Chadbourne & Parke Law Firm Profile

More Profiles:
Choose A Law Firm

IN-DEPTH RESEARCH REPORT
on Chadbourne & Parke LLP

  • - Financial Information
  • - Compensation
  • - Billing Rates
  • - Lateral Partner Moves
  • - Pro bono
  • - Key Contacts

Chadbourne & Parke LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 345
  • Gross Revenues: $254,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $735,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,110,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -12

Chadbourne & Parke is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Chadbourne & Parke has 345 attorneys and is the 126th largest firm in the United States.  With $254,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 122nd on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2003 Global 100 survey, Chadbourne & Parke ranked as the 96th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, NY and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 122 -12 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 121 -4 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 59 29 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 39 -10 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 108 -10 Summer programs

In the News

Prosecutors Push Back Against Menendez in Corruption Case

Charles Toutant : The National Law Journal : August 31, 2015

In a sharp rejoinder to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez's effort to dismiss his corruption indictment, the U.S. Department of Justice said last week the New Jersey Democrat is interpreting the U.S. Constitution's speech or debate clause broadly to immunize criminal activity.

DOJ Says Menendez Trying to 'Rewrite History' With Defense

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : August 25, 2015

In a sharp rejoinder to motions by U.S. Senator Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, to dismiss his corruption indictment, the U.S. Department of Justice said the senator is interpreting the Speech or Debate Clause broadly to immunize criminal activity.

DOJ Responds to Menendez Motions to Dismiss Indictment

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : August 24, 2015

Replying to a flurry of motions by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, seeking to dismiss his corruption indictment, the U.S. Department of Justice has denied the senator's accusations of perjury and grand jury abuse.

Remembering White House Rejects Who Shaped Big Law

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

One thing is certain about the 2016 presidential race: It's going to leave a lot of former Republican candidates looking for something to do. Luckily they've got some role models.

Bienvenidos a Mexico, Mayer Brown

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : August 12, 2015

The firm announced Wednesday that it has formally hung up a shingle in Mexico City, where the firm will serve clients capitalizing on Mexico's unfolding energy sector reform.

Kirkland Makes Two Big Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 03, 2015

Kirkland & Ellis makes a pair of key additions in New York and London from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer; Lewis Brisbois expands again; one partner joins his fourth firm within a year; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Judge Declines to Dismiss Claims Against Proskauer and Chadbourne

Anita Abedian : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

The two firms, along with Greenberg Traurig and Hunton & Williams, are still fighting claims that they helped facilitate R. Allen Stanford's Ponzi scheme.

INADMISSIBLE: D.C. Lawyer for Cosby Takes to the Press

: The National Law Journal : July 27, 2015

A lawyer for entertainer Bill Cosby is fighting back in the forum that may matter to him most: the court of ­public opinion. Plus more in this week's column.

Holland & Knight, Ex-Partner Continue Battle Over Payments

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : July 24, 2015

After Holland & Knight moved to preserve its share of $500,000 in fees awarded to former partner Charles Gibbs in two trust and estate matters, Gibbs shot back with a claim that the firm still owes him more than $1 million in compensation.

The American Lawyer Names 2015 Global Legal Award Winners

Michael D. Goldhaber : The Am Law Daily : July 23, 2015

The contest attracted 225 strong entries across 30 categories, and honors firms and legal departments involved in the globe's most distinguished deals, disputes and social initiatives.

Records Show $2.4 Million in Schneiderman War Chest

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

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has nearly as much money in his campaign fund—3 1/2 years before the next election—as his unsuccessful Republican opponent spent against him last year.

Menendez Seeks to Dismiss Charges in Mountain of Motions

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : July 20, 2015

Lawyers for U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez have filed 15 separate motions to dismiss his corruption indictment, including one that claims the charges depend on proving allegations through evidence that is inadmissible under the Speech and Debate Clause.

Menendez Bolsters Defense Team in Corruption Case

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : July 17, 2015

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez has bolstered the team defending him against corruption charges with the addition of Stephen Ryan, former general counsel to the U.S. Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs.

