Fulbright & Jaworski Law Firm Profile

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Fulbright & Jaworski L. is a Houston-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2013 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Fulbright & Jaworski L. has 790 attorneys and is the 43rd largest firm in the United States.  With $585,500,000 in gross revenue in 2012, the firm placed 54th on The American Lawyer's 2013 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2012 Global 100 survey, Fulbright & Jaworski L.ranked as the 64th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in AL, AZ, CA, CO, DC, GA, ID, IL, LA, MA, MN, MO, NJ, NV, NY, PA, TX and WI.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 NR N/A Gross revenue
NLJ 250 NR N/A Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard NR N/A Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 90 -2 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Alternative Dispute Resolution

: New York Law Journal : November 17, 2014

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "2014 IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest," "Mediation in Securities Arbitration Cases: Regain Control," "New York's International Arbitration Judge, One Year Later," "'Arbitration' Definition Under the FAA: The Unsettled Law," and "Consolidation: Limited Consent Trumps Endless Controversy."

Some Plaintiffs Trying to Abandon Vaginal Mesh MDL

Amaris Elliott-Engel : The National Law Journal : November 10, 2014

Several plaintiffs suing Coloplast Corp. over its pelvic mesh products have moved to initiate discovery because they claim the goal of coordinating the cases into multidistrict litigation has been defeated.

Skadden, Weil Alum Nab Roles in Dendreon Bankruptcy

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 10, 2014

In a down year for big corporate bankruptcies, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom bagged a big assignment Monday for Seattle-based biotechnology company Dendreon as the prostate cancer drug maker filed for bankruptcy in Delaware. Also tapped by the debtor as claims agent in its Chapter 11 case is Prime Clerk, a company started last year by former Weil, Gotshal & Manges restructuring partner Shai Waisman.

Willkie Puts Down Stakes in Houston

Wenxiong Zhang : The Am Law Daily : November 04, 2014

Willkie Farr & Gallagher is opening an office in Houston, marking the Wall Street firm's foray into the booming legal market in Texas as well as its first new domestic office since 1981, when it opened in Washington, D.C.

At Norton Rose Fulbright, a New Guard for the New Year

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : October 30, 2014

After 12 years, Norton Rose Fulbright chief executive Peter Martyr will relinquish his managing partner responsibilities in the U.K. to Martin Scott, the firm announced Wednesday. Meanwhile, John Coleman, managing partner of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada, will pass the baton to Charles Hurdon.

Wachtell Advises Chesapeake on $5.38 Billion Asset Sale

Wenxiong Zhang : The Am Law Daily : October 17, 2014

Chesapeake Energy announced Thursday that it would sell a large portion of its gas business in Northern West Virginia and Southern Pennsylvania to Houston-based rival Southwestern Energy. The deal allows Chesapeake to pay down a substantial amount of debt accrued from past expansion efforts.

GC Builds Legal Department from Ground Up

Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : October 13, 2014

A Year of Slow But Solid Growth for Global 100 Firms

Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : October 08, 2014

A surge in dealmaking boosted the top and bottom lines for the world's top-grossing firms, which experienced steady if unspectacular growth in 2013.

Herbalife Hires a Safe 'Harbour' to Head Compliance

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : October 06, 2014

Herbalife Ltd. has brought on former Federal Trade Commission commissioner Pamela Jones Harbour to oversee the nutritional supplement provider's compliance work amid an investigation by the agency into the company's business practices and structure.

Herbalife Hires a Safe 'Harbour' to Head Compliance

Andrew Ramonas : Corporate Counsel : October 06, 2014

An investigation into the company's structure and business practices leads it to bolster its legal team.

Ashurst, Gibson Dunn Meet Again Over Murphy Oil Sale

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 01, 2014

While Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's London office raided Ashurst for its former head, the two firms also worked on opposite sides of Arkansas-based Murphy Oil's $2 billion sale of assets in Malaysia to an Indonesian oil and gas giant.

