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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 414
  • Gross Revenues: $460,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,110,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,815,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson has 414 attorneys and is the 109th largest firm in the United States.  With $460,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 66th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson ranked as the 80th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in CA, DC and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 66 0 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 66 0 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 95 -5 Lawyer head count
The A-List 44 -12 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 21 -12 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 102 21 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 101 20 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 74 -25 Summer programs

In the News

Bingham Refugees Find New Homes, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 09, 2016

A year after Morgan Lewis absorbed Bingham McCutchen, several lawyers from the latter find new homes; Fried Frank welcomes back an ex-partner; Jenner & Block brings on an M&A leader; and other additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Deal Watch: ChemChina's Syngenta Merger Sets Record

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 04, 2016

Simpson Thacher, Davis Polk Clifford Chance and two leading Swiss firms take the lead on the largest outbound M&A deal ever by a Chinese company; and a look at the other big firms behind the latest slate of billion-dollar transactions.

Women's Rights Lawyer to Make SCOTUS Debut in Texas Abortion Case

Marcia Coyle : Supreme Court Brief : February 03, 2016

As an "argumentative little kid," Stephanie Toti, who will make her first U.S. Supreme Court argument in this term's abortion case, always wanted to be a lawyer, but she found her niche in the law itself in her grandmother's greatest regret in life.

Gilead Can't Escape Patent Trial Over Hep C Drugs

Scott Graham : The Recorder : February 02, 2016

U.S. District Judge Beth Labson Freeman wants a jury to resolve whether Merck's patents are valid.

The Right to an Abortion Was Crucial for Them, Attorneys Say

Tony Mauro : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016

In a reproductive freedom case, more than 100 women lawyers tell the Supreme Court about why each decided to terminate a pregnancy.

Lateral All-Stars: The Splashiest Hires of 2015

James Schroeder : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016

Twenty-five of last year's most notable and intriguing lateral moves.

Deal Watch: Am Law 100, Irish Firms Team for Industrial Inversion

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 28, 2016

Wachtell, Simpson Thacher, Shearman & Sterling and Cleary Gottlieb are advising on a $20 billion corporate tax inversion deal between Johnson Controls and Tyco International; and a look at the other big firms behind the latest round of billion-dollar deals.

Patterson Belknap Loses Products Pro to Barnes & Thornburg

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : January 26, 2016

After adding four litigators in Atlanta and Minneapolis, Barnes & Thornburg hired product liability expert James Murdica in Chicago from New York's Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler.

K&L Gates Going Gangbusters, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 25, 2016

After a series of lateral losses, K&L Gates hits the ground running with some new hires to start 2016; Dickstein Shapiro's departures mount; Fried Frank launches a London restructuring practice and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

A Firm To Watch: King & Wood Mallesons

Steven J. Harper : The Am Law Daily : January 25, 2016

Someday we'll all know exactly what is happening there.

New Jersey M&A Stays Active in 2015 as Megadeals Abound

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : January 21, 2016

After the much-awaited rebound in 2014, the mergers and acquisitions market in New Jersey stayed strong in 2015 with numerous strategic moves by corporations, the Law Journal's annual survey found.

Marketplace: Developer to Turn NYSE-Adjacent Building Into Luxury Apartments

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : January 20, 2016

Metro Loft Management has acquired the leasehold interest at 20 Broad St. in lower Manhattan from Vornado Realty Trust for $185 million. Also, Equinox Holdings Inc. will open a new fitness club, its 28th in New York City, at 315 Park Avenue South.

Marketplace: Developer Acquires Leasehold Interest for Times Square Hotel

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : January 13, 2016

Maefield Development has acquired the entire leasehold interest for DoubleTree Suites by Hilton-Times Square, at 1568 Broadway, from a subsidiary of Sunstone Hotel Investors Inc., for $540 million. Also, Bergdorf Goodman will have more retail space at its flagship store at 754 Fifth Ave. through an expansion and relocation of its executive offices to an adjacent building at 4 W. 58th St.

Female Lawyers Oppose Texas Curbs With Abortion Stories

Tony Mauro : New York Law Journal : January 07, 2016

More than 100 female lawyers joined in a brief to tell the U.S. Supreme Court about their own abortions and why their reproductive freedom was pivotal to their personal and professional lives.

