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Herrick, Feinstein LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 136
  • Gross Revenues: $105,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $775,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $645,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Herrick, Feinstein is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Herrick, Feinstein has 136 attorneys and is the 301st largest firm in the United States.  With $105,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 193rd on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in NJ and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 193 2 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 273 -26 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 143 -2 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 174 -3 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Panel Declines to Order Return of $4M in Rescinded Deal

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : February 08, 2016

A real estate buyer cannot recoup a $4 million deposit because the sellers were relieved of any obligation to show they were ready to close when the buyer filed a rescission action before the closing date, an appellate court held.

Holland & Knight Hires in Connecticut, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter and Christine Simmons : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2016

The latest Dickstein Shapiro defectors are hired by Holland & Knight; Jones Day adds an IP trio; Kirkland & Ellis recruits a senior SEC official; Latham & Watkins lands a high-profile lateral in Germany; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : January 26, 2016

Seven firms announce promotions while Thompson Hine and Romer Debbas have each added an attorney.

Experts Say Development Will Slow Without '421-a' Program

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : January 25, 2016

While projects that are already underway are unlikely to be affected by the expiration of the "421-a" property tax abatement program, several real estate attorneys expressed hope that the program will be renewed, as it has become a key component of negotiating major development deals in the city.

Firm Split-Ups and Lateral Moves Highlight 2015

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 22, 2015

If, as the song goes, breaking up is hard to do, 2015 was a challenging year for firms that dissolved, reconstituted, saw partners part ways, or otherwise experienced change. Blockbuster mergers and acquisitions were lacking. But, as was the case elsewhere, firms were active, and high lateral mobility, an industry trait for several years, remained on full display.

The Statute of Limitations in Legal Malpractice

Andrew Lavoott Bluestone : New York Law Journal : December 01, 2015

Andrew Lavoott Bluestone writes that the statute of limitations in legal malpractice cases is often thought of as impervious. But what has always seemed to be a very strict and narrowly construed doctrine has recently admitted of a wide-open exception that may well come to swallow the rule over the years. The exception concerns law firm retainers with arbitration agreements.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : November 30, 2015

Ropes & Gray and King & Spalding announce new partners; Herrick Feinstein, Baker & McKenzie and Arnold & Porter announce new hires; and Kevin Bernstein has been elected to chair Bond, Schoeneck & King's management committee, among other news.

Eight Court Employees Selected for Mollen Awards

Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : November 13, 2015

The Appellate Division, Second Department, on Wednesday will present eight of its employees with the Milton Mollen Commitment to Excellence Award.

Dickinson Wright Debuts Health Care Venture, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 09, 2015

Detroit-based Dickinson Wright launches a health care affiliate; Duane Morris hires a diversity leader; Quinn Emanuel starts a class action practice in Australia; Sidley expands in Los Angeles; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

DA, Judicial Races Highlight Ballots in Tuesday Elections

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : November 03, 2015

A few hard-fought district attorney races highlight Tuesday's judicial and criminal justice elections, where low voter turnout is typically expected in a year with no national or statewide contests on the ballot.

Mergers & Acquistions

: New York Law Journal : October 26, 2015

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "'Going Dark' Presents Traps for Unwary Companies Following an Acquisition," "Use of R&W Insurance Grows in Middle-Market Transactions," "Navigating the Purchase and Sale of Sports Teams" and "Working Capital Adjustments: At the Crossroads of Law and Accounting."

Staten Island DA Hopefuls Tout Their Experience

Ben Bedell : New York Law Journal : October 26, 2015

Joan Illuzzi and Michael McMahon agree on most policy issues confronting law enforcement officials in New York City. They also agree on which is their favorite New York baseball team—the Yankees. What they disagree on is which of them is best qualified to run the District Attorney's Office.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : October 19, 2015

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

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : October 16, 2015

Seven firms have added attorneys, while Kirkland & Ellis has announced promotions.

High Court Won't Disturb $1.7M Fee Award in Insurance Spat

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

The New Jersey Supreme Court will not review an award of attorney fees against Chicago Title Insurance Co. for declining to indemnify an investor who bought up former railroad properties that turned out to be lacking the requisite government approval.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : October 06, 2015

Gibson Dunn, Sullivan & Worcester and Herrick Feinstein have each added an attorney.

Legal Malpractice—Analysis and Defense

Brian P. Heermance and Christopher P. Keenoy : New York Law Journal : October 02, 2015

Brian P. Heermance and Christopher P. Keenoy write: Litigating a legal malpractice case is generally more complex than a simple tort action but, at its core, is governed by many of the same principles. The starting point is to simply examine the elements of any negligence claim—duty, breach, causation, and damages.

Sullivan & Worcester Bolts On Boston Shop, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 01, 2015

Boston-based Greene & Hafer partners up with Sullivan & Worcester; Greenberg Traurig grows in Texas; Paul Weiss welcomes a “Rising Star”; Skadden snags a new Paris tax head; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : September 28, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Deals Lawyers Saw No Summer Doldrums, Expect Strong Finish

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : September 22, 2015

The summer proved to be steadily active in a rejuvenated mergers and acquisitions market, according to middle-market dealmaking lawyers in New Jersey. And with the fourth quarter fast approaching, those lawyers say all signs point to a strong finish, even with financial market volatility.

Some Primary Voters Have District Attorney Choices

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : September 10, 2015

In an unusual contest, Conservative Party voters in Staten Island will get the chance Thursday to pick a candidate for the November election.

Litigation

: New York Law Journal : September 08, 2015

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "What's the Point? The Future of Litigation," "Reverse Payments, 'Actavis' and Settlement of Hatch-Waxman Disputes," "Solving the Insurance Allocation Dilemma" and "Class Action Trends in the Wake of 'Wal-Mart' and 'Comcast.'"

Democrat Leads in Funds in Staten Island DA Race

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : September 02, 2015

Michael McMahon, the Democratic candidate for Staten Island District Attorney, has been raising funds at roughly twice the rate of the Republican nominee, Joan Illuzzi, according to recent campaign finance reports.

K&L Gates Grows Despite Losses, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

K&L Gates offsets a series of partner departures with hires in Dallas and Asia; Ashurst brings back a private equity pro from Skadden; Boies Schiller bags one from Cravath; a McKenna Long founder decamps; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : August 20, 2015

Six firms announce new additions, BuckleySandler announces a promotion to partner, and Portolano Cavallo has opened its first U.S. representative office in New York for clients looking to make Italian investments or to establish and operate businesses in Italy.

Marketplace: Vornado Signs Lease on West Chelsea Office Space

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : August 19, 2015

Vornado Realty Trust has signed a 99-year ground lease at 260 11th Ave., the Otis Elevator Building. The lease also includes an option to purchase the land for $110 million.

Op-Ed: Recovering Nazi-Looted Art Became Pinnacle of Lawyer's Career

Lawrence M. Kaye and Howard N. Spiegler : The National Law Journal : August 17, 2015

Charles Goldstein helped reclaim $160 million in stolen paintings and other works.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : August 17, 2015

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