Fulbright & Jaworski Law Firm Profile

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Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.

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

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 CA, CO, DC, London, MN, MO, NY, PA and TX.

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

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.

Distinction Between General and Consequential Damages

Glen Banks : New York Law Journal : May 30, 2014

In his Contract Law column for The New York Law Journal, Glen Banks reviews a recent Court of Appeals in which the majority said that lost profits could be either general or consequential damages dependent upon whether the non-breaching party bargained for the right to receive the profits and the profits were the direct and immediate fruits of the contract.

Am Law Firms Reap Rewards of NFL Union Work

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 30, 2014

The annual report filed by the National Football League Players Association with the U.S. Labor Department shows Winston & Strawn, Latham & Watkins, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Norton Rose Fulbright and Patton Boggs racking up substantial fees for their work on behalf of players last year.

U.S. Justice Department Tax Chief Departs

Todd Ruger : Legal Times : May 27, 2014

Kathryn Keneally will step down as head of the U.S. Department of Justice's Tax Division next week, DOJ officials said Tuesday.

Distinction Between General and Consequential Damages

Glen Banks : New York Law Journal : May 27, 2014

In his Contract Law column, Glen Banks reviews a recent Court of Appeals in which the majority said that lost profits could be either general or consequential damages dependent upon whether the non-breaching party bargained for the right to receive the profits and the profits were the direct and immediate fruits of the contract.

LSAT Administrator Settles Discrimination Suit for $7.73 Million

R. Robin McDonald : Daily Report : May 20, 2014

The Law School Admissions Council, which administers the Law School Admissions Tests, has agreed to pay $7.73 million and undertake "systemic reforms" to settle a nationwide disability discrimination suit, the U.S. Justice Department announced Tuesday.

Alki David Battles Michael Jackson Estate Over Hologram IP

Lisa Shuchman : The Litigation Daily : May 19, 2014

The ghost of Michael Jackson performed live over the weekend in Las Vegas. And Alki David, the Hollywood heir to a Greek shipping and bottling fortune, isn't happy about it.

When the Whites-Only Sign Came Down at Big Law

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : May 12, 2014

Jim Plummer notes that many African-American lawyers in Houston at the time, including his father, the late Matthew Plummer Sr., were members of the Houston Lawyers Association, which was formed in 1955 because they could not join the Houston Bar Association.

Dentons, Norton Rose Helps Buffett Branch Out in Canada

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 02, 2014

Refugees from Canada's Heenan Blaikie helped the energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway expand up north.

Texas Lawyer's Annual Firm Finance Report: Which Firms Were in the Money?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : April 28, 2014

Only three firms posted double-digit increases in gross revenue in 2013. Only two firms posted double-digit decreases.

Half-Dozen Firms Dig Into Big Canadian Mining Deal

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

Amid talk about a pharma M&A boom, the global mining industry is on the verge of its own round of consolidation.

Post-merger, Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers bond on bikes

Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : April 21, 2014

After riding all day on April 12, the team stopped in La Grange, feasted on Texas barbecue and slept in "a very large tent" with 170 cots.

Class Action Against Homeopathic Remedy Company To Go Forward

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : April 17, 2014

A class action which contends that children’s cold and flu products sold by a 100-year-old California homeopathic remedy company are nothing more than “flavored water” has been certified by a California federal judge.

Ninth Circuit Sticks Software Company With Attorney Fees

Scott Graham : The Recorder : April 15, 2014

The appellate court won't reconsider its standard for finding a case "exceptional."

Two D.C. Judges Approved for Second 15-Year Terms

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : April 11, 2014

Chief Judge Eric Washington of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and D.C. Superior Court Judge Hiram Puig-Lugo, presiding judge of Family Court, were reappointed to their second 15-year terms on the bench.

Survey: Blakes Ranks as Canada's Top Legal Brand

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : April 10, 2014

Blake, Cassels & Graydon leapfrogged over Norton Rose Fulbright to land atop market research firm Acritas' latest Canadian Law Firm Brand Index, which is based on a survey of 268 in-house lawyers who regularly rely on Canadian firms as outside counsel.

Animal Rights Groups Oppose $25M Fee Request in Circus Litigation

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : April 10, 2014

Lawyers for animal rights groups that unsuccessfully sued the producer of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus called the producer's petition for $25 million in legal fees "ridiculous" and "unconscionable" in court papers this week.

Anglo-American Firms Face Identity Choice in Asia

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : April 07, 2014

Should firms like DLA Piper or Hogan Lovells pitch themselves as British or American in Asia? At most firms resulting from transatlantic mergers, the British side brought more to the table in Asia and continues to run the show there. But there are also strong incentives to accentuate their American identities.

