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Dinsmore & Shohl LLP

  • Designation: Cincinnati
  • Head Count: 415
  • Gross Revenues: $187,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $450,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $525,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 2

Dinsmore & Shohl is a Washington-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Dinsmore & Shohl has 415 attorneys and is the 107th largest firm in the United States.  With $187,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 147th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in DC, KY, OH, PA, TN and WV.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 147 2 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 107 -3 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 167 -6 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 206 2 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Pa. Law Weekly - People in the News - Sept. 16, 2014 - Vertz Elected Secretary of PA Chapter of AAML

: The Legal Intelligencer : September 16, 2014

Divorce attorney Brian C. Vertz, partner of family law firm Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz, was elected secretary of the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML).

Jones Day Adds Two More Kirkland IP Litigators, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 09, 2014

The IP litigation exodus from Kirkland & Ellis continued this week as partners William Devitt and Matthew Hertko decamped for Jones Day in Chicago. The Am Law Daily has a look at those moves and more in our latest roundup of notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Kirkland IP Duo Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 29, 2014

Two more IP litigation partners leave Kirkland & Ellis, a Bingham McCutchen corporate partner goes in-house, Jones Day scores a Latin American dealmaker and Ropes & Gray grabs a high-profile private equity partner in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Morning Wrap

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 28, 2014

IP Firm Novak Druce Opens Phila. Office, Supporting Wilm. Presence

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Delaware Law Weekly : August 06, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

Novak Druce Opens Philadelphia Office

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : The Legal Intelligencer : August 01, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

Smith Gambrell's Acquisition of Immigration Shop Was One of 17 U.S. Law Firm Tie-ups in 2Q

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : July 02, 2014

There have been 39 law firm combinations announced for the first half of the year—matching the pace for the first two quarters of 2013, according to Altman Weil.

FTC Data Security Trial on Hold Pending Investigation

Jenna Greene : Legal Times : June 03, 2014

The Federal Trade Commission's data security trial against LabMD took an unexpected turn after lawyers revealed that the House Oversight Committee is investigating a key player, prompting the administrative law judge to put the proceedings on hold until June 12.

FTC Power Tested at Data Trial

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : May 26, 2014

In a challenge to the Federal Trade Commission's power to go after companies for data security breaches, lawyers for medical-testing company LabMD Inc. last week called the government's allegations against it "far-reaching and ludicrous."

Trial Tests FTC's Power to Sanction Lax Data Security

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : May 20, 2014

In a challenge to the Federal Trade Commission's power to go after companies for data security breaches, lawyers for medical-testing company LabMD Inc. called the government's allegations against it "far-reaching and ludicrous."

Counsel to Counsel

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : May 15, 2014

Seven general counsel describe the pivotal contributions made by the outside counsel they recruited for their blockbuster litigation wins and deals.

The Churn: Squire Sanders Exits, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 09, 2014

Amid their firm's ongoing merger talks with Patton Boggs, several Squire Sanders practice leaders find new professional homes.

Pa. Seeing Influx of Out-of-State Firms, Despite Mature Market

Zack Needles : The Legal Intelligencer : April 16, 2014

Despite talk for years that the Philadelphia region's legal market is oversaturated with firms, several out-of-state firms have entered the market over the past few years.

Security at Fort Hood Could Become Litigation Focus

Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : April 04, 2014

An attorney suing the federal government over the 2009 mass shooting at Fort Hood, Texas, said he expects plaintiffs lawyers are paying close attention as the investigation into this week's fatal shooting at the base unfolds.

Three of The 22 Law Firm Tie-Ups in First Quarter Involved Firms in Atlanta

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 04, 2014

Most of the 22 U.S. law firm combinations that legal consultancy Altman Weil tracked for the first quarter of the year were of large to midsize firms snapping up small local firms. Three of them affected firms with Atlanta offices.

Report: Merger Mania Continues, But on a Smaller Scale

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 02, 2014

Legal consultancy Altman Weil has released its first-quarter law firm merger report, which notes that after a record-setting year in 2013, the pace of combinations among firms has continued in 2014, with smaller acquisitions dominating the market. Am Law 200 firms like Holland & Hart and Wilson Elser have absorbed smaller shops in Salt Lake City and San Francisco, respectively, within the past week. Meanwhile, Am Law 100 law and lobbying giant Patton Boggs is drawing interest from Dentons and Squire Sanders.

The House Rules

Jenna Greene : Corporate Counsel : April 01, 2014

The FTC's record draws criticism and charges that the forum is rigged.