Norton Rose, Ex-Crowell & Moring Partner Enter NFL's Ray Rice Saga

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 25, 2014

Richard Smith, head of regulatory and government investigations at Norton Rose Fulbright, has been hired by the National Football League Players Association for its investigation of the league's indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice, who himself has retained former Crowell & Moring litigation partner Peter Ginsberg.

Squire Patton Boggs Website Fails to Keep Up With Merger

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : September 11, 2014

Three-and-a-half months after Cleveland-based Squire Sanders and Washington, D.C.-based Patton Boggs' merger into Squire Patton Boggs went live, the firm still has a split identity online.

High Court Remands High Sanctions Award

John Council : Texas Lawyer : September 08, 2014

Texas Supreme Court rules sanctions are appropriate, but more review is needed in one of the nation's highest attorney fee awards of its kind.

Lure of the Legal Giants, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 07, 2014

Baker & McKenzie, Jones Day, Norton Rose Fulbright and Squire Patton Boggs all experienced churn to their robust partnership ranks in the first week of September; a high-profile in-house lawyer joins Ballard Spahr as a Bingham McCutchen partner heads the other way; and Milbank brings on a top federal prosecutor in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

High Court Remands High Sanctions Award

John Council : Texas Lawyer : September 04, 2014

Texas Supreme Court rules sanctions are appropriate, but more review is needed in one of the nation's highest attorney fee awards of its kind.

Tech is Litigants' Boon, Not Profession's Doom

David Horrigan : The National Law Journal : September 01, 2014

Assisted review is merely one way for attorneys to find their way through mountains of evidence.

Judge Trims Madoff Trustee's Suit Against Merkin Funds

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : August 13, 2014

Irving Picard of Baker & Hostetler, the liquidation trustee for Bernie Madoff's fraud-soaked investment firm, suffered a second setback this week in his bankruptcy court fight with J. Ezra Merkin and the Madoff feeder funds he managed.

Inching Back

Leigh Jones : Corporate Counsel : August 01, 2014

Law firm head count grew at the largest firms last year, but only with the help of international mergers.

Trading Places

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : July 01, 2014

Some Anglo-American firms have started touting Old Glory over the Union Jack in Asia.

Canadian Deals

: Corporate Counsel : July 01, 2014

Transatlantic Trio Make Third Time a Charm for Kentz

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 23, 2014

Canadian engineering and construction giant SNC-Lavalin Group has agreed to pay nearly $2 billion to acquire British oil and gas company Kentz Corp., which had rebuffed two other takeover attempts in recent months. Norton Rose Fulbright and a handful of Canadian firms are advising on the deal and another $511 million Canadian tie-up announced Monday.

Compromised Plaintiff Was the Elephant in the Courtroom

Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : June 16, 2014

Ringling Bros. defense team describes how it dissected animal-abuse claims.

NLJ 350: 9 Facts You Should Know About This Year's List

: The National Law Journal : June 10, 2014

Beyond the headcounts and the mergers, here are some additional bits of information from our annual survey.

#3: Norton Rose Fulbright

Katelyn Polantz and Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

International Law Firm Mergers Bring Rebound

Leigh Jones : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

The biggest upswing since the recession comes from marriages of U.S. and foreign operations.

It's a Good Time to Be an Associate — Abroad

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

Junior attorney ranks rose respectably, but most of the gains were overseas and in Canada.

What Texas Firms Worked on the Big Deals in 2013?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : June 06, 2014

Spurred by strength in energy deals and financings, seven Texas firms made the charts in "Corporate Scorecard 2014," The American Lawyer's rankings of the nation's top dealmakers in 2013.

Joe Jamail, a Texas Legend

Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : June 02, 2014

Houston attorney Joe Jamail, 88, became a legend among lawyers nearly 30 years ago. Back in 1985, he won a $10.53 billion verdict for Pennzoil Co., which sued Texaco Inc. alleging tortious interference with Pennzoil's contract to buy Getty Oil stock.

