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Holland & Knight LLP

  • Designation: Washington
  • Head Count: 956
  • Gross Revenues: $627,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $655,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,030,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

Holland & Knight is a Tampa-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Holland & Knight has 956 attorneys and is the 27th largest firm in the United States.  With $627,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 51st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2013 Global 100 survey, Holland & Knight ranked as the 60th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, FL, GA, IL, MA, MD, MN, NY, OR, RI, TX, VA and WA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 51 1 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 51 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 27 0 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 39 -4 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 47 0 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 78 16 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 33 23 Summer programs

In the News

Why This Veteran Greenberg Attorney is Heading to H&K

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : March 06, 2015

Debbie Orshefsky, an institution at Greenberg Traurig and co-chair of its national land development practice, is leaving after 32 years to join Holland & Knight.

Was Bank of America Part of a Rothstein Cover-Up? Investors Think So

Samantha Joseph : Daily Business Review : March 06, 2015

Victims of disbarred attorney Scott Rothstein accuse Bank of America of a cover-up.

Fried Frank and Paul Hastings Poach IP Heads, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 03, 2015

Patterson Belknap and Shearman & Sterling lose a pair of IP practice leaders; Cadwalader rebuilds in Houston; more Bingham McCutchen refugees find new homes; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

New Partners: White & Case

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

New Partners 2015

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015


: The National Law Journal : March 02, 2015

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.

New Partners: Hogan Lovells

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

New Partners: GrayRobinson

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

Here Are Ways to Head Off Legal Malpractice Lawsuits

Chauncey D. Cole IV : Daily Business Review : February 25, 2015

Due diligence and a well-drafted representation letter could head off legal malpractice lawsuits, writes attorney Chauncey D. Cole IV.

Justices Sink Fraud Case Against Fisherman

Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : February 25, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling against the federal prosecution of a Florida fisherman under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act was hailed Wednesday as a blow against overcriminalization and zealous federal prosecutions.

Holland & Knight Team Delivers More Credit to ION Networks

Mary Hladky : Daily Business Review : February 24, 2015

The legal team added $150 million in loan proceeds, which pushes the West Palm Beach-based media company's credit facility to $865 million.


: The National Law Journal : February 23, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Competing in a New Cuba

Carlyn Kolker : The American Lawyer : February 17, 2015

As the door to Cuba cracks a little wider, some American firms are looking hard for opportunity. But foreign rivals already have a head start.

Judge Rules Fashion Mall Must Be Sold at Auction

Samantha Joseph : Daily Business Review : February 12, 2015

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge John Olson rejected a plan to convert Fashion Mall's owner from a Chapter 7 bankruptcy to a Chapter 11 reorganization.

DBR Announces Lifetime Awards, Attorney of the Year Finalists

Review staff : Daily Business Review : February 10, 2015

The Daily Business Review announces its first Professional Excellence Awards winners.

Holland & Knight Heads to Denver, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 10, 2015

Fresh off successful financial years in 2014, Holland & Knight opens a Denver office with six lawyers from Lathrop & Gage; Akin plucks a practice leader from Paul Hastings; Covington & Burling adds a former federal prosecutor; a handful of departures from Dickstein Shapiro; Kirkland & Ellis grows in London; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.


: The National Law Journal : February 09, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

On the Move

: The Recorder : February 09, 2015

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

An Early Look at The 2015 Am Law 100

: The American Lawyer : February 09, 2015

The Am Law Daily's early coverage of 2014 financial results of The Am Law 100/200 includes an examination into what's going on behind the numbers. This list will be updated as new results become available. Final rankings and full results for The Am Law 100 will be published in The American Lawyer's May 2015 issue and The Am Law Second Hundred will be published in the June issue.

History Making Year for Holland & Knight in 2014

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : February 09, 2015

Holland & Knight made history in 2014 by topping the 1,000-lawyer mark helping the firm's revenue jump 10 percent to $689 million.

King & Spalding Tops 2013's Partner Profit Boost

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : February 09, 2015

King & Spalding reported substantial increases in revenue and profit in 2014, following a strong 2013.

Squire Patton Boggs Health Care Leaders Defect, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 08, 2015

Jones Day and Polsinelli pick up a pair of Squire Patton Boggs health care practice leaders; Dickinson Wright and Jackson Lewis prepare for new offices; Paul Weiss picks up a top federal prosecutor; Willkie Farr makes another hire in Houston; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

JNC Submits Two Short Lists, Gets New Members

Kathleen Baydala Joyner : Daily Report : February 06, 2015

Three lawyers are vying to be the next Georgia Tax Tribunal judge.

Locke Lord Lures Boies Litigator, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 04, 2015

Boies Schiller & Flexner partner Kathleen Smalley is headed to newly merged Locke Lord; Davis Polk poaches Greenberg Traurig's real estate chair in New York; three DLA Piper finance lawyers depart; Littler Mendelson heads to Maine; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Real Estate Boom Good News for Law Firms

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : February 03, 2015

South Florida law firm managing partners are optimistic that the renewed real estate boom will trickle into other practices such as litigation, banking and finance, international transactions and public-private partnerships.

Chinese Law Firms Aim to Follow Dentons-Dacheng

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : February 02, 2015

Challenges of integration and restrictive rules discourage some, but others say more global mergers may be in the cards.

Law Firms, Attorneys Honored for Pro Bono Contributions

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : February 02, 2015

Akerman, Holland & Knight and Coral Gables lawyer John Kozyak, who is known for his popular annual minority mentoring picnic, are honored for their pro bono service to the community.

Law Firm Programs Cater to Working Moms

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 30, 2015

Working mothers are struggling to find ways to succeed at law firms--balancing work and family--while firms are creating programs to retain and attract working moms.

Liebler Gonzalez Seeks to Be as Diverse as South Florida

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 30, 2015

Liebler, Gonzalez & Portuondo ranks No. 1 on the Daily Business Review's annual Diversity Scorecard with 36 minorities among its 68 lawyers.

The Dating Game

Kim Kleman, editor in chief : The American Lawyer : January 29, 2015

It's been a near-record year for lateral partners looking for love.