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Fox Rothschild LLP

  • Designation: Philadelphia
  • Head Count: 615
  • Gross Revenues: $364,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $595,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $815,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 10

Fox Rothschild is a Philadelphia-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2016 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fox Rothschild has 615 attorneys and is the 67th largest firm in the United States.  With $364,500,000 in gross revenue in 2015, the firm placed 85th on The American Lawyer's 2016 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, IL, MN, NJ, NV, NY, PA and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 85 10 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 85 10 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 74 4 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 150 7 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 159 3 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 36 -22 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 13 -6 Summer programs

In the News


: The National Law Journal : July 11, 2016

Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

As Merger Fever Continues, Phila. Market Is Hot

Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : July 07, 2016

As law firms nationwide experience a record pace for mergers and acquisitions, Philadelphia-area firms have accounted for a significant share of the activity.

Justices' McDonnell Ruling Raises Issues for Silver, Skelos Appeals

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : June 28, 2016

Sheldon Silver and Dean Skelos may think they have fresh ammunition for their appeals on political corruption charges following a major U.S. Supreme Court decision today, but prosecutors beg to differ.

Fire at Fox Rothschild's Phila. Office Forces Building Closure

Gina Passarella and Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : June 21, 2016

A fire that began on the 18th floor of Fox Rothschild's Philadelphia office early Tuesday morning forced the building, which is home to many law firms, to close.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : June 20, 2016

Seven firms announce new additions; Fox Rothschild announces promotions.

K&L Gates' Partner Churn Continues, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 20, 2016

Amid more departures, K&L Gates seeks to grow; Akin Gump and Reed Smith hire from Winston & Strawn; Fox Rothschild reels in a leading Twin Cities litigator; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Lifetime Achievement Award Winners

: The Legal Intelligencer : June 20, 2016

The following attorneys were selected to receive Lifetime Achievement Awards. Read More

After Dechert's Pay Hike, Pa. Firms Watch and Wait, for Now

Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : June 16, 2016

Dechert has raised its associate salaries across the country, starting at $180,000 for first-year associates.According to a memo obtained by The Legal, the new salary scale will be effective July 1. It includes salary increases for each class of associates, up to $315,000 for eighth-year associates and above.

People in the News—June 15, 2016—Fox Rothschild

: The Legal Intelligencer : June 15, 2016

Fox Rothschild elevated several attorneys to partner.

Miami's Landmark Southeast Financial Center on Market

Carla Vianna : Daily Business Review : June 15, 2016

The 55-story tower and 15-story garage being offered by JPMorgan Chase is expected to trade for north of $645 million.

Pa. Firms Ride National Wave of Growth in IP Practices

Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : June 13, 2016

As large firms across the country beef up their intellectual property practices, Pennsylvania firms have played a major role in the lateral and acquisition activity, and firm leaders expect these hires and deals to continue in the near future.

People in the News—Pa. Law Weekly June 14, 2016—Saul Ewing

: The Legal Intelligencer : June 10, 2016

Justine M. Kasznica, an attorney at Saul Ewing, was elected chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's space law committee, and a member of the Aeronautical and Space Law Council.

Big Firms Move to Match Cravath Associate Pay Boost

MP McQueen and Susan Beck : The Am Law Daily : June 07, 2016

At least four large New York firms have moved quickly to match the new base pay scale for associates set Monday by Cravath, Swaine & Moore. And some consultants say more big firms will follow suit.


: The National Law Journal : June 06, 2016

Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

Phila. Bar 5K Event Returns to Raise Money for Children

Manny D. Pokotilow : The Legal Intelligencer : June 03, 2016

The 37th annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Charity Run/Walk took place May 15 with 1,300 participants either running or walking the 5K course. The race annually benefits the Support Center for Child Advocates' efforts to combat child abuse and to defend its ­unfortunate victims in Philadelphia.

