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Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 282
  • Gross Revenues: $345,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,225,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $3,025,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Boies, Schiller & Flexner is an Armonk-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Boies, Schiller & Flexner has 282 attorneys and is the 155th largest firm in the United States.  With $345,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 91st on The American Lawyer's 2015 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 0 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 91 0 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

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : November 30, 2015

Ropes & Gray and King & Spalding announce new partners; Herrick Feinstein, Baker & McKenzie and Arnold & Porter announce new hires; and Kevin Bernstein has been elected to chair Bond, Schoeneck & King's management committee, among other news.

JPMorgan Snags Skadden Partner, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 29, 2015

A year after rejoining Skadden, Cyrus Amir-Mokri heads to JPMorgan Chase; a top Squire Patton Boggs public policy partner departs; four Perkins Coie lawyers head in-house; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

AG, Fantasy Sports Companies Face Off in State Court

Jake Pearson : The Associated Press : November 27, 2015

A judge on Wednesday said he would not take long to rule on a motion by New York's top law enforcement official to stop the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies from operating following two hours of arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom.

The Guantánamo Bar: Lee Wolosky

Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : November 25, 2015

The new envoy for Guantánamo closure faces a big coalition-building job.

Am Law All-Stars Seek to Avert Daily Fantasy Sports Shutdown

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : November 25, 2015

Boies Schiller, Debevoise and Gibson Dunn took the lead for the two leading daily fantasy sports companies—DraftKings and FanDuel—in their bid to beat back New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's bid to ban them from operating in the Empire State.

Federal Judge Approves $125M Madoff Settlement

Celia Ampel : Daily Business Review : November 23, 2015

A New York federal judge approves the settlement with Citco Group for victims of Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme.

Schneiderman Appoints Two New Top Deputies

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : November 20, 2015

State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said he will rely on "two first-rate legal minds," Jason Brown and Janet Sabel, to replace a single aide who left the agency in September.

More Firms Earn Top Marks in Annual LGBT Equality Rankings

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : November 18, 2015

Nearly 100 law firms received top ratings from the Human Rights Campaign's Corporate Equality Index. The annual survey is meant to promote inclusive policies and benefits for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees.

Judge OKs Embryo Destruction in Bitter Divorce Case

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : November 18, 2015

Ex-husband Stephen Findley is protected by an agreement the couple signed during fertility treatment, the judge ruled.

Fantasy Sports Companies Challenge AG Ban in Court

David Bario and Jake Pearson : The Am Law Daily : November 16, 2015

Court papers filed in state Supreme Court in Manhattan on Friday show FanDuel and DraftKings are both seeking a judge's ruling on the legality of their business after Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent the companies cease-and-desist letters Tuesday, charging the games were in violation of state gambling laws.

Monday Mashup: Fee Fights, Celeb Settlements and Wilmer's Revolving Door

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : November 15, 2015

Hausfeld's curiously timed $120M settlement; why the city of San Francisco is paying Journey guitarist Neal Schon $290,000; another Wilmer partner lands a top SEC job. All this and more in The Lit Daily's take on under-the-radar legal news.

All Lawyered Up, Fantasy Sports Companies Take On NY AG

David Bario : The Am Law Daily : November 12, 2015

With help from Boies Schiller's David Boies, Gibson Dunn's Randy Mastro and others, DraftKings and FanDuel are girding for battle with New York's attorney general and a growing roster of opponents.

Final Appeal: The Race to Close Guantánamo

Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : November 02, 2015

A decade after lawyers gained access to the Guantánamo prison, the detainees' legal status remains grim—and time is running out.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : November 02, 2015

Cases recently filed in the Washington-area district courts.

Innocence Project Honors Young Professionals

: New York Law Journal : October 28, 2015

The Innocence Project and its Young Professionals Committee honored Boies, Schiller & Flexner partner Ian Dumain at the "Night Out" benefit Thursday.

Putnam DA's Charges Against Defense Attorney Again Dismissed

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : October 28, 2015

A state judge, for the second time, has dismissed a witness tampering and bribery indictment brought against attorney George Galgano, saying there was "simply no evidence" Galgano was involved in a conspiracy to prevent a woman from testifying that his client, a Westchester restaurant owner, had sexually assaulted her.

MDL Judge Hears Takata Air Bag Dismissal Motions

Celia Ampel : Daily Business Review : October 23, 2015

Attorneys for Takata and several major automakers argue vehicle owners who allege they took an economic hit by buying cars with defective Takata air bags should take advantage of a mass recall.

Lawyers, Jurors Assess DA's Strategy After Dewey Mistrial

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : October 23, 2015

Several defense attorneys said Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance would likely retry three Dewey & LeBoeuf executives, and they and some jurors suggested he pare down the indictment, present fewer witnesses and call in some accounting experts.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : October 19, 2015

Cases recently filed in the Washington-area district courts.

High Court Showdown in Google Books Case?

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : October 16, 2015

The decade-old legal battle over Google Inc.'s digital books project may finally be headed to the U.S. Supreme Court, setting up a first-ever matchup between Wilmer's Seth Waxman and Paul Smith of Jenner & Block.

Dershowitz's Attack Stance Softens During Deposition

Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : October 16, 2015

Civil rights lawyer Alan Dershowitz, a defendant in a defamation case, initially used the deposition to attack the plaintiff lawyers.

Amid IRS Case, Microsoft Touts Bartlit Beck in Surface Ad

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : October 12, 2015

When Microsoft Corp. wanted to show off its Surface tablet computer in a new online marketing campaign, the company looked no further than one of its own outside lawyers.

Steptoe Joins D.C. Law Firms That Chose to Stay Put

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 12, 2015

Another law firm has chosen to forgo packing up and starting anew. After a three-year-long real estate search, Steptoe & Johnson LLP says it has re-signed its lease for another 15 years. It has been in the building on Connecticut Avenue near Dupont Circle for 30 years.

Morning Wrap: What's Next for Dewey & LeBoeuf defendants?

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : October 08, 2015

The Dewey & LeBoeuf trial limps toward the finish with a partial acquittal. Will the jury hang? This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country.

Florida Bar President: Reciprocity Is Dead for Now

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : October 06, 2015

Florida Bar President Ramon Abadin acknowledged reciprocity is likely a dead issue this year.

Back to Basics on Supreme Court Opening Day—For Now

Marcia Coyle and Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : October 05, 2015

There were no missing pages in the 76-page "orders" list as there were a year ago. There was no rapid hunt through those pages by reporters scanning for a long-anticipated, high-profile issue of the year as there was with same-sex marriage. What a difference a year can make in the U.S. Supreme Court.

White Collar Crime

: New York Law Journal : September 28, 2015

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal, brought to you free by : "The FCA and Overpayments: 'Kane' Creates New Risks for Health Care Providers," "Federal Sentencing: The Impact of ABA Report and Amendments to Guideline for Economic Crimes," "The Challenge of Misplaced Whistleblower Incentives" and "Abacus Federal Savings Bank and the Dangers of Cooperation Without Representation."

Lippman Commission Calls for Uniform Discipline Standards

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : September 28, 2015

A commission appointed by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman recommended Friday that uniform standards for attorney discipline be adopted throughout New York state and follow guidelines developed by the American Bar Association.

Supreme Court's Patent Plate Is Empty—For Now

Scott Graham : The Recorder : September 25, 2015

After gorging itself on patent cases the last few years, IP lawyers figure the justices may want to push away from the table this term.

The 2015 Elite Trial Lawyers

: The National Law Journal : September 21, 2015

ALM is pleased to announce its recognition of 50 law firms from across the country that accomplished the largest awards for their plaintiff clients in 2015.