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Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 293
  • Gross Revenues: $207,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $710,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $875,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -5

Kelley Drye & Warren is a New York-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2013 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Kelley Drye & Warren has 298 attorneys and is the 145th largest firm in the United States. With $212,000,000 in gross revenue in 2012, the firm placed 133rd on The American Lawyer's 2013 Am Law 200 ranking. The firm has offices in NY, DC, CA, IL, CT, NJ, and Belgium.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 138 -5 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 146 -1 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 105 2 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 36 -3 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 33 -1 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Celebrating a Century

: New York Law Journal : December 19, 2014

The New York County Lawyers' Association marked its 100th annual dinner Wednesday night at the Waldorf-Astoria and honored the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on its 225th anniversary.

Chancery Court Appoints Special Discovery Master in Mining Dispute

Jeff Mordock : Delaware Business Court Insider : December 17, 2014

Delaware Court of Chancery Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster has appointed a special discovery master in the dispute between two mining companies over the $436 million sale of coal mines and related assets. The vice chancellor ordered the appointment after holding the plaintiff failed to provide the court with an adequate privilege log on five occasions.

Introducing the NJLJ Young Lawyers Advisory Board

Jennifer Genova : New Jersey Law Journal : November 25, 2014

Introducing the New Jersey Law Journal Young Lawyers Advisory Board.

Bingham, Edwards Wildman Partners Defect, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 16, 2014

Edwards Wildman Palmer and Bingham McCutchen lawyers head for the exits; Kirkland & Ellis hires again from Covington & Burling; a quick turnaround for two Quinn Emanuel litigators; government roles beckon some big firm partners and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Gerber Baby Formula Ads Are Misleading, FTC Claims

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : October 30, 2014

The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday sued baby food maker Gerber Products Co., alleging the company misled consumers by suggesting that its “Gerber Good Start Gentle” formula prevents or reduces the risk babies will develop allergies.

Judge Shuts Door on Hotel Price-Fixing Class Action

David Bario : The Litigation Daily : October 28, 2014

Eight months after Hagens Berman got a second chance to press claims that top Internet booking sites and the country's biggest hotel chains conspired to fix room prices, on Tuesday a federal judge in Dallas dismissed the case for good.

Who in Big Law Cut Checks for the Midterms?

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 28, 2014

The NLJ looks at how the legal industry supports certain interests and people, and where lobbying horsepower could focus in the coming years. In this report, we've highlighted midterm election contributions to three powerful members of Congress.

Mistake in GM Loan Documