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- Designation: New York
- Head Count: 2,503
- Gross Revenues: $1,261,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $505,000
- Profits Per Partner: $625,000
- Year Over Year Change: 26
Dentons is a London-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Dentons has 2503 attorneys and is the 4th largest firm in the United States. With $1,261,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 14th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2013 Global 100 survey, Dentonsranked as the 18th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in AL, AZ, CA, CT, DC, FL, GA, IL, LA, MA, MI, MO, NC, NJ, NY, OH, TX and WA.
In the News
Steven J. Harper : The Am Law Daily : April 17, 2015
As Dentons merges with yet another firm, its leaders are out to shatter "myths" about law firm growth. But what if they're not myths?
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 15, 2015
Having recently announced mergers in the U.S. and China, the ever-expanding global legal giant is now adding a 30-strong team from White & Case in the Hungarian capital. The move is essentially another merger, as Dentons will absorb the entire local affiliate of White & Case, a firm that opened in Budapest in 1990.
: The National Law Journal : April 15, 2015
The National Law Journal presents 75 of the most accomplished female attorneys working in the legal profession today.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 14, 2015
Duane Morris and McKool Smith saw a pair of oenophiles pull up stakes for new endeavors; Kirkland & Ellis adds one litigator and loses two more; Paul Hastings bolsters its banking group in London; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The National Law Journal : April 13, 2015
Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 11, 2015
J. Christopher Groobey spent 25 years in Big Law before heading for the high seas; Fried Frank makes more litigation hires; Latham & Watkins lures three from Sidley Austin; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : April 10, 2015
The feds like what they saw in the Fifth Circuit earlier this week in an immigration case. Police reveal new details in the killing of DLA Piper associate David Messerschmitt. And a New York photographer beats privacy claims over shots he took of unsuspecting residents. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : April 09, 2015
This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country, focused on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Ted Cruz, West Virginia's attorney general and the major merger law firms.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 09, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge and Dentons finally announced Wednesday that the two firms' partnerships have approved a merger, but it's not clear yet which lawyers from McKenna will be joining Dentons.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 08, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge announced late Wednesday afternoon that it is combining with global megafirm Dentons.
: The Am Law Daily : April 08, 2015
Africa is one of the world's final frontiers for large law firms, but despite a burgeoning market for legal services, some local leaders still reign supreme.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 08, 2015
A little more than a month after rekindling merger talks, Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge have agreed to a combination.
Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : April 06, 2015
Todd Welty and two partners move to McDermott Will & Emery from Dentons.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : April 06, 2015
Mergers among U.S. law firms continued at their rapid clip in the first quarter, with 29 announced combinations, according to legal management consultancy Altman Weil Inc.
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.
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : April 01, 2015
In the run-up to the trial of former executives of Dewey & LeBoeuf, a Manhattan judge ruled Tuesday that the defense could argue that, if not for the departure of partners and publicity of the prosecutors' investigation, Dewey would have been able to "right itself and pay its debt."
Thomas E. Jones Jr. : Daily Report : April 01, 2015
I believe there are five critical factors that should come immediately to mind and be thoroughly vetted when considering any type of law firm combination: people/culture, practice systems, compensation structures, facilities and clients/conflicts.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 31, 2015
Adam Streisand, head of Loeb & Loeb's trusts and estates litigation group, is headed to Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton; Hogan Lovells heads to Australia and hires a DLA Piper practice leader; Baker Botts bulks up in the Middle East; and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : March 30, 2015
In April, the global firm acquires a substantial new footprint in Canada via a merger with Vancouver's 260-lawyer Davis.
: The American Lawyer : March 30, 2015
Energy Transfer Partners/Regency Energy; Deals in Brief
Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 25, 2015
American Indian tribes enjoy certain legal rights, including sovereign immunity from lawsuits brought by government agencies.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 25, 2015
Oh, to be a peregrine falcon outside Jeff Haidet's window at McKenna Long & Aldridge. A pair of the birds of prey has returned to their annual nesting spot outside McKenna Long's downtown offices, more than 50 floors atop SunTrust Plaza.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : March 23, 2015
In a dissent, Judge Kathleen O'Malley and Todd Hughes wrote district judges should have more discretion to award enhanced damages.
: New Jersey Law Journal : March 19, 2015
Notice to the bar.
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : March 19, 2015
Nearly four years to the day after McDermott Will & Emery took on the entire private client practice of Weil, Gotshal & Manges, the former has hired Holland & Knight's international private client practice leader Leigh-Alexandra Basha in Washington, D.C. The move comes as many Am Law 200 firms have reevaluated their private client and trusts and estates practices, and as McDermott braces for some other partner departures.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : March 19, 2015
Target settles its data breach lawsuit, the latest update on Loretta Lynch's confirmation in the Senate: This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 17, 2015
After raiding Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough for five health care partners, fast-growing Polinselli will open an office in Raleigh; Gibson Dunn and Winston & Strawn add new practice leaders; the NSA's top lawyer returns to Mayer Brown; three former federal prosecutors flock to Robins Kaplan and Wilmer; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : March 17, 2015
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets a new t-shirt, Senate Democrats assail Republicans over delaying Loretta Lynch's confirmation vote and McKenna partners vote to merge with global firm Dentons. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 16, 2015
Partners at McKenna Long & Aldridge voted on Monday afternoon to merge with global megafirm Dentons, according to a McKenna partner.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : March 16, 2015
Loretta Lynch's nomination for U.S. attorney general faces a new hurdle in the Senate. Police agencies are not too eager to talk about a powerful new surveillance tool. McKenna partners will vote on merging with Dentons. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.