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Crowell & Moring LLP

  • Designation: Washington
  • Head Count: 450
  • Gross Revenues: $368,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $820,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,030,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

Crowell & Moring is a Washington-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Crowell & Moring has 450 attorneys and is the 101st largest firm in the United States.  With $368,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 85th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AK, CA, DC, NY and WY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 85 1 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 85 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 92 2 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 33 -5 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 55 5 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 53 43 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 9 -3 Summer programs

In the News

Morning Wrap: Victims Sue Magazine, Restaurant | New Findings on White Collar Enforcement, Working Mom Lawyers

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : July 30, 2015

Lawsuits related to incidents of sexual assault have hit Rolling Stone Magazine and DC's Bandolero restaurant with accusations of wrongdoing. This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country.

GCs Making the Case for More Diversity

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : July 30, 2015

Mark Roellig of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co., Mark Holden of Koch Industries Inc. and Brad Smith of Microsoft Corp. are making news for their efforts to improve racial diversity in the business world.

MedBox and GrowLife's Highs and Lows

Zoe Ferguson : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

In a newly legal industry, some companies have had growing pains.

Dealmakers of the Week: Wm. Randolph Smith of Crowell & Moring and Richard Rosen of Arnold & Porter

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : July 27, 2015

Following the completion Friday of AT&T's $48.5 billion acquisition of DirecTV, The Am Law Daily caught up with AT&T's go-to antitrust lawyers.

D.C. Moves: Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : July 24, 2015

A roundup of Washington, D.C. lateral moves and promotions.

Deal Watch: Am Law 100 Firms Circle Pair of $48 Billion Deals

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

Anthem's $48 billion takeover bid for Cigna and AT&T's successful $48 billion acquisition of DirecTV provided work for dozens of lawyers at Am Law 100 firms.

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.

Meet Monique Pressley, Bill Cosby's Lawyer

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : July 22, 2015

Defending a once-beloved superstar in the court of public opinion has meant sometimes evading questions. Plus, AT&T's outside counsel at Crowell & Moring, Arnold & Porter and Sidley Austin get a second chance.

Signal Bankruptcy Plan Reserves $20M for Guest Workers

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : July 14, 2015

The plan would set aside money for more than 200 Indian workers who claimed that Signal deceived and mistreated them when they were lured to this country to help in post-Katrina cleanup efforts.

In-House Counsel Profile: BAE Systems Inc.'s Ian Graham

Richard Acello : The National Law Journal : July 13, 2015

"I love what we do; we protect those who protect us."

INADMISSIBLE: Airlines Sued Over Alleged Price-Fixing

: The National Law Journal : July 13, 2015

As the U.S. Department of Justice investigates whether airlines conspired to keep ticket prices high, consumers are already going to court. Plus more in this week's column.

Crowell & Moring Drops $970K Attorney-Fee Suit

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : July 08, 2015

Crowell & Moring has dropped a suit accusing a former client of failing to pay more than $970,000 in legal fees.

Office Cleaner for Crowell & Moring Names Firm As Defendant in $5M Suit

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : July 08, 2015

A woman who cleaned Crowell & Moring's Pennsylvania Avenue offices has named the law firm as a defendant in a $5 million negligence suit after she fell and broke her arm on the job. The fall and subsequent surgeries on Maria Lopez's elbow were so debilitating she can no longer work, according to her complaint. The firm declined to comment, citing the pending case.

2015 Arbitration Scorecard: Deciding the World's Biggest Disputes

Michael D. Goldhaber : Focus Europe : July 01, 2015

Our survey finds more billion-dollar cases than ever—and they're being heard by the same tiny club of arbitrators.

July Deals & Suits

: Corporate Counsel : July 01, 2015

The Lawyers Take the Field in the FIFA Scandal

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : The American Lawyer : June 29, 2015

Who's playing offense and defense in the U.S. government's massive anticorruption suit against officials of the international soccer organization.

Top 10 Numbers From Our Special Report on Women

Kim Kleman, editor-in-chief : The American Lawyer : June 23, 2015

We've uncovered some sobering statistics in our special report on women in Big Law.

Circuit Reinstates Claims by Post-9/11 Detainees

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : June 18, 2015

Claims that former U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft approved harsh confinement conditions for immigrants who had no connection to terrorism but were detained following the Sept. 11 attacks because they appeared to be Arab or Muslim were reinstated by a divided Second Circuit Wednesday.

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.

Is Trade Secret Theft a Civil or Criminal Matter?

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : June 16, 2015

Corporate victims of trade secret theft may have an option they often overlook: initiating criminal proceedings alongside civil suits.

New Pot Bar Has Some Lawyers Seeing Green

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : June 14, 2015

After going live last week, a pot bar began luring lawyers nationwide into its ranks. The National Cannabis Bar Association counts a current Akerman partner and former Reed Smith partner as members of its founding board of directors as the organization seeks to bring a relatively niche practice area into the mainstream.

Texas' Top Deals of 2014

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : June 04, 2015

The following deals, involving at least one Texas-based company, were announced in 2014. Sources include Texas Lawyer, The Am Law Daily, Thomson Reuters and corporate press releases.

FIFA Taps Quinn Emanuel Amid Ongoing Corruption Probe, As Others Grab Key Roles

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : The Am Law Daily : June 04, 2015

William Burck, a former deputy counsel to President George W. Bush, is advising soccer's embattled world governing body on a massive corruption investigation initiated by the U.S. Department of Justice and the FBI. Sidley Austin has also been called in to counsel CONCACAF, while Clifford Chance, Cleary Gottlieb and Holland & Knight are lining up for individual defendants.

Hastert Name at Dickstein Drew More Attention Than Money

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : June 04, 2015

Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert's resignation last week from Dickstein Shapiro was another punch to the Washington firm. Hastert, a senior adviser who was the most well-known of its professionals, helped market the firm as it restructured in recent years and shrank by nearly half. Still, Hastert, at 73 years old, wasn't central to Dickstein's balance sheet, several people familiar with the firm said.

Witness: Dewey Filed False Information to IRS

Julie Triedman : New York Law Journal : June 04, 2015

Two former partners who testified at the Dewey & LeBoeuf criminal trial Wednesday said they were shocked to learn that almost none of their 2009 income was reported as such on their firm-prepared 2010 tax forms, instead reporting that the firm had distributed the capital it owed them.

Two More Ex-Dewey & LeBoeuf Partners Say Firm Cut Corners

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : June 03, 2015

Deirdre Johnson and Fred Reinke—two former Dewey & LeBoeuf insurance partners now at Crowell & Moring and Mayer Brown, respectively—testified Wednesday that the now-defunct firm fudged already opaque financial data. Another witness, an accountant from PwC, then told jurors about lucrative guaranteed pay deals for firm partners.

Dewey & LeBoeuf Defense Puts Hooks Into Ex-Partner on Cross-Examination

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : June 02, 2015

A lawyer for former Dewey & LeBoeuf chair Steven Davis got aggressive during his cross-examination of former firm tax partner John Salmon. Elkan Abramowitz sought to dispel the notion put forth by prosecutors that Dewey & LeBoeuf's executives did not provide partners with financial information about the now-defunct firm as it struggled to remain profitable during the recession.

Lex Machina Adds Tools for Copyright and Trademarks

Lisa Shuchman : Corporate Counsel : June 01, 2015

Search time is said to be reduced from hours to mere seconds.

D.C. Moves: Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : June 01, 2015

A roundup of Washington, D.C. lateral moves and promotions.

June Deals & Suits

: Corporate Counsel : June 01, 2015