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- Designation: New York
- Head Count: 884
- Gross Revenues: $890,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,005,000
- Profits Per Partner: $2,510,000
- Year Over Year Change: 1
Dechert is a Philadelphia-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Dechert has 877 attorneys and is the 36th largest firm in the United States. With $839,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 35th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Dechert ranked as the 43rd highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, CO, CT, DC, IL, MA, NC, NJ, NY, PA and TX.
In the News
: The Legal Intelligencer : May 04, 2016
Jamie L. Augustinsky joined the Philadelphia office of Rawle & Henderson.
Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : May 03, 2016
David Bernick, a former general counsel of tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc., has left Dechert for Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, which restocked its litigation group after a notable departure in January.
: The Legal Intelligencer : May 03, 2016
Jacobson & John partner Hollie B. John is set to present as part of Lehigh University's 44th Special Education Law Conference.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : May 02, 2016
Two years ago, the court sent a strong hint to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit that it needed to rethink the defense of laches.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 02, 2016
DLA Piper bags new recruits from Skadden and Willkie Farr; Chadbourne & Parke picks up a partner with World Cup ties; Cleary Gottlieb adds an Allen & Overy practice leader; Stroock nabs a former federal judge; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The Legal Intelligencer : April 27, 2016
Blank Rome partner Nicholas C. Harbist is set to moderate the "Regulators' Roundtable: The Latest in Government Enforcement" at the American Bar Association's seventh annual National Institute on Internal Corporate Investigations and Forum for In-House Counsel, which is scheduled from Wednesday to Friday in Washington, D.C.
Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : April 27, 2016
K&L Gates has expanded well beyond its Pittsburgh roots. The firm says it's on the verge of greatness. Others disagree.
Gina Passarella and Lizzy McLellan : The American Lawyer : April 25, 2016
Expecting a tough year, many of the state's biggest firms were pleasantly surprised.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : April 25, 2016
The Chinese ecommerce company is buying a controlling stake in Singapore-based online retailer Lazada in its largest overseas investment.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 25, 2016
Ronald Cami heads to Davis Polk & Wardwell in Silicon Valley; Davis Wright Tremaine adds a former top federal prosecutor; another Bracewell partner departs; a new IP boutique forms inside the Beltway; and other key additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : April 25, 2016
The Am Law 100 eked out gains across major financial metrics in 2015. But growth was the slowest in years.
David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : April 25, 2016
As in years past, there are no New Jersey homegrown firms among the 100 highest-grossing in the U.S. But of list, released April 25 by Law Journal affiliate The American Lawyer, includes numerous firms with significant number of "boots on the ground" in the state.
: The Legal Intelligencer : April 24, 2016
On Friday, Philadelphia VIP is set to provide training on the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Diversion Program at Fox Rothschild's 2000 Market St., Philadelphia location from noon to 2:15 p.m. Bob Lukens, an expert attorney in foreclosure, and Tony Abata, a housing counselor, will lead the training. For more information, visit www.phillyvip.org.
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 22, 2016
Amid the slowest rate of revenue growth the Am Law 100 has seen in two decades save the Great Recession, Pennsylvania firms made strong gains in core financial metrics and great waves on this year's Am Law 100 rankings by Legal affiliate The American Lawyer.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : April 18, 2016
Corporate partner Henry Wang and disputes partner Jay Chiu arrive from Mayer Brown JSM and Goodwin Procter, respectively.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : April 14, 2016
A week after snagging a top spot in quarterly league transactional tables, White & Case has been tapped for some big oil work in Mother Russia.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 13, 2016
Two longtime Am Law 100 partners start post-legal careers; Kirkland & Ellis hires in Germany; Orrick grows in Europe; Reed Smith makes moves amid merger talks; White & Case goes to Boston; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Rick Kopstein, Photographer : New York Law Journal : April 12, 2016
Dechert partner Andrew Levander and Zuckerman Spaeder partner Barbara Jones, a former Southern District Judge, received the Robert M. Morgenthau Award from the Police Athletic League Monday at its 18th annual legal profession luncheon.
Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 11, 2016
Hogan Lovells has expanded its small Philadelphia office with a trio of Pepper Hamilton corporate partners focused on the life sciences and food and beverage industries.
: The Legal Intelligencer : April 09, 2016
The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania's Greater Philadelphia chapter is set to host its annual meeting 6:30 p.m. April 21 at the Moore College of Art and Design, 1916 Race St., Philadelphia.
Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : April 05, 2016
A Brooklyn appeals court has ordered a new trial for a man who was convicted of robbery and sentenced to up to five years in prison based on a showup identification that the court deemed unduly suggestive.
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : April 04, 2016
McGuireWoods adds 13 partners in 13 days; Paul Weiss poaches a high-powered Cravath M&A partner; Kenyon & Kenyon loses two patent prosecution pros to Norton Rose Fulbright; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The National Law Journal : April 04, 2016
On March 22, U.S. District Judge Leigh Martin May in Atlanta rejected screenwriters' and producers' motions to dismiss a suit over the 2014 film "The Good Lie" by "the Lost Boys," 54 refugees who fled persecution in Sudan. Plus more in this week's column.
Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : March 30, 2016
As Louis Freeh sought to dismiss ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier's defamation suit against him this week, the NCAA has won the release of several contested documents in a related defamation suit filed against it by the family of Joe Paterno.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : March 28, 2016
A federal judge has appointed a retired partner from Dechert as special master to review the case file from Andrea Constand's 2005 lawsuit against Bill Cosby, to determine which material can and should be provided to a group of plaintiffs who served a subpoena for the file on Constand's lawyer.
Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : March 28, 2016
In a year of superlatives, Am Law 200 firms took the lead on some of the biggest, most complicated deals ever.
Amanda Bronstad, Scott Flaherty, Jenna Greene, Christian Nolan, Sue Reisinger : The American Lawyer : March 28, 2016
U.S. v. VimpelCom; Northland Financial v. Schwab; U.S. v. Julius Baer; Fox v. J&J; U.S. v. HSBC
Chris Johnson, Julie Triedman and Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : March 22, 2016
Brussels, the seat of the European Union and a hub for U.S. and international firms, was in lockdown Tuesday after a series of explosions rocked the city's airport and a central subway station. At least 34 have been killed in the terrorist attacks.
Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : March 21, 2016
Communications between a public relations firm and a municipality fighting allegations of discrimination towards Hasidic Jews are not privileged, Southern District Judge Katherine Forrest ruled Friday, saying the town took a "sweeping and rather brazen" position.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : March 14, 2016
The firm posted a 3.6 percent increase in revenue last year, while partner profits barely budged from 2014.