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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 $331,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 95th on The American Lawyer's 2015 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

Pa. Am Law 200 Firms Show Slow, Steady Climb

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : May 29, 2015

The five Pennsylvania law firms on the Am Law 200 all held steady or showed modest movement up the rankings of the second hundred largest grossing law firms, according to data released Thursday by Legal affiliate The American Lawyer.

Phila. Bar 5K Event Brings Out Judges, Children and Lawyers

Manny D. Pokotilow : The Legal Intelligencer : May 27, 2015

On May 17, the 36th annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run/Walk benefiting the Support Center for Child Advocates was held at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia. Approximately 1,200 people participated in the 5K Run/Walk, the 1 Mile Dash, the Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Kids' Dash and the Caesar Rivise Team Competition.

With Three Seats at Stake, Partisan Battle Looms

Lizzy McLellan and Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : May 26, 2015

Now that every party-endorsed candidate for Pennsylvania Supreme Court has secured a place on the November ballot, observers are expecting partisan support and outside money to play a major role in a historic race for three open seats.

Architectural Firm to Pay College for Using Unlicensed Personnel

: The Legal Intelligencer : May 26, 2015

The Community College of Philadelphia was awarded $5.5 million in its suit against an architectural firm for using unlicensed personnel to work on the construction of a new campus facility.

Reed Smith Adds Seven as Sports Pro Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 24, 2015

A seven-partner team will open a new Frankfurt office for Reed Smith, which saw a top sports lawyer head for greener fields; Foley Hoag brings on Massachusetts' former attorney general; Cravath hires from Crowell & Moring; and more notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On The Move: Jeffrey Hall Joins Stark & Stark

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 22, 2015

Stark & Stark announces that Jeffrey Hall has joined the firm as a partner in the Lawrenceville office.

Litigation Department of the Year

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 21, 2015

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. The final list highlights firms' 2014 successes in the categories of general litigation, products liability, insurance, class action, employment and intellectual property.

Broad Client Base Breeds Success

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 21, 2015

Typically, a firm roughly the size of Fox Rothschild might do billable work for 5,000 or 6,000 clients per year, according to James Young, administrative partner for litigation.

Gordon Silver's Last Name Partner Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter and Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : May 19, 2015

Dickinson Wright hires a name partner from struggling Las Vegas legal mainstay Gordon Silver; Jones Day hires a Kelley Drye & Warren practice leader; Sidley Austin snags two partners in Houston and Singapore; and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Unions, Lawyers Among Top Spenders in Big-Money Primary

Lizzy McLellan and Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : May 19, 2015

In what is shaping up to be the most expensive Pennsylvania Supreme Court race in history, the largest donations have come from lawyers, unions and lawyer-funded political action committees.

Third Circuit Tosses Bus Drivers' FLSA Suit

Saranac Hale Spencer : The Legal Intelligencer : May 13, 2015

Professional bus drivers can't collect overtime wages from their employer under the Fair Labor Standards Act because they make interstate trips, the Third Circuit has ruled.

Three Firms See Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 11, 2015

McKenna Long & Aldridge, O'Melveny & Myers and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman see more partners peel away; a former Bingham McCutchen tax partner rejoins her former colleagues at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius; a Latham & Watkins antitrust litigator launches her own boutique; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

$5.5M Awarded to Community College in Building Case

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : May 11, 2015

The Community College of Philadelphia has been awarded $5.5 million in its suit against an architectural firm for using unlicensed personnel to work on the construction of a new campus facility.

Wells Fargo Agrees to Pay $3 Million to Settle Fraud Claim

Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : May 08, 2015

Wells Fargo was sued by the receiver for losses in a $68 million affinity fraud operated by George Theodule, who targeted fellow Haitian-Americans.

Khan v. Conventus Inter-Ins. Exch.

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 07, 2015

Consumer Fraud Act Does Not Apply to Medical Malpractice Insurance

Nonequity Partner Ranks Still Swelling

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 07, 2015

The number of nonequity partners has continued to grow at bellwether firms and branches in New Jersey, and now makes up nearly half of partner ranks.

CFA Doesn't Apply to Med-Mal Insurance, NJ Judge Rules

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 05, 2015

In a 2013 decision that only recently was approved for publication, a New Jersey trial judge ruled in a case of first impression that the state's consumer fraud statute doesn't apply to medical malpractice insurance.

Fox Rothschild Grows Revenue 10 Percent, PPP 1.6 Percent

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 30, 2015

Fox Rothschild grew gross revenue more than 10 percent in 2014, a year in which head count increased at half that pace.

Law Firm 3.0: Information Changing Law Firm Models

Hank Grezlak and Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 28, 2015

Editor's note: This is the first installment of a series examining the shift in law firm business models and the issues law firms must address to remain competitive in a new age of providing legal services.

Fox Rothschild Joins Eight Other Pa. Firms in Am Law 100

Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : April 28, 2015

One more Pennsylvania-based firm, Fox Rothschild, has joined the Am Law 100 after a year of significant revenue growth helped it to jump 10 spots in the rankings. The firm grew its revenue more than 10 percent to $331.5 million, making it one of 17 firms in the country to experience double-digit growth.

People in the News - April 28, 2015 - Hinerman Honored With PBA Award

: The Legal Intelligencer : April 28, 2015

Hillary J. Moonay, a partner at Williams Family Law, is set to co-present "Slicing Up the Pie: Property Distribution in Pennsylvania—2015," a CLE course sponsored by the Pennsylvania Bar Institute.

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.