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Fisher & Phillips LLP

  • Designation: Atlanta
  • Head Count: 267
  • Gross Revenues: $139,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $525,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $500,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Fisher & Phillips is an Atlanta-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fisher & Phillips has 267 attorneys and is the 166th largest firm in the United States.  With $139,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 171st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AZ, CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, IL, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MO, MS, NC, NJ, NV, OH, OR, PA, SC, TN and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 171 0 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 166 -1 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 172 -172 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 135 -3 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

In Case of Workplace Accident, Increase OSHA Reporting

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : September 16, 2014

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued a set of revised recordkeeping rules that ask employers to provide more information about health and safety incidents in the workplace.

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.

Why I ... Volunteer at Cristo Rey

Matthew R. Simpson : Daily Report : August 28, 2014

It was about a year ago when I learned that the Jesuits—a religious order of the Catholic Church—would be opening their first school in Atlanta in August 2014.

Workplace Laws Offering Leave for Domestic Abuse

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : August 21, 2014

A growing number of states and municipalities are requiring employers to give those workers dealing with the trauma of domestic violence time away from work.

Newsmakers: Week of Aug. 18

: Texas Lawyer : August 18, 2014

Jim Moseley, who has served as a justice on the Fifth Court of Appeals, will join Gray Reed & McGraw in Dallas on Sept. 2. He will chair the firm's appellate section.

On the Move: A Litigator and a Corporate Lawyer Move to Taylor English

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : August 12, 2014

Longtime Atlanta lawyers Charles McKnight and Allan Tanenbaum joined Taylor English Duma last week.

Don't Panic: Workplace Worries Over Ebola Virus

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : August 11, 2014

The Ebola threat in U.S. workplaces remains low, but companies will do no harm in making sure they have policies that keep the office healthy and safe.

Executive Order Requires New Labor Disclosures

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : August 04, 2014

In the "Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces Executive Order," President Barack Obama is requiring federal contractors to disclose new facts about labor law violations.

NLRB Boosts 'Micro Units' With Macy's Decision

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : July 29, 2014

A National Labor Relations Board decision bolstered the standard for employers seeking to prevent small collective bargaining groups from forming.

The Churn: A Dechert Partner Decamps, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 22, 2014

A high-powered litigator leaves Dechert, more departures from Bingham McCutchen and a rare outside hire by Wachtell Lipton in our latest look at lateral moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move: Esquire Deposition Captures Stadler As Its New GC

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : July 22, 2014

Avi Stadler has traded a position as a big-firm litigator to become the general counsel for Esquire Deposition Solutions, a national court-reporting company based in Atlanta.

Meet the GC: George A. Villasana of Asbury Automotive Group

Mary Welch : Daily Report : July 08, 2014

George A. Villasana serves as vice president, general counsel and secretary of Asbury Automotive Group, an automotive retailer with 2013 revenue of $5.3 billion and approximately 7,000 employees.


: The National Law Journal : July 07, 2014

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Labor Law: Back to an Uncertain Future

Rebekah Mintzer : Texas Lawyer : July 07, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in impacts NLRB decisions issued over 18 months.

A Significant Attack on the NCAA's Principle of Amateurism

J. Freedley Hunsicker Jr. : The Legal Intelligencer : June 30, 2014

The bedrock principle of intercollegiate athletics is amateurism. The games are played by students who play for the love of the game and not for money. The principle is under attack by those who want the students to be paid as professional athletes are paid. The attack is from a number of flanks.

NLRB Decision Sends Labor Law Back to an Uncertain Future

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : June 27, 2014

The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning impacts NLRB decisions issued over 18 months.

On the Move

: The Recorder : June 23, 2014

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

Pro Bono Partnership Hosts 'Smorgasbono'

: New Jersey Law Journal : June 19, 2014

Volunteer attorneys from law firms and corporations participated in the Pro Bono Partnership's third "Smorgasbono" program, advising nonprofit clients on a variety of legal subjects.

Disciplinary Moves: Dicey If the Worker Complains First

Sherry Karabin : Corporate Counsel : June 17, 2014

How can you avoid a messy flare-up when a worker misbehaves? Document, document, document.

Beating the Workplace-Risk Heat This Summer

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : June 12, 2014

In the summertime, the heat is on in-house counsel and their colleagues in human resources.

3 Reasons Your Company Needs an Employee Handbook

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : June 11, 2014

It's a good thing to set the ground rules early on. And it may prevent trouble further along in the relationship.

On the Move: Former Nurse Leaves K&S to Launch Litigation Consultancy

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : June 11, 2014

Dawn Jones has left King & Spalding to launch a consultancy that uses her background in nursing and litigation to assist other lawyers, from assessing cases through taking them to trial.


: The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.


: The National Law Journal : June 02, 2014

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

People in the News - June 2, 2014 - Fisher & Phillips to Host Breakfast Series

: The Legal Intelligencer : June 02, 2014

Fisher & Phillips is set to host a breakfast series, Sunrise Solutions, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Cira Centre in Philadelphia.

Superior Court Rejects Exception to Consideration for Noncompetes

Zack Needles : The Legal Intelligencer : May 20, 2014

In a decision that garnered very different reactions from several employment lawyers, the Pennsylvania Superior Court has ruled in a case of first impression that the Uniform Written Obligations Act does not relieve employers of the requirement to give employees valuable consideration in exchange for signing noncompete agreements.

The Churn: Kirkland Adds Two, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis poaches from Weil and Baker Botts, a White House rejoins Latham and more new hires across The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: The Recorder : May 19, 2014

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

People in the News - May 16, 2014 - Neal Troum Joins Spector Gadon

: The Legal Intelligencer : May 16, 2014

The following is a portion of a list of pro bono volunteers who assisted the Homeless Advocacy Project in 2013:

Waiter, Acting Alone, Engaged in 'Concerted Activity'

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : May 13, 2014

An administrative law judge said that although a fired employee filed the class action, it involved the rights of other employees.