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- Designation: Minneapolis
- Head Count: 501
- Gross Revenues: $326,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $650,000
- Profits Per Partner: $545,000
- Year Over Year Change: 7
Dorsey & Whitney is a Minneapolis-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Dorsey & Whitney has 501 attorneys and is the 84th largest firm in the United States. With $326,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 92nd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2009 Global 100 survey, Dorsey & Whitney ranked as the 100th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in AK, CA, CO, DC, DE, IA, MN, MT, ND, NY, UT and WA.
In the News
Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : November 14, 2014
After months of sparring, Hachette Book Group and Amazon.com agreed Thursday to let the New York-based publisher set its own prices for e-books. Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer represented Hachette, while Amazon handled the matter in-house.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 09, 2014
Covington & Burling picks up a leading consumer financial services lawyer from Morrison & Foerster, a firm that recently saw a technology transactions partner join the NBA; Gibson Dunn makes a government hire after election season; two more firms raid Bingham; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : November 07, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday denied Kristan Peters' petition for a writ of certiorari that claimed her seven-year suspension from the Southern District was too harsh and harmful to her career.
Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : November 07, 2014
With a Republican majority in Congress come January, experts expect a fast push for new financial services legislation that would reduce regulatory burdens and encourage growth.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : November 04, 2014
Inside the Election Protection call center, where lawyers talk to voters from Pennsylvania and Florida on behalf of the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law. The voters have called the hotline for help—how to vote, where to vote, what to take, or if they've encountered an issue—and often don't realize they're conferring with some of D.C.'s greatest legal brainpower.
Creighton Magid : Corporate Counsel : October 29, 2014
Although lawsuits are likely to remain expensive, the federal judiciary has approved new rules that represent an important assault on runaway costs.
Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : October 29, 2014
As American investors sniff out Canadian tech deals, a few U.S. law firms are increasingly active north of the border.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 27, 2014
North Korea's removal from a list of state sponsors of terrorism while a case claiming it provided the weapons used in a 1972 attack was pending has led the Second Circuit to refuse to allow the attachment of $378 million in funds recovered in a default judgment.
Sean Doherty : Law Technology News : October 16, 2014
An online social sharing application designed for lawyers debuts at the Legal Marketing Technology conference.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : October 09, 2014
Capping years of litigation over an arbitration gone awry, Remele helped secure an estimated $800 million victory for Seagate in a trade secrets battle with rival hard drive maker Western Digital.
: The Recorder : October 06, 2014
New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.
Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : October 03, 2014
Plus Traveling Coaches co-founder retires.
: The National Law Journal : September 08, 2014
Personnel changes at Washington-area law firms.
: The National Law Journal : September 01, 2014
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 29, 2014
Since Venable's firmwide ice-bucket challenge soaked their terrace two weeks ago, we've found a collection of other ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos from prominent firms and lawyers.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 26, 2014
After a short stint at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, a pair of former Patton Boggs litigators have joined several former colleagues at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips; a Sidley Austin litigation cochair goes in-house; a former Thelen firm leader retires; and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 25, 2014
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 22, 2014
Arnold & Porter and Zuckerman Spaeder were among a number of legal groups in Washington and elsewhere to take part in the ALS awareness-raising charity campaign that has gone viral on social-networking sites this month.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 15, 2014
Two more Bingham McCutchen partners depart in Washington, D.C., Jones Day loses two in the Midwest, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett hires in New York and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The Litigation Daily : August 15, 2014
With trial in now underway in Brooklyn, see our roundup of the other key Anti-Terrorism Act cases unfolding in U.S. courts.
Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : August 11, 2014
More than 5,000 miles from the war-torn Middle East, a Brooklyn federal courtroom this week will be the scene of an unprecedented trial testing a multibillion dollar bank's liability for allegedly offering material support to Hamas through its financial services.
Vivia Chen : The Careerist : August 06, 2014
A look at the subtext behind Working Woman magazine's "50 best firms for women."
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 17, 2014
Foley & Lardner, Dorsey & Whitney and leading Canadian firms Miller Thomson and Stikeman Elliott are advising on a $3.8 billion oil and gas merger that will create the largest producer in North Dakota's lucrative Bakken Shale formation.
Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : July 16, 2014
Less than a month after the Supreme Court issued its much-debated Alice Corp. ruling on patent eligibility for abstract ideas, the decision is already making a mark on patent litigation and claims.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : July 07, 2014
In its continuing effort to raise its national profile, Perkins Coie has named John Devaney as its first firm leader outside of its Seattle headquarters. Devaney will take the reins in January, replacing longtime veteran Robert Giles.
Nick Akerman and Parker Schweich : The National Law Journal : June 30, 2014
Besides clarifying disclosure requirements, the agency is prompting companies to take proactive steps.
Marcia Coyle : Supreme Court Brief : June 25, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision on Wednesday handing a major copyright victory to network broadcast companies over the upstart Aereo streaming service was widely seen as narrow and unlikely to stifle new technologies.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 20, 2014
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe has hired Shawn Atkinson, the former cochair of the venture capital and cross-border M&A practice at Edwards Wildman Palmer in London, where the latter firm is trying to stave off a partner exodus. Plus: Bingham McCutchen bulks up in Asia, a partner trio decamps for top in-house roles and other lateral moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 12, 2014
Shook, Hardy & Bacon is downsizing in a Kansas City, Mo., office tower built to house the firm a decade ago. And in seeking to sublease three floors of space in the building where it serves as anchor tenant, Shook Hardy is just the latest Am Law 200 firm to reduce its real estate needs amid an evolving market for legal services.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 03, 2014
Akin Gump adds more Patton Boggs refugees, Buchanan Ingersoll becomes the latest firm to head for the Rockies and more lateral hires from across the Am Law 200.