State Can't Escape Challenge to Classification of Truck Drivers

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : June 02, 2016

A federal judge in Newark has denied the state's motion to dismiss a suit challenging New Jersey's classification of certain commercial truck drivers as employees, rather than independent contractors.

Fox Rothschild Lures Three Kenyon Patent Attorneys

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : June 01, 2016

Fox Rothschild has added a three-attorney group from intellectual property boutique Kenyon & Kenyon, including Patrick Birde, who formerly chaired the boutique's life science and chemical patent prosecution practice.

People in the News—June 1, 2016—Education Law Center

: The Legal Intelligencer : June 01, 2016

Education Law Center added two staff attorneys.

Still Short of Midyear Mark, a Breakneck Pace for Firm Moves

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : June 01, 2016

There's been a greater degree of mobility within the legal industry in recent years. But the current activity level in New Jersey—including mergers and spin-offs, to go along with the lateral moves that have become commonplace—is remarkable by any standard.

Kenyon & Kenyon Practice Leader Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 01, 2016

Fox Rothschild snags three from Kenyon & Kenyon; Hogan Lovells goes on a hiring spree; Latham lands an arbitration head; Sheppard Mullin raids Steptoe; Wilmer welcomes a top federal prosecutor; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Pa. Firms See Big Boost in Minority Partner Numbers

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : May 31, 2016

It would take a long trip down Legal ­affiliate The American Lawyer's diversity rankings to find a Pennsylvania-based law firm, but of the 16 firms in the state that were ranked based on percentages of minority attorneys, many saw notable improvements while a handful slid further down the ranks.

Revenue Climbs for Most Top 20 Firms

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 27, 2016

The middle ain't a bad place to be—a saying that perhaps has yet to be coined, but certainly applies to New Jersey firms and branches that find themselves in the middle ranks of the Law Journal's annual survey of top-grossing firms.

The Value of Executive Personnel Involvement in Professional Associations

Jessica L. Mazzeo : The Legal Intelligencer : May 24, 2016

For attorneys, being involved in professional associations is a given. Not only do those associations offer the required continuing legal education, but they also provide opportunities to network and ideally develop business. Encouraging and supporting firm lawyers to join professional associations is a critical tool for building their professional success and development.

SEC Case Pushes EB-5 Focus to Oversight, Compliance

Celia Ampel : Daily Business Review : May 23, 2016

Experts weigh in on how the Jay Peak ski resort scandal in Vermont might lead to EB-5 reform.

People in the News

: The Legal Intelligencer : May 23, 2016

The Pennsylvania Bar Association public utility law section is set to present its Christianson Award to Johnnie E. Simms on Tuesday during the PBA Public Utility Bench Bar Conference in Harrisburg.

Energy Slowdown In Pa. Spurs Rise In Employment Suits

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : May 23, 2016

Three Fair Labor Standards Act cases have settled in Pennsylvania federal courts in as many months over workers' claims their employers in the fracking industry failed to pay them overtime.

Can Women Be Required to Wear High Heels to Work?

Jennifer Williams-Alvarez : Corporate Counsel : May 23, 2016

Some U.K. employers seem to think so judging by a recent report that went viral about a London receptionist who was sent home after refusing to trade her flats for heels.

Practice Leaders Pick Up Stakes, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 18, 2016

A half-dozen big firms shuffled practice leaders within the past week; Skadden snags a high-profile arbitration expert in Hong Kong; the founding partner of Weil's Rhode Island office departs; and other notable laterals from throughout The Am Law 200.

Budd Larner Launches L&E Group With Hires From Two NJ Firms

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 16, 2016

After years of divvying up labor and employment work among existing practitioners, Budd Larner has launched a dedicated practice group with two laterals each from Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer and Hill Wallack.

In 'Spokeo,' Supreme Court Hands a Partial Victory to Companies

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : May 16, 2016

The defense bar was handed a narrow victory that some had hoped would go further.