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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 2013 Global 100 survey, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson ranked as the 78th 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 42 -10 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

Deal Watch: Skadden Celebrates Holiday Weekend Atop M&A League Tables

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : July 03, 2015

M&A league tables for the first half of 2015 compiled by Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters show Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom leading the pack among legal advisers, while several other Am Law 100 firms prepare to fete the Fourth of July with some insurance-related transactional work.

Big Deals

Rebecca Geiger : Global Lawyer News : July 01, 2015

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

July Deals & Suits

: Corporate Counsel : July 01, 2015

Musical Chairs at Kirkland & Ellis; Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 28, 2015

Kirkland snags a top London tax partner but loses three others; McKenna Long & Aldridge sees more lateral movement ahead of its deal with Dentons; Shearman & Sterling opens in Saudi Arabia; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Top 10 Numbers From Our Special Report on Women

Kim Kleman, editor-in-chief : The American Lawyer : June 23, 2015

We've uncovered some sobering statistics in our special report on women in Big Law.

Deal Watch: Am Law 100 Firms Flock to Pharma, as Kirkland and Skadden Snag China Work

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : June 18, 2015

Nearly a dozen billion-dollar deals were announced over the past week, ranging from homebuilders and retail buys to the privatization of a U.S.-listed Chinese technology company. At the same time, Am Law 100 firms had to look no further than the active pharmaceutical arena to add a few notable M&A engagements to their transactional ledger.

Marketplace

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : June 17, 2015

Entertainment and news icons 21st Century Fox and News Corporation, widely known as News Corp, are planning a monumental move to downtown Manhattan. The companies recently announced jointly their intentions to lease space at Silverstein Properties Inc.'s proposed Two World Trade Center as the location of their new corporate headquarters.

Freshfields' U.S. Hiring Spree Continues, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 17, 2015

The Magic Circle firm snags a senior Simpson Thacher & Bartlett civil litigation partner in New York; Sheppard Mullin adds a three-lawyer IP team from Pillsbury; King & Spalding opens in Tokyo; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

O'Melveny and Pillsbury Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 14, 2015

Willkie Farr, Winston & Strawn and Sheppard Mullin make hires from two struggling firms with California roots; Blank Rome bolts on an IP boutique in Houston; Fried Frank loses its last partner in Asia; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Last Departing Fried Frank Asia Partner Joins K&L Gates

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : June 12, 2015

Hong Kong-based corporate lawyer Carolyn Sng will start at her new firm on Monday.

Deals and More Deals as Mexico Finally Opens

Susan Postlewaite : Daily Business Review : June 09, 2015

International and Mexican law firms are riding a wave of new deals as Mexico moves ahead with bold plans to open its national energy sector to foreign and private investment for the first time in 76 years.

Boies Schiller Signs On As Hudson Yards Pioneer

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : June 09, 2015

Boies, Schiller & Flexner will be 55 Hudson Yards' first commercial tenant, leaving east midtown and the Four Seasons behind.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : June 08, 2015

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

Anne Hathaway's Dad Joins Drinker Biddle, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 07, 2015

Drinker Biddle & Reath adds a labor and employment partner with star power; Bryan Cave parts ways with a former senator; Greenberg Traurig grabs two former Dewey & LeBoeuf dealmakers; four firms raid Kirkland & Ellis; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

On The Move: Rafael Perez Joins Connell Foley

: New Jersey Law Journal : June 05, 2015

Connell Foley in Roseland brings on board veteran public finance attorney Rafael Perez.

American Realty Capital Properties Ex-GC Rejoins Duane Morris

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : June 05, 2015

Richard Silfen has left his role as general counsel at the embattled American Realty Capital Properties to rejoin his former firm, Duane Morris.

ALM Announces 2015 Transatlantic Legal Award Winners

: The Am Law Daily : June 05, 2015

At a London event, lawyers and firms are honored for excellence in transatlantic matters involving corporate, finance and litigation work, innovation, commitment to pro bono, outstanding transatlantic strategy and rising stars under 40.

Finding 'Showup' Suggestive, Split Panel Upsets Convictions

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : June 04, 2015

"It is the cumulative effect of what otherwise might be individually permissible that makes this particular showup identification unduly suggestive," Justice Judith Gische wrote for the First Department majority.

Robbins Russell Hires Apple Monitor Michael Bromwich

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : June 03, 2015

Former Mayer Brown, Fried Frank and Goodwin Procter partner Michael Bromwich, a key figure in the Apple e-books antitrust case, has joined high-powered litigation boutique Robbins, Russell, Englert, Orseck, Untereiner & Sauber.

The End of Lockstep? Not So Fast.

Chris Johnson : The Am Law Daily : June 01, 2015

News that Linklaters is to finally modify its lockstep has raised fresh questions over the long-term future of the compensation system. But with some tinkering, lockstep may prove more durable than many think.

Hogan Lovells Hires on Three Continents, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 30, 2015

Three partners head to Hogan Loveless; Fried Frank raids Kirkland & Ellis in London; another Dickstein Shapiro partner departs; a Florida firm goes on a hiring spree; and more notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Arnold & Porter, Others Make Best Firms for Families List

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : May 29, 2015

The Yale Law Women's survey also credits Cadwalader, Duane Morris, Hogan Lovells, Hunton & Williams, Kirkland & Ellis, Morrison & Foerster, Munger Tolles, Orrick and Wilmer.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : May 28, 2015

Four firms announce new additions, while Mintz Levin has promoted an attorney to member of the firm.

Big Deals

: The American Lawyer : May 28, 2015

Minority Ranks at Large Firms Show Little Growth

MP McQueen : The American Lawyer : May 28, 2015

The percentage of minorities at large law firms hasn't changed much in seven years, our Diversity Scorecard shows.

Marketplace

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : May 27, 2015

The Kushner Companies has entered into an agreement to purchase the retail condominium space at 229 W. 43rd St., the former headquarters of the New York Times, for $296 million.

Deal Watch: Four Am Law 100 Firms Prescribed Work on CVS-Omnicare Merger

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : May 21, 2015

Firms Prescribed Work on $12.7 Billion CVS, Omnicare Deal

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.

Richards Kibbe Managing Partner Jumps to Patterson Belknap

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : May 19, 2015

Craig Newman, former co-managing partner of Richards Kibbe & Orbe, has made the move to fellow New York-based firm Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler. Newman will serve as a partner in Patterson Belknap's litigation department and will lead its privacy and data security practice.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : May 18, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.