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Fox Rothschild LLP

  • Designation: Philadelphia
  • Head Count: 560
  • Gross Revenues: $331,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $590,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $640,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -95

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 95 -95 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 95 -95 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

Tell the Manager: No Tips for You!

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : April 27, 2015

A recent verdict by the Supreme Court of the State of New York said it's time for managers to get their hands out of the tip jar.

Will Gay Marriage Be the Law of the Land? on Monday's 'The American Law Journal'

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 27, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear argument Tuesday in . Most legal experts believe the court has tipped its hand in the way it will go. But in doing so, has it also suggested where it is not willing to go?

The Public Interest Calendar of Events

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 27, 2015

On May 6, the American Civil Liberties Union's Greater Philadelphia chapter is set to hold its annual meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Philadelphia Center for Architecture, 1218 Arch St., Philadelphia.

Am Law 100 Analysis: The Superrich Firms Pull Away

Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : April 27, 2015

It was a year of solid gains for The Am Law 100, especially for a burgeoning group of top firms.

VerdictSearch: War Vet With PTSD Awarded $28,591 on His Disability Claim

: Texas Lawyer : April 27, 2015

An Iraq War veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder who needed to bring his service dog to work was awarded $28,591 on his Americans with Disabilities Act claim.

Aspirational Legal Weed Company Sparks Up With Drinker Biddle

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 27, 2015

Drinker Biddle & Reath has been retained as corporate and securities counsel to CannaPharmaRx, an early-stage pharmaceutical company focused on advancing research and discovery in the cannabinoid industry.

Cozen O'Connor to Acquire Bulk of Chicago Firm

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 24, 2015

Cozen O'Connor is set to significantly bolster its Chicago presence with the acquisition of 60 lawyers from 70-attorney Meckler Bulger Tilson Marick & Pearson, the firms said Thursday morning.

The 2015 New Jersey Top 20

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 24, 2015

In this year's survey, the has ranked firms based on head counts and revenue from New Jersey offices and lawyers only, even for firms headquartered in the state.

The 2015 New Jersey Top 20

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : April 24, 2015

The New Jersey Law Journal's 2015 survey of top-grossing firms and branches in the state looks different in many ways from years past, but almost all the familiar names remain.

Foreclosed Properties Raise Injury Liability Issues

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : April 21, 2015

With foreclosures once again on the rise in New Jersey, courts are grappling with the question of what duty, if any, mortgage lenders have to people who are injured on vacant properties.

People in the News - April 21, 2015 - GSBA to Honor Archer Lawyer

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 21, 2015

Lloyd Freeman, an associate in Archer & Greiner's Haddonfield, New Jersey, office, is set to be honored with the Young Lawyer Award by the Garden State Bar Association.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : April 20, 2015

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

Saul Ewing Revenue Up 6.5 Percent, RPL Up 4.3 Percent

Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : April 20, 2015

Saul Ewing saw its gross revenue grow by 6.5 percent and its revenue per lawyer (RPL) rise by 4.3 percent in 2014—a year in which the firm said it beat its budget by 19 percent.

New Hires Beget New Horizons, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 19, 2015

Goodwin Procter launches a London private equity practice; Dentons arrives in Budapest; Fox Rothschild opens in Chicago; Polsinelli puts down stakes in Nashville; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

People in the News - April 17, 2015 - Duquesne Law Awards

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 17, 2015

Melissa A. Scartelli, founder and president of Scartelli Olszewski, is set to serve as faculty at a Pennsylvania Bar Institute CLE seminar.

Fox Rothschild Opens in Chicago

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 17, 2015

Fox Rothschild has entered the Chicago market with the hire of four Nixon Peabody attorneys who focus on gaming, real estate, litigation and corporate law.

Make IT Security a Priority in Vendor Contracts

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : April 16, 2015

Companies routinely grant third-party vendors access to networked IT systems without discussing basic security protocols.

Same-Sex Marriage Legal in Pa. ... Now What?

Laura Segal : The Legal Intelligencer : April 14, 2015

This past January, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it will decide whether the state has the power to prohibit the issuance and/or recognition of same-sex marriage. Drastic advances have been made for marriage equality in the past year.

Pa. Big-Firm Associate Salaries in Flux

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 14, 2015

The associate compensation landscape in Pennsylvania is slowly evolving and, in the wake of Dechert's local salary bump, could see more changes as a number of law firms say they are evaluating their compensation programs.

People in the News - April 7, 2015 - Shannon to Speak at Philly I-Day

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 07, 2015

David J. Shannon, co-chair of the privacy and data security practice group at Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, is set to be a featured speaker at the Philly I-Day conference Thursday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

White-Collar Crime

: New York Law Journal : April 06, 2015

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal, brought to you free by : "A New Focus On Victims' Rights in FCPA Restitution Cases," "Trade Secret Theft and the Rise of the Private Right of Action," "The Evolving Use of SEC Waivers to Extract Settlement Conditions'" and "Silver and Menendez: How Strong Are the Government's Cases?"

Oil Refiners' Lobby Taps Crowell & Moring, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 03, 2015

Crowell & Moring's environmental and natural resources chair decamps for a key client; Fried Frank hires a new litigation chief; McGuireWoods adds a former top Milbank litigator in Los Angeles; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Mediation of Class Actions on Wage-and-Hour Matters

Ruth D. Raisfeld : New York Law Journal : April 03, 2015

Ruth D. Raisfeld writes: Given the high stakes of class wage-and-hour disputes, the complexity of the litigation, and the criteria for court approval of wage-and-hour class settlements, many of these claims are submitted to mediation as a way to facilitate complicated negotiations and help to insure the fairness of the negotiations.

Court of Appeals Delays Start of Taxi of Tomorrow

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : April 01, 2015

The state Court of Appeals granted a stay Tuesday to prevent New York City's "Taxi of Tomorrow" program from taking effect on April 20, as scheduled, pending the court's consideration of an appeal of the program's validity.

The Law Journal Names 2015 Litigation Departments of the Year

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 31, 2015

Earlier this year, we asked law firms across the state to tell us what makes their litigation departments the best: the big victories and important cases that demonstrate why clients choose them when litigation is on the table.

Sorry, Sir, But Getting Some Sun Doesn't Equal Religion

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : March 31, 2015

A California court tells a prison guard that he can't circumvent job rules by claiming that his need to R&R constitutes a belief system.

Building Owner's Appeal May Continue Despite Abatement

Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : March 31, 2015

Getting a tax exemption for property improvements under the Local Economic Revitalization Tax Assistance Act does not render moot any previous appeals to tax assessments of that property following those upgrades, the Commonwealth Court has ruled.

Data Breach 411: Are You Prepared?

Zach Warren : Law Technology News : March 31, 2015

Discussing the current state of cyberattacks, building a data privacy plan from scratch, and more with Fox Rothchild partner Scott Vernick.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : March 30, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Machine Accident Causing Permanent Hand Injury Yields $6 Million Award

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 27, 2015

A Mercer County judge entered a $6 million judgment on March 24 for a Ewing man who got his hand caught in a machine at work in Brown v. Hayneswood.