More Profiles:
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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

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.

Distinction Between General and Consequential Damages

Glen Banks : New York Law Journal : May 30, 2014

In his Contract Law column for The New York Law Journal, Glen Banks reviews a recent Court of Appeals in which the majority said that lost profits could be either general or consequential damages dependent upon whether the non-breaching party bargained for the right to receive the profits and the profits were the direct and immediate fruits of the contract.

Am Law Firms Reap Rewards of NFL Union Work

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 30, 2014

The annual report filed by the National Football League Players Association with the U.S. Labor Department shows Winston & Strawn, Latham & Watkins, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, Norton Rose Fulbright and Patton Boggs racking up substantial fees for their work on behalf of players last year.

U.S. Justice Department Tax Chief Departs

Todd Ruger : Legal Times : May 27, 2014

Kathryn Keneally will step down as head of the U.S. Department of Justice's Tax Division next week, DOJ officials said Tuesday.

Distinction Between General and Consequential Damages

Glen Banks : New York Law Journal : May 27, 2014

In his Contract Law column, Glen Banks reviews a recent Court of Appeals in which the majority said that lost profits could be either general or consequential damages dependent upon whether the non-breaching party bargained for the right to receive the profits and the profits were the direct and immediate fruits of the contract.

LSAT Administrator Settles Discrimination Suit for $7.73 Million

R. Robin McDonald : Daily Report : May 20, 2014

The Law School Admissions Council, which administers the Law School Admissions Tests, has agreed to pay $7.73 million and undertake "systemic reforms" to settle a nationwide disability discrimination suit, the U.S. Justice Department announced Tuesday.

Alki David Battles Michael Jackson Estate Over Hologram IP

Lisa Shuchman : The Litigation Daily : May 19, 2014

The ghost of Michael Jackson performed live over the weekend in Las Vegas. And Alki David, the Hollywood heir to a Greek shipping and bottling fortune, isn't happy about it.

When the Whites-Only Sign Came Down at Big Law

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : May 12, 2014

Jim Plummer notes that many African-American lawyers in Houston at the time, including his father, the late Matthew Plummer Sr., were members of the Houston Lawyers Association, which was formed in 1955 because they could not join the Houston Bar Association.

Dentons, Norton Rose Helps Buffett Branch Out in Canada

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 02, 2014

Refugees from Canada's Heenan Blaikie helped the energy unit of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway expand up north.

Texas Lawyer's Annual Firm Finance Report: Which Firms Were in the Money?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : April 28, 2014

Only three firms posted double-digit increases in gross revenue in 2013. Only two firms posted double-digit decreases.

Half-Dozen Firms Dig Into Big Canadian Mining Deal

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

Amid talk about a pharma M&A boom, the global mining industry is on the verge of its own round of consolidation.

Post-merger, Norton Rose Fulbright lawyers bond on bikes

Angela Morris : Texas Lawyer : April 21, 2014

After riding all day on April 12, the team stopped in La Grange, feasted on Texas barbecue and slept in "a very large tent" with 170 cots.

Class Action Against Homeopathic Remedy Company To Go Forward

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : April 17, 2014

A class action which contends that children’s cold and flu products sold by a 100-year-old California homeopathic remedy company are nothing more than “flavored water” has been certified by a California federal judge.

Ninth Circuit Sticks Software Company With Attorney Fees

Scott Graham : The Recorder : April 15, 2014

The appellate court won't reconsider its standard for finding a case "exceptional."

Two D.C. Judges Approved for Second 15-Year Terms

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : April 11, 2014

Chief Judge Eric Washington of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and D.C. Superior Court Judge Hiram Puig-Lugo, presiding judge of Family Court, were reappointed to their second 15-year terms on the bench.

Survey: Blakes Ranks as Canada's Top Legal Brand

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : April 10, 2014

Blake, Cassels & Graydon leapfrogged over Norton Rose Fulbright to land atop market research firm Acritas' latest Canadian Law Firm Brand Index, which is based on a survey of 268 in-house lawyers who regularly rely on Canadian firms as outside counsel.

Animal Rights Groups Oppose $25M Fee Request in Circus Litigation

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : April 10, 2014

Lawyers for animal rights groups that unsuccessfully sued the producer of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus called the producer's petition for $25 million in legal fees "ridiculous" and "unconscionable" in court papers this week.

Anglo-American Firms Face Identity Choice in Asia

Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : April 07, 2014

Should firms like DLA Piper or Hogan Lovells pitch themselves as British or American in Asia? At most firms resulting from transatlantic mergers, the British side brought more to the table in Asia and continues to run the show there. But there are also strong incentives to accentuate their American identities.