Chadbourne Exits Beijing

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : July 10, 2015

Fifteen years after opening in the Chinese capital, the firm has chosen to run its China practice from New York and London.

Seventh Circuit Revives Katten's $3.6B Ponzi Headache

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : July 08, 2015

Winston & Strawn may have escaped malpractice claims related to Thomas Petters' $3.6 billion Ponzi scheme, but Katten Muchin Rosenman hasn't been so lucky.

Akin Gump Adds High-Powered Duo, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 08, 2015

The Beltway base of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld absorbs two veteran litigators; Hogan Lovells hires three Baker Botts litigators in Texas; McDermott and Pillsbury poach new partners; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : July 06, 2015

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

Veteran Washington Lawyer Stan Brand Joins Akin Gump

Mike Sacks : Legal Times : July 06, 2015

After more than three decades running a firm that bears his name, Stan Brand, a veteran of Washington political law and congressional ethics, has moved his practice to Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld.

A Taste of India

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : July 01, 2015

A few firms set up shop in India during a previous liberalization campaign. Then a lawsuit brought by an Indian lawyers' group shut them down.

Will India Open the Door to Foreign Lawyers?

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : July 01, 2015

Global law firms are keeping a cautious eye on India as the government moves closer to lifting the protectionist regulations that have barred foreign firms from the country.

Verdicts & Settlements

: The National Law Journal : June 29, 2015

A summary of this week's notable cases.

Stanford Ponzi Suit Continues for Chadbourne and Proskauer

Anita Abedian : The Litigation Daily : June 24, 2015

A Texas federal judge has allowed lawsuits to continue against Proskauer, Chadbourne and a former lawyer at the two firms over the roles they played representing convicted Ponzi scheme promoter R. Allen Stanford.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : June 17, 2015

Among other announcements, Robert E. Rice, a veteran regulatory enforcement lawyer and former federal prosecutor who most recently served as chief counsel to SEC Chair Mary Jo White, has joined Ropes & Gray.

Freshfields' U.S. Hiring Spree Continues, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 17, 2015

The Magic Circle firm snags a senior Simpson Thacher & Bartlett civil litigation partner in New York; Sheppard Mullin adds a three-lawyer IP team from Pillsbury; King & Spalding opens in Tokyo; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Morning Wrap: Jenner Moves to Block Google Subpoenas | Sony Can't Shake Breach Suit

Happy Carlock : Legal Times : June 17, 2015

Jenner & Block fires back at Google's demand for documents. Sony loses round in a suit over last year's data breach. Sen. Bob Menendez must stand trial in the Garden State, a judge rules. And Judge Laurence Silberman of the D.C. Circuit isn't happy with the clarity of an agency's briefing. This is a news roundup from ALM and other publications.

Venue Unlikely to Impact Menendez Case, Observers Say

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : June 17, 2015

A federal judge's ruling denying a motion by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez to relocate his corruption trial from Newark to Washington, D.C. isn't a major setback for the lawmaker, several observers said.

INADMISSIBLE: Warren, White Trade Barbs Over the SEC

: The National Law Journal : June 08, 2015

In a harshly worded 13-page letter, Sen. Elizabeth Warren last week told U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Chairwoman Mary Jo White that she found her leadership "extremely disappointing." Plus more in this week's column.

Menendez Says DOJ Flip-Flopped on Venue Issue

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : June 03, 2015

Taking on opposition from the U.S. Department of Justice to his desire to move his corruption trial from Newark to Washington, D.C., U.S. Senator Robert Menendez has again drawn parallels from his case to the government's failed prosecution of U.S. Senator Ted Stevens of Alaska.

What to Look for in the Menendez Case

Scott A. Coffina : The Legal Intelligencer : June 02, 2015

On April 1, U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez, D-New Jersey, and Dr. Salomon Melgen were charged in the District of New Jersey in a lengthy indictment, accused of conspiracy, bribery and honest services fraud.

Prosecution Slams Menendez Venue Change Bid

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : May 27, 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice has filed its opposition to U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez's motion to move his corruption trial from New Jersey to Washington, D.C., calling his analysis faulty and "results-oriented."