all these eye-popping bonuses?

On the Move

: The American Lawyer : December 10, 2014

Two Kirkland & Ellis partners have departed, moving to Willkie Farr and Bristol-Myers Squibb; Chadbourne & Parke has added a former U.S. ambassador to Uruguay; and other moves.

FDA Chief of Staff Leaves for Boies Schiller

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : December 09, 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's chief of staff is heading to Boies, Schiller & Flexner in Washington. The firm announced on Tuesday it hired Lisa Barclay as counsel to focus on litigation and regulatory law.

Skadden Adds Top French Dealmaker, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 09, 2014

A leading French M&A lawyer heads to Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Paris; King & Spalding brings back a former partner and sees its M&A cohead head to the NFL; Squire Patton Boggs makes it rain Down Under and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

New iPod Owner Passes Muster as Class Rep

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 09, 2014

The last-minute substitution has made the $1 billion antitrust case a "circus," said Apple lawyer William Isaacson of Boies, Schiller & Flexner.

Herbalife to Settle Case Claiming Pyramid Scheme

Lalita Clozel : The National Law Journal : December 08, 2014

A judge has granted preliminary approval of a $15 million settlement between Herbalife, Ltd. and several former distributors accusing the dietary supplement of running a "pyramid scheme."

Judge Strikes Class Rep in Middle of Apple Antitrust Trial

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : December 08, 2014

U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers gave plaintiffs lawyers until Tuesday to find a substitute iPod purchaser.