Deal Watch: Record M&A Year Gives Way to More 2016 Transactions

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 07, 2016

With record-breaking M&A volume pushing past the $5 trillion mark in 2015, it's no surprise that deal-hungry Am Law 100 firms wasted little time scooping up market share to start 2016.

Women Lawyers Tell Supreme Court About Their Own Abortions

Tony Mauro : The National Law Journal : January 05, 2016

More than 100 women lawyers joined in a brief to tell the U.S. Supreme Court about their own abortions and why their reproductive freedom was pivotal to their personal and professional lives. The extraordinary brief, filed Monday, was signed by former judges, law professors, law firm partners, public interest lawyers and law clerks, though none who clerked for the high court itself.

Marketplace: One of Country's Largest Pension Systems Renews Downtown Lease

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : December 30, 2015

The Teacher's Retirement System of the City of New York has renewed its lease with New Water Street Corp. at its 55 Water St. headquarters.

Deal Watch: Simpson Thacher Follows the Bouncing Ball

Jennifer Henderson and Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 26, 2015

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett snagged roles on three year-end deals of note for private equity firms The Blackstone Group and Apax Partners, as well as Bruce Ratner's Forest City Enterprises, which agreed to give up its remaining stake in the NBA's Brooklyn Nets.

Lobbying, Litigators and Laterals: The Year in Legal Business

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : December 26, 2015

With sustained and modest fiscal stability across the legal industry last year, 2015 created a clean palette for many of D.C.'s largest law firms. Some redesigned their Washington-focused practices like lobbying and white-collar law, many added or lost groups of lawyers, and a few considered or closed on mergers. We look at the 10 top trends and business decisions that created buzz in Washington Big Law this year, from Dentons to Dennis Hastert.

Big Deals

Rebecca Geiger : Focus Europe : December 21, 2015

In the largest recent M&A deals across Europe, which law firms got the work?

Big Deals

: The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015

In-House Counsel Profile: Manhattan Telecommun­ications Corp.'s Joseph Farano

Richard Acello : The National Law Journal : December 21, 2015

"It's fun being a part of the enterprise and helping the business grow, as opposed to just dispensing legal advice."

Kaye Scholer Partner Indicted in 'Ponzi' Scheme

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : December 18, 2015

Kaye Scholer corporate partner Evan Greebel was indicted along with Martin Shkreli, a former hedge fund manager who ran the pharmaceutical company Retrophin, for their role in what federal prosecutors described as a Ponzi scheme.

Kaye Scholer Partner, Pharma Exec Plead Not Guilty to Fraud Charges

Nell Gluckman, Christine Simmons and Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 17, 2015

Evan Greebel, a Kaye Scholer corporate partner who joined the firm's New York office this summer, was arrested Thursday morning on charges of participating in a securities fraud scheme with former hedge fund manager-turned-pharmaceutical- executive Martin Shkreli.

Orrick and Kirkland Make Weil Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 16, 2015

Several Am Law 100 firms welcome new recruits from Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Debevoise hires from Sullivan & Cromwell on Hong Kong; Fox Rothschild expands in Minneapolis; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Marketplace: Target to Open 2nd Manhattan Store on Greenwich Street

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : December 16, 2015

Minneapolis-based retailer Target has signed a long-term lease with Jack Resnick & Sons Inc. for 48,242 square feet at 255 Greenwich St. Also, a Long Island City commercial property at 48-18 Van Dam St. has been acquired by Local Union 813, a member of the International Brotherhood of the Teamsters Pension Fund and its affiliate, Local 27 Pension Fund, for $20 million.

Boutiques Bolt on Am Law Alums, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 13, 2015

Two boutiques recruit from their larger brethren; Baker & McKenzie and Mayer Brown make notable additions in Europe; in-house opportunities lure two Skadden lawyers; the door spins at Haynes and Boone; and other key hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : December 10, 2015

Sutherland Asbill, Fox Rothschild and Gibson Dunn have each added a partner, and Loeb & Loeb and Baker Botts have announced additions.

Seeking China Beachhead, McGuireWoods Inks Shanghai Deal

Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : November 30, 2015

McGuireWoods has forged an affiliation agreement with Shanghai-based FuJae Partners, a firm formed by three partners leaving Chinese firm Jun He Law Offices.

Brownstein Hyatt Bags Phoenix Office, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 25, 2015

After a series of departures and an inability to find traction in the desert, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck has shuttered its Phoenix office; Gibson Dunn grabs two new hires; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.