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Crowell & Moring LLP

  • Designation: Washington
  • Head Count: 464
  • Gross Revenues: $359,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $775,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $930,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -3

Crowell & Moring is a Washington-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Crowell & Moring has 464 attorneys and is the 92nd largest firm in the United States.  With $359,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 86th on The American Lawyer's 2014 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 86 -3 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 86 -3 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 92 2 Lawyer head count
The A-List 49 -3 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

Statute of Limitations Can Bar Use of Defenses by 'Aggressor'

Jeff Mordock : Delaware Business Court Insider : December 17, 2014

The affirmative defenses a health club chain raised in response to a lawsuit filed by its former chairwoman of the board are barred by the statute of limitations, the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware has ruled.

Paul Weiss Media Pro Heads to Vice Media, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 16, 2014

James Schwab, head of the media and entertainment practice at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, is poised to become president at Vice Media; a former Bingham McCutchen partner heads to the federal bench; Vorys Sater adds nine litigators in Houston; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Gibson Dunn, Kirkland Trade Blows; Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 14, 2014

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher grabbed a senior debt finance partner from Kirkland & Ellis in London, as the latter snatches Winston & Strawn's litigation chair in Chicago; Jones Day beefs up in Miami; Sidley Austin snags six from Loeb & Loeb; a half-dozen lawyers leave firms for in-house jobs and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

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.

Survey: Firm Leaders Are Bullish on 2015 Prospects

Drew Combs : The American Lawyer : December 01, 2014

Almost 90 percent of respondents to our Law Firm Leaders survey expect growth in profits per partner next year.

Broadening Base of Desperate Clients Turn to IRAP for Help

Tania Karas : New York Law Journal : December 01, 2014

In a ninth-floor office in lower Manhattan, thousands of miles from conflict zones in the Middle East and North Africa, a group of young lawyers provide legal advice via Skype and email to refugees desperate to escape war and chaos.

Law Firms Help Push For Pardons

Nate Beck : The National Law Journal : December 01, 2014

More than a thousand lawyers at advocacy groups and in private and government service are participating in a first-of-its kind program to secure mass commutations for federal prisoners.

Talking TAR at Georgetown's E-Discovery Institute

Mark Michels : Law Technology News : November 25, 2014

A panel of e-discovery experts asked "Where is the law taking us with technology-assisted review?"

Fuel Group To Sue EPA Over Ethanol Standards

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : November 21, 2014

The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers on Friday filed a notice of intent to sue the Environmental Protection Agency for failing to issue a critical standard that sets the amount of ethanol and other renewable fuels to be blended into the gasoline supply.

Judge in Obamacare Suit Presided Over Drone, Voting Rights Cases

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : November 21, 2014

Judge Rosemary Collyer, a 12-year veteran of the federal district court in Washington, was assigned on Friday to hear House Republicans' legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act.

Sidley Austin Snags Houston Duo, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Two Andrews Kurth partners peel off for Sidley Austin in Houston's hot lateral market; a handful of firms make big hires in London; Blank Rome adds a pair from Bingham McCutchen; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Representing Corporate New Jersey

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 14, 2014

A chart of 114 law firms used most frequently by 30 New Jersey companies.

Crowell & Moring Partner Named Lynch's No. 2

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : November 13, 2014

Kelly Currie, a member of Crowell's White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement Group with more than 10 years of prosecutorial experience, has been tapped as the top deputy in the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District.

E-Discovery in a Criminal Context

Ronald Hedges : Law Technology News : November 10, 2014

Judges James Francis IV and Thomas Vanaskie will participate in a Dec. 16 PLI panel in New York.

Antitrust Extradition: The New Reality

David Laing : Business Crimes Bulletin : November 07, 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice extradited the first defendant of an antitrust violation, an indication of developments in global antitrust enforcement and increased international cooperation.

Conference Guide: Georgetown E-Discovery Institute

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : November 06, 2014

Panels address e-discovery, Big Data, information governance, privacy, social media and more.

No Supreme Court Relief for Kolon in DuPont Secrets Case

Lisa Shuchman : The Litigation Daily : November 03, 2014

The high court declined Monday to consider whether a judge should have recused himself in Kolon Industries' long-running battle with DuPont, leaving Kolon to face DuPont's trade secrets claims with a series of unfavorable lower court rulings intact.

Who in Big Law Cut Checks for the Midterms?

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 28, 2014

The NLJ looks at how the legal industry supports certain interests and people, and where lobbying horsepower could focus in the coming years. In this report, we've highlighted midterm election contributions to three powerful members of Congress.

Corporate Successorship: What You Don't Know Can Cost You

Jennifer R. Devery and Rachel Gart : LJN's Product Liability Law & Strategy : October 15, 2014

After companies are bought, sold and merged, insurers are routinely presented with claims from companies with no apparent connection to the insured named in the policy.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : October 13, 2014

The following cases were recently filed in the local district courts. This information is provided by the district courts' official online bulletin boards.

Definition Of Big Firms Changing

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : October 13, 2014

First-year associates in the ­largest U.S. law firms in major cities have come to expect base salaries of $160,000, but many find themselves falling short of that benchmark.

In-House at Large Public Companies

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.

2014 Pro Hac Vice Ineligible List

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 03, 2014

Notice to the bar.

Women Find a Way Back Into Big Law Careers

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : September 29, 2014

The OnRamp Fellowship, which places women who have been out of the profession for at least three years into one-year positions paying $125,000 at large firms, represents a small step toward changing the perception that major law firms are not places where women or minorities thrive.

N.J. Gets $190 Million in Passaic River Dumping Case

Jennifer Genova, Lisa Hoffman, and Marlisse Silver Sweeney : New Jersey Law Journal : September 26, 2014

After years of litigation, Occidential Chemical Co. has agreed to pay the state of New Jersey $190 million to atone for the dumping of hazardous materials into the Passaic River through the 1960s and 1970s.

It Says 'Made in America,' But Was It Born in the USA?

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : September 25, 2014

The Federal Trade Commission will be checking "Made in America" claims, and checking them twice.

From Farm to Classroom: Princeton Names a New GC

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : September 25, 2014

The university hires away a Department of Agriculture lawyer to head its legal team.

Norton Rose, Ex-Crowell & Moring Partner Enter NFL's Ray Rice Saga

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 25, 2014

Richard Smith, head of regulatory and government investigations at Norton Rose Fulbright, has been hired by the National Football League Players Association for its investigation of the league's indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice, who himself has retained former Crowell & Moring litigation partner Peter Ginsberg.

Baker Donelson Seeks Two ATL Lawyers as Part of Program Aiding Women's Re-Entry to Law

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : September 23, 2014

Baker Donelson is one of 15 big law firms participating in a new fellowship to give women a bridge back to practicing law after taking a hiatus to raise children.

OnRamp Program Adds More Destinations

Patience Haggin : The Recorder : September 22, 2014

Eleven firms sign up, creating 50 new fellowships for women reentering the profession.