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Irell & Manella LLP

  • Designation: Los Angeles
  • Head Count: 166
  • Gross Revenues: $237,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,425,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $3,355,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -4

Irell & Manella is a Los Angeles-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Irell & Manella has 166 attorneys and is the 239th largest firm in the United States.  With $237,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 126th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA and DC.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 126 -4 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 239 7 Lawyer head count
The A-List 13 26 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 31 24 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 20 7 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 114 -59 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 104 -14 Summer programs

In the News

On the Move

: The Recorder : August 25, 2014

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

BAR-ometer

: The Recorder : August 22, 2014

The Churn: Simpson Thacher Raids Weil in London, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 22, 2014

Weil, Gotshal & Manges debt capital markets partner Gil Strauss has decamped for Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in London; Bank of America adds an Akin Gump partner; a Debevoise & Plimpton partner joins the U.S. State Department; and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Irell Nabs Six L.A. Lawyers From Liner

David Ruiz : The Recorder : August 21, 2014

The group includes transactional partner Joshua Grode, who specializes in media and entertainment deals.

Feds Prepare Lawsuit Against Countrywide Founder

: Bloomberg : August 21, 2014

Countrywide Financial co-founder Angelo Mozilo hasn't entirely escaped prosecutors' wrath for his company's risky lending.

Rock On, Legal Tech Style

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 01, 2014

A legal technology band will rock the International Legal Technology Association annual meeting this month in Nashville.

The Recorder Names 50 Women Leaders in Tech Law

Recorder Staff : The Recorder : August 01, 2014

This year's list honors women leading major matters, leading within their organizations, and leading the way for other women.

Toshiba Accuses Paul Hastings of Loyalty Breach

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : July 30, 2014

The firm crossed the line when it stepped in to defend a rival accused of stealing Toshiba trade secrets, alleges MoFo partner Harold McElhinny.

Toshiba Accuses Paul Hastings of Loyalty Breach

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : July 30, 2014

The firm crossed the line when it stepped in to defend a rival accused of stealing Toshiba trade secrets, alleges MoFo partner Harold McElhinny.

The Careerist: Best Firms for the Summer (and After)

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : July 10, 2014

Vault's top law firms for summer programs and associate happiness.

The Churn: Venable Expands in L.A., Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 08, 2014

A day after Hogan Lovells and Squire Patton Boggs started the third quarter with mergers abroad, Venable has gotten into the tie-up game by picking up seven lawyers from Los Angeles litigation boutique Weingarten Brown. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of Am Law 200 hires.

A-List Law Firms Have Feet of Clay

Vivia Chen : The National Law Journal : July 07, 2014

The American Lawyer just published its annual "A-List" issue, but once you look behind the scores, you get a sense that the winners aren't quite as stellar as they first appear.

Irell Steers Goldman Banker Past SEC Insider Trading Probe

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : July 02, 2014

Irell & Manella's John Hueston said the SEC once appeared on the brink of bringing insider trading claims against ex-Goldman Sachs banker Matthew Korenberg.

LegalTech Quest Into Heart of Darkness

Mark Michels : Law Technology News : July 01, 2014

How to balance dark data's liability risks and information profit.

Secrets to A-List Success

Drew Combs : The American Lawyer : June 30, 2014

How this year's A-List newcomers made the cut. Plus: The firm that moved up despite a flat score.

The A-List: A New Number One

Drew Combs : The American Lawyer : June 30, 2014

Paul Hastings reaches the A-List's top spot for the first time, while a pair of Second Hundred firms move onto the list.

The Careerist: A-Listers, Read This

Vivia Chen : The American Lawyer : June 30, 2014

You may be the toast of your profession, but the numbers show you can—and must—do better.

Panels On The Radar: LegalTech West Coast Day One

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : June 24, 2014

Five panels to be on the look out for during the first day of Legal Tech West Coast in Los Angeles next Tuesday.

LegalTech in Los Angeles: E-Discovery, Big Data, For Starters

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : June 16, 2014

19 seminar panels cover the nuances of IT, e-discovery, small firm evolution, Big Data and more.

Correction

: The National Law Journal : June 09, 2014

Irell & Manella

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : June 02, 2014

The 2014 IP Hot List: Life on the Cutting Edge

: The National Law Journal : June 02, 2014

The NLJ received dozens of nominations for our annual list of the hottest IP firms, and many of our chosen 20 rank among the most venerable in the country.

The Am Law Second Hundred: Punching Above Their Weight

Aric Press : The American Lawyer : June 02, 2014

Twenty firms in The Am Law 200 performed well last year, while many others just held their own.

The 2013 Am Law 200

: The American Lawyer : May 29, 2014

One thing is clear: Second Hundred firms are on a hiring binge. What's not certain is when—or whether—it will pay off.

Network Security Rivals End Patent War

Julia Love : The Recorder : May 28, 2014

Palo Alto Networks, represented by Morrison & Foerster partner Michael Jacobs, agreed to pay Juniper Networks about $175 million to resolve pending suits.

Network Security Rivals End Patent War

Julia Love : The Recorder : May 28, 2014

Palo Alto Networks, represented by Morrison & Foerster partner Michael Jacobs, agreed to pay Juniper Networks about $175 million to resolve pending suits.

The Churn: Kirkland Adds Two, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis poaches from Weil and Baker Botts, a White House rejoins Latham and more new hires across The Am Law 200.

Wachtell, Willkie, Gibson Dunn Forge Sotheby's Peace

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 05, 2014

The Am Law 100 trio is part of a half-dozen firms advising on an agreement to end a nasty proxy fight between activist investor Daniel Loeb and the venerable auction house.

Tech Companies Ink Deal to Exit 'No-Poach' Case

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : April 24, 2014

A month before trial, Google, Apple, Intel Corp. and Adobe Systems Inc. have reached a settlement with workers who accused the tech giants of conspiring to drive down wages by not hiring each other's employees.

Tech Companies Agree to Settle Silicon Valley 'No-Poach' Case

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : April 24, 2014

Lawyers informed U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of the agreement in a letter Thursday that did not disclose terms of the deal.