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IN-DEPTH RESEARCH REPORT
on Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

  • - Financial Information
  • - Compensation
  • - Billing Rates
  • - Lateral Partner Moves
  • - Pro bono
  • - Key Contacts

Fulbright & Jaworski LLP

  • Designation: N/A
  • Head Count: N/A
  • Gross Revenues: N/A
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: N/A
  • Profits Per Partner: N/A
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Fulbright & Jaworski is an USA-based law firm.  

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 NR N/A Gross revenue
NLJ 250 NR N/A Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard NR N/A Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard NR N/A Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Alternative Dispute Resolution

: New York Law Journal : November 17, 2014

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "2014 IBA Guidelines on Conflicts of Interest," "Mediation in Securities Arbitration Cases: Regain Control," "New York's International Arbitration Judge, One Year Later," "'Arbitration' Definition Under the FAA: The Unsettled Law," and "Consolidation: Limited Consent Trumps Endless Controversy."

Some Plaintiffs Trying to Abandon Vaginal Mesh MDL

Amaris Elliott-Engel : The National Law Journal : November 10, 2014

Several plaintiffs suing Coloplast Corp. over its pelvic mesh products have moved to initiate discovery because they claim the goal of coordinating the cases into multidistrict litigation has been defeated.

Skadden, Weil Alum Nab Roles in Dendreon Bankruptcy

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 10, 2014

In a down year for big corporate bankruptcies, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom bagged a big assignment Monday for Seattle-based biotechnology company Dendreon as the prostate cancer drug maker filed for bankruptcy in Delaware. Also tapped by the debtor as claims agent in its Chapter 11 case is Prime Clerk, a company started last year by former Weil, Gotshal & Manges restructuring partner Shai Waisman.

Willkie Puts Down Stakes in Houston

Wenxiong Zhang : The Am Law Daily : November 04, 2014

Willkie Farr & Gallagher is opening an office in Houston, marking the Wall Street firm's foray into the booming legal market in Texas as well as its first new domestic office since 1981, when it opened in Washington, D.C.

At Norton Rose Fulbright, a New Guard for the New Year

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : October 30, 2014

After 12 years, Norton Rose Fulbright chief executive Peter Martyr will relinquish his managing partner responsibilities in the U.K. to Martin Scott, the firm announced Wednesday. Meanwhile, John Coleman, managing partner of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada, will pass the baton to Charles Hurdon.

Wachtell Advises Chesapeake on $5.38 Billion Asset Sale

Wenxiong Zhang : The Am Law Daily : October 17, 2014

Chesapeake Energy announced Thursday that it would sell a large portion of its gas business in Northern West Virginia and Southern Pennsylvania to Houston-based rival Southwestern Energy. The deal allows Chesapeake to pay down a substantial amount of debt accrued from past expansion efforts.

GC Builds Legal Department from Ground Up

Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : October 13, 2014

A Year of Slow But Solid Growth for Global 100 Firms

Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : October 08, 2014

A surge in dealmaking boosted the top and bottom lines for the world's top-grossing firms, which experienced steady if unspectacular growth in 2013.

Herbalife Hires a Safe 'Harbour' to Head Compliance

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : October 06, 2014

Herbalife Ltd. has brought on former Federal Trade Commission commissioner Pamela Jones Harbour to oversee the nutritional supplement provider's compliance work amid an investigation by the agency into the company's business practices and structure.

Herbalife Hires a Safe 'Harbour' to Head Compliance

Andrew Ramonas : Corporate Counsel : October 06, 2014

An investigation into the company's structure and business practices leads it to bolster its legal team.

Ashurst, Gibson Dunn Meet Again Over Murphy Oil Sale

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 01, 2014

While Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's London office raided Ashurst for its former head, the two firms also worked on opposite sides of Arkansas-based Murphy Oil's $2 billion sale of assets in Malaysia to an Indonesian oil and gas giant.

Norton Rose, Ex-Crowell & Moring Partner Enter NFL's Ray Rice Saga

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 25, 2014

Richard Smith, head of regulatory and government investigations at Norton Rose Fulbright, has been hired by the National Football League Players Association for its investigation of the league's indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice, who himself has retained former Crowell & Moring litigation partner Peter Ginsberg.

Squire Patton Boggs Website Fails to Keep Up With Merger

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : September 11, 2014

Three-and-a-half months after Cleveland-based Squire Sanders and Washington, D.C.-based Patton Boggs' merger into Squire Patton Boggs went live, the firm still has a split identity online.

High Court Remands High Sanctions Award

John Council : Texas Lawyer : September 08, 2014

Texas Supreme Court rules sanctions are appropriate, but more review is needed in one of the nation's highest attorney fee awards of its kind.

Lure of the Legal Giants, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 07, 2014

Baker & McKenzie, Jones Day, Norton Rose Fulbright and Squire Patton Boggs all experienced churn to their robust partnership ranks in the first week of September; a high-profile in-house lawyer joins Ballard Spahr as a Bingham McCutchen partner heads the other way; and Milbank brings on a top federal prosecutor in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

High Court Remands High Sanctions Award

John Council : Texas Lawyer : September 04, 2014

Texas Supreme Court rules sanctions are appropriate, but more review is needed in one of the nation's highest attorney fee awards of its kind.

Tech is Litigants' Boon, Not Profession's Doom

David Horrigan : The National Law Journal : September 01, 2014

Assisted review is merely one way for attorneys to find their way through mountains of evidence.

Judge Trims Madoff Trustee's Suit Against Merkin Funds

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : August 13, 2014

Irving Picard of Baker & Hostetler, the liquidation trustee for Bernie Madoff's fraud-soaked investment firm, suffered a second setback this week in his bankruptcy court fight with J. Ezra Merkin and the Madoff feeder funds he managed.

Inching Back

Leigh Jones : Corporate Counsel : August 01, 2014

Law firm head count grew at the largest firms last year, but only with the help of international mergers.

Trading Places

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : July 01, 2014

Some Anglo-American firms have started touting Old Glory over the Union Jack in Asia.

Canadian Deals

: Corporate Counsel : July 01, 2014

Transatlantic Trio Make Third Time a Charm for Kentz

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 23, 2014

Canadian engineering and construction giant SNC-Lavalin Group has agreed to pay nearly $2 billion to acquire British oil and gas company Kentz Corp., which had rebuffed two other takeover attempts in recent months. Norton Rose Fulbright and a handful of Canadian firms are advising on the deal and another $511 million Canadian tie-up announced Monday.

Compromised Plaintiff Was the Elephant in the Courtroom

Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : June 16, 2014

Ringling Bros. defense team describes how it dissected animal-abuse claims.

NLJ 350: 9 Facts You Should Know About This Year's List

: The National Law Journal : June 10, 2014

Beyond the headcounts and the mergers, here are some additional bits of information from our annual survey.

#3: Norton Rose Fulbright

Katelyn Polantz and Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

International Law Firm Mergers Bring Rebound

Leigh Jones : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

The biggest upswing since the recession comes from marriages of U.S. and foreign operations.

It's a Good Time to Be an Associate — Abroad

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

Junior attorney ranks rose respectably, but most of the gains were overseas and in Canada.

What Texas Firms Worked on the Big Deals in 2013?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : June 06, 2014

Spurred by strength in energy deals and financings, seven Texas firms made the charts in "Corporate Scorecard 2014," The American Lawyer's rankings of the nation's top dealmakers in 2013.

Joe Jamail, a Texas Legend

Mary Alice Robbins : Texas Lawyer : June 02, 2014

Houston attorney Joe Jamail, 88, became a legend among lawyers nearly 30 years ago. Back in 1985, he won a $10.53 billion verdict for Pennzoil Co., which sued Texaco Inc. alleging tortious interference with Pennzoil's contract to buy Getty Oil stock.