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- Designation: Boston
- Head Count: 345
- Gross Revenues: $357,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,035,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,210,000
- Year Over Year Change: -3
Fish & Richardson is a Boston-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fish & Richardson has 345 attorneys and is the 125th largest firm in the United States. With $357,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 88th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2012 Global 100 survey, Fish & Richardson ranked as the 93rd highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC, DE, GA, MA, MN, NY and TX.
In the News
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : November 24, 2015
: The National Law Journal : November 16, 2015
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Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : November 16, 2015
Fish & Richardson likes a dual perspective on appeal. It commonly uses the firm lawyer who ran the trial to present oral arguments — with the help of a fresh take from at least one attorney in the firm's appellate practice.
Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : November 16, 2015
The special prosecutors in Ken Paxton's criminal case claim that the attorney general has accused them and the original judge in the case of misconduct in an effort to cast himself as a victim and the prosecutors as the bad guys.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 11, 2015
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker is the latest big firm to bet on the Lone Star State with an 11-lawyer team from Lewis Brisbois; Shearman & Sterling snags an IP trio from Kenyon & Kenyon; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : November 04, 2015
Decisions to take up some claims but not others has made patent system "worse than it was before," Judge Pauline Newman said Tuesday.
Lisa Shuchman : Texas Lawyer : November 02, 2015
Patent litigation isn't what it used to be. Monumental changes to U.S. patent law have changed the rules of the litigation game.
Brian Baxter and Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : November 02, 2015
A United Nations war crimes tribunal for former members of the Khmer Rouge reels in a Holland & Knight partner; Kilpatrick Townsend sets up shop in Texas; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Lisa Shuchman : The American Lawyer : November 01, 2015
New legislation, new regulator, new decisions: Change is the one constant in the IP scrum.
Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : October 31, 2015
General Motors Co. general counsel Craig Glidden has welcomed a new federal monitor to oversee the company's compliance with its deferred prosecution agreement (DPA), while adding another new job responsibility to the GC office.
Lisa Shuchman : Corporate Counsel : October 26, 2015
The practice has been changed forever. A lot of lawyers preferred the old way.
Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : October 26, 2015
What law firm has the top patent litigation practice? It depends on how you measure it, but new data from Lit Daily affiliate Corporate Counsel suggests one possible answer. When you factor in other surveys, though, it's not so clear-cut.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 25, 2015
Stone Ridge Asset Management recruits a Davis Polk & Wardwell corporate partner to be its new head of legal; McKenna Long's former cybsecurity co-chair finds a new home; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : October 21, 2015
Since he was indicted for alleged securities law violations, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has recused himself from some of his duties and has delegated his authority to his second-in-command.
Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : October 21, 2015
General Motors Tuesday announced the hiring of two high-powered deputy general counsel as it fills the void left by lawyers ousted during its ignition switch scandal last year.
Tom McParland : Delaware Business Court Insider : October 21, 2015
In an opinion following post-trial arguments, the Delaware Court of Chancery last week dismissed with prejudice shareholder derivative claims brought by Microsoft Corp. against the CEO of a British Virgin Islands company, saying the court lacked personal jurisdiction under Delaware's long-arm statute.
Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : October 21, 2015
Conventional wisdom has it that the fourth quarter is slow for lateral moves—partners are supposed to hunker down and wait for the end of the year. But in the past week, we at the Lit Daily have been struck by a number of notable lateral moves. Here's a look at the most interesting among them, and what they tell us about the market.
Tony Mauro : The National Law Journal : October 19, 2015
Until Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court's docket for the new term was devoid of its usually steady flow of intellectual property cases. The justices ended the dry spell by granting review in two patent disputes arising from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, both of which could establish the standard for awarding enhanced damages in cases of willful infringement.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : October 16, 2015
A Q&A with Fish & Richardson partner and former DHS GC Gus Coldebella, co-author of a new guide to cybersecurity issues aimed at corporate officers and directors.
John Council : Texas Lawyer : October 08, 2015
Since the U.S. Supreme Court issued Alice v. CLS Bank last year, the decision has hit the intellectual property world like a hurricane, causing federal courts to dismiss a whole host of patent infringement cases in which litigants lay claim to "abstract ideas."
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : October 05, 2015
The trend of resolving patent disputes in the government's patent office, which costs a fraction of the price of litigation, has had an uneven effect on intellectual property practices across the country.
John Council : Texas Lawyer : September 28, 2015
The nation's busiest patent judge recently eliminated nearly 10 percent of his docket by ruling that a serial plaintiff's claims were not eligible for a patent. He will now consider whether the litigation amounts to an "exceptional case," which allows parties to receive attorney fees for defending baseless claims.
Lisa Shuchman : Corporate Counsel : September 28, 2015
The Patent Trial and Appeal Board ruled Friday that Bass's drug patent challenges, part of a short-selling strategy in which he profits by driving down stock prices, are not an abuse of the inter partes review process because “profit is at the heart of nearly every patent and nearly every inter partes review.”
Scott Graham : The Recorder : September 25, 2015
After gorging itself on patent cases the last few years, IP lawyers figure the justices may want to push away from the table this term.
Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : September 25, 2015
Philip Hilder will become co-lead counsel, Heather Barbieri will serve as local counsel and Bill Mateja will consult the team on securities law issues. The new additions join the defense team of Dan Cogdell and Terri Moore.
Bill Kenealy : New Jersey Law Journal : September 24, 2015
The current best-use cases for legal analytics are helping to simplify and expedite the workflow around research.
: The National Law Journal : September 23, 2015
Earlier this summer, the National Law Journal, collaborating with the Connecticut Law Tribune, solicited nominations for our Boston Rising Stars supplement, which features exemplary young lawyers in the Boston area.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : September 23, 2015
Emory University School of Law will hold its 2015 Alumni Awards on Friday evening at a reception and ceremony at the Tull Auditorium. This year, the law school is recognizing Thad Kodish, Sharon Israel, Reuben Guttman and C. Lash Harrison. It's also making a special faculty recognition to William Carney.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 22, 2015
After a few months of partner losses, K&L Gates has been on a hiring spree in September, but some firm lawyers continue to find new homes; Morgan Lewis lands a former NLRB member; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
By Bill Kenealy : Legaltech News : September 18, 2015
The current best-use cases for legal analytics are helping to simplify and expedite the workflow around research.