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Dorsey & Whitney LLP
- 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, BC, British Columbia, CA, CO, DC, DE, IA, London, MN, MT, ND, NY, Ontario, Paris, UT and WA.
In the News
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.
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.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 06, 2014
Despite a recent round of layoffs, Winston & Strawn has hired a four-strong corporate team in Hong Kong and a three-partner IP team in San Francisco.
Marcia Coyle : The National Law Journal : April 30, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday wrapped up the term's arguments by showing that its appetite for patent disputes remains unsated.
Marcia Coyle : The Recorder : April 29, 2014
Silicon Valley litigators applauded the rulings, while noting district judges would likely use their new discretion sparingly.
Marcia Coyle : Supreme Court Brief : April 29, 2014
A unanimous U.S. Supreme Court, in a warning shot to those who bring frivolous patent infringement suits, on Tuesday eased the standard for awarding attorney fees in patent cases.
Nick Akerman : The National Law Journal : April 28, 2014
Lawsuits claiming unauthorized use of smartphone tracking technology are lacking key elements.
: The National Law Journal : April 28, 2014
New hires and lateral moves in this week's column.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 23, 2014
Amid talk about a pharma M&A boom, the global mining industry is on the verge of its own round of consolidation.
Vivia Chen : The Am Law Daily : April 22, 2014
What the latest Yale Law Women's report on law firms really tells us.
Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : April 22, 2014
Miami shareholder Yosbel Ibarra has been named co-chair of Greenberg Traurig's Latin American and Iberian practice group, sharing duties with shareholder Patricia Menendez-Cambo.
: The National Law Journal : April 14, 2014
Scott Morehouse joins Sheppard Mullin's real estate, land use and environmental practice as partner in the Costa Mesa, Calif., office. Plus more law firm movers in this week's column.
Tom Huddleston Jr. : The Am Law Daily : April 11, 2014
A Delaware-based litigation partner leaves Weil for DLA Piper; Mintz Levin lands three IP attorneys in Boston; and, a Utah U.S. attorney returns to Sidley Austin.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : April 07, 2014
The long-litigated seven-year suspension from the Southern District of former Dorsey & Whitney partner Kristan Peters has been affirmed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 07, 2014
Susan Levy, who has spent her entire legal career at Jenner & Block and became its managing partner in 2008, will leave the Am Law 100 firm as of May 1 to become general counsel of Northern Trust Corp. The Chicago-based financial services giant is a Jenner client.
Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : March 31, 2014
Clarity and consensus seemed beyond the U.S. Supreme Court's reach on Monday as justices struggled to decide whether software and computer-dependent inventions are eligible for patents.