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Fox Rothschild LLP

  • Designation: Philadelphia
  • Head Count: 531
  • Gross Revenues: $301,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $565,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $630,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 6

Fox Rothschild is a Philadelphia-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fox Rothschild has 531 attorneys and is the 78th largest firm in the United States.  With $301,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 105th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, NJ, NV, NY and PA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 105 6 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 78 7 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 157 -7 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 155 1 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 36 -22 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 13 -6 Summer programs

In the News

Focusing on Disparate Impact Discrimination

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : September 02, 2014

Companies need to pay attention to a lesser-known cause of contention (and liability): disparate impact discrimination.

In re: G-I Holdings, Inc.

: New Jersey Law Journal : August 27, 2014

Adversary Complaint Seeking Injunctive Relief for Asbestos Claims Dismissed

Canadian Big Deals

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : The American Lawyer : August 27, 2014

Amaya Gaming / Rational Group; Auxilium / QLT; Harlequin Sale; BlackBerry Asset Sale

As Casino Gambling Busts, Atlantic City Firms Play On

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : August 27, 2014

The planned shuttering of three casinos over Labor Day weekend or soon after—Revel, Showboat and Trump Plaza—would seem to have dealt a cruel hand to the legal industry in Atlantic City, N.J. But, nearly four decades after gambling was legalized in the city, lawyers there say they're carrying on.

Simpson Thacher Raids Weil in London, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Weil, Gotshal & Manges debt capital markets partner Gil Strauss has decamped for Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in London; Bank of America adds an Akin Gump partner; a Debevoise & Plimpton partner joins the U.S. State Department; and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

People in the News - Aug. 22, 2014 - Pompo of Lamb McErlane to Present at PMAA Conference

: The Legal Intelligencer : August 22, 2014

Vincent Pompo, partner and chairman of Lamb McErlane's municipal and environmental law department, is scheduled to be a co-presenter at Solicitor Day, a feature of the Pennsylvania Municipal Authorities Association (PMAA) annual conference and trade show Aug. 25.

Merck Seeks Dismissal of Remaining Fosamax Suits

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : August 18, 2014

After winning two bellwether suits over femur fractures suffered by users of osteoporosis drug Fosamax, Merck & Co., is seeking dismissal of the roughly 500 remaining cases in the mass litigation in Trenton, N.J. federal court.

Not A Good Track Record, Pizzi Case Latest Instance Where Prosecutors Failed

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : August 18, 2014

The acquittal of suspended Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi shows it's not easy being a prosecutor when bringing a corruption case against a public official.

Senate Confirms Essex Co. Judicial Nominations

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : August 18, 2014

The New Jersey Senate on Monday unanimously approved eight new Superior Court judges for Essex County, a move that should reduce some of the pressure on the state's busiest courthouse.

Ditch the Gender-Based Assumptions When Hiring

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : August 15, 2014

Instead of focusing on their sex, look at candidates' qualifications and those listed in the job description.

K.A.F. v. D.L.M.

: New Jersey Law Journal : August 14, 2014

Third Party Has Standing to Bring Action Asserting Psychological Parenthood

Vacancies, Backlogs Growing, but Christie Not Sole Factor

Michael Booth and Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : August 14, 2014

The number of sitting New Jersey trial court judges is at a 14-year low and case backlogs continue to expand under Gov. Chris Christie, but legislators and court administrators said the governor is not solely at fault.

It's Easier to Prove Retaliation Than Discrimination

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : August 08, 2014

It often may be too easy or too tempting, but you just cannot retaliate against employees who complain about the company.

Women Partners Gain but Minority Partners Flat at N.J. Firms

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : August 07, 2014

Partnerships at major New Jersey firms made strides toward gender equality in 2014, according to a survey of 20 bellwether firms, but the proportion of minority partners at those firms showed no change from last year's numbers.

Third Circuit Sides With Dad in Parental Rights Case

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : August 04, 2014

A federal civil rights suit over termination of a father's parental rights was wrongly dismissed based on the outcome of a related state court case, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled.

Do You Have A Drinking Problem? Lawyer Assistance Programs Are Stepping Up Efforts

: Daily Business Review : August 01, 2014

Lawyer assistance programs are stepping up efforts to reach attorneys with alcohol, drug and mental health problems amid signs that pressures in the profession may be taking its toll.

Intel Defeats Class Cert for Consumer Antitrust Case

Rodd Todd : The Litigation Daily : August 01, 2014

Four years ago, a special master recommended that class certification be denied in a case brought by plaintiffs who bought computers equipped with Intel microprocessors. A judge has finally agreed.

When It's Good to Have Older Workers on Board

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : July 30, 2014

When is being an older employee actually more desirable for the workplace?

Litigation Departments of the Year

: The Legal Intelligencer : July 29, 2014

The Litigation Departments of the Year supplement includes articles spotlighting the work of Pennsylvania's top litigation departments in a variety of practice areas.

The Lawyers' Lawyers: Fox Rothschild Aims to Keep Clients Out of Court

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : July 29, 2014

When a client's professional life is on the line, Fox Rothschild's professional liability department seeks to ensure that his or her needs are met with sensitivity as well as tenacious representation.

Firms Entrenched in Princeton Seeing Practice Areas Grow

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : July 28, 2014

Princeton, N.J.—a unique market that began attracting large Philadelphia firms nearly 30 years ago—remains a desirable place to maintain an office, and business opportunities there are growing post-recession, according to firm leaders.

Jacob S. Perskie

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2014

Fox Rothschild, Atlantic City

Barrick v. State of New Jersey

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2014

Agency May Waive Public Transportation Distance Requirement For Job Center

Sandra C. Fava

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2014

Fox Rothschild, Roseland

Justices Affirm Agencies' Goal of Awarding Public Contracts to Lowest Bidders

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2014

The New Jersey Supreme Court has reaffirmed the authority of public agencies to award contract bids to the lowest bidder, even if the bid does not meet all of the specific requirements of a request for proposal.

Review To Honor Top 40 Lawyers Under 40

Vala Lopez : Daily Business Review : July 24, 2014

The Daily Business Review will recognize 40 South Florida lawyers under age 40 as Rising Stars for their achievements.

New Leaders of the Bar 2014

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2014

The lawyers profiled in these pages are those that represent a new wave of leadership in the New Jersey legal profession.

Court Says Seller Has No Duty to Disclose Murder-Suicide

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : July 23, 2014

The occurrence of a murder-suicide in a home does not create a material defect that must legally be disclosed to a potential buyer, the state Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case of first impression.

It's Getting Ugly Now In One Bal Harbour. Partner Wants $17.5 Million For Fraud

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : July 22, 2014

A former co-owner has sued his business partner over a loan for the purchase of One Bal Harbour Hotel & Spa.

People in the News - July 22, 2014 - Kate C. Oeltjen Joins Flaster Greenberg

: The Legal Intelligencer : July 22, 2014

Kate C. Oeltjen joined Flaster Greenberg as an associate in the litigation department.