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Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 311
  • Gross Revenues: $187,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $600,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,610,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -5

Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle has 311 attorneys and is the 142nd largest firm in the United States.  With $187,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 156th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CT, DC, FL, HI, NJ, NY and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 156 -5 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 135 0 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 114 33 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 4 1 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 123 -245 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 103 -103 Summer programs

In the News

Curtis Partners Help Secure Release of Israeli Spy

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : July 29, 2015

For 15 years Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle litigation partners Eliot Lauer and Jacques Semmelman sought the release of Jonathan Pollard, a former U.S. Navy intelligence analyst who served 29 years in prison after he admitted to slipping secrets to Israeli officials. On Tuesday, the Curtis litigators learned Pollard would be freed on parole before the end of the year.

Shearman to Add Arbitration Practice in Hong Kong

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : July 16, 2015

Partner Nils Eliasson will join from Swedish law firm Mannheimer Swartling in September and specialize in energy-related matters.

Major Conn. Firm Expands Commercial Practice Group

Law Tribune Staff : The Connecticut Law Tribune : July 07, 2015

Two attorneys who were formerly with New York firms have recently joined Cummings & Lockwood's commercial practice group. Both will be based in the Stamford office, where they will be part of a unit that represents public and private companies in complex banking and lending, corporate, commercial real estate, transactional and tax matters.

2015 Arbitration Scorecard: Top Arbitration Firms

Michael D. Goldhaber, Craig Savitzky and Antoinette Cocorinos : Focus Europe : July 01, 2015

The law firms that handled the most billion-dollar international arbitrations, 2013-2014

2015 Arbitration Scorecard: Highest Stakes

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

The 10 biggest disputes from our 2015 survey, ranked by the amount in controversy.

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.

Newsmakers: Week of June 22

: Texas Lawyer : June 19, 2015

Gemma Descoteaux, a Dallas shareholder in Polsinelli's corporate and transactional practice, has been appointed by the Dallas-Fort Worth chapter of Association for Corporate Growth to be its Women in ACG DFW chairwoman.

McKenna Long Departures Mount, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 10, 2015

Ahead of its proposed combination with Dentons, more partners have left McKenna Long & Aldridge, even as the latter makes a hire of its own; Latham & Watkins lands another O'Melveny & Myers rainmaker; Nelson Mullins and Barnes & Thornburg open new offices; Delta Air Lines taps Dorsey & Whitney for a new legal chief; and more notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

A Bevy of New Hires at McDermott, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

McDermott Will & Emery adds 17 lawyers from K&L Gates and a Chicago-based IP boutique; three firms make additions through mergers; more McKenna Long & Aldridge partners peel away ahead of the latter's deal with Dentons; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

The Am Law 200 Second Hundred: The Financial Report

Drew Combs : The American Lawyer : May 28, 2015

The group showed improvement, but its results lagged behind The Am Law 100's.

Minority Ranks at Large Firms Show Little Growth

MP McQueen : The American Lawyer : May 28, 2015

The percentage of minorities at large law firms hasn't changed much in seven years, our Diversity Scorecard shows.

Mining Bankruptcies Yield Roles for Davis Polk, Kirkland

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2015

Less than two years after Davis Polk & Wardwell helped Patriot Coal emerge from bankruptcy, a global commodities slump has forced the U.S. mining giant back into Chapter 11 in Virginia. With struggling energy and natural resource companies being potentially lucrative clients in a down market for corporate bankruptcy work, two other firms swooped in to pick up Patriot Coal's “Chapter 22” case, but Davis Polk still took the lead on another major mining bankruptcy.

McDermott Loses International Arbitration Head to Mayer Brown

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : April 20, 2015

B. Ted Howes is the latest addition to Mayer Brown's international arbitration group, the firm announced Monday. Howes joins the firm in New York from McDermott Will & Emery, where he worked for nearly two decades.

Oil Refiners' Lobby Taps Crowell & Moring, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Crowell & Moring's environmental and natural resources chair decamps for a key client; Fried Frank hires a new litigation chief; McGuireWoods adds a former top Milbank litigator in Los Angeles; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Alternative Dispute Resolution

: New York Law Journal : March 30, 2015

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "Evaluating the Advantages and Drawbacks of Emergency Arbitrators," "Take a Realistic Approach to Settlement Strategy and Mediation'," "'Second Circuit Makes It Easier to Avoid FINRA Arbitration" and "Arbitrator Challenges: Balancing Flexibility, Confidentiality and Efficiency."

Not Dead Yet: Banks Still Face Aluminum Price-Fixing Case

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : March 27, 2015

To paraphrase Mark Twain, reports on the death of a multibillion-dollar class action against Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan were somewhat exaggerated.

Computer Hack in Kazakhstan Exposes Client Emails with Curtis

: The Am Law Daily : March 16, 2015

Emails between Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle and its client, the Republic of Kazakhstan, were posted online in January after that government's computers were hacked. Kazakhstan's counsel at Curtis says in a complaint filed Thursday against the alleged hackers that some of the emails contained privileged and confidential attorney-client communications.

Goldman, JPMorgan Beat Aluminum Price-Fixing Case

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : March 04, 2015

Lawyers for Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, the London Metal Exchange and other defendants drove another stake through claims that the companies conspired to stockpile aluminum in warehouses and drive up prices.

Dickstein Shapiro Continues to See Departures, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 15, 2015

Dickstein Shapiro's deputy IP practice leader joins Arent Fox; Brown Rudnick brings on two 'Big Short' litigators; Latham & Watkins hires in London; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200. On the Move is compiled from law firm announcements and reporting. Please send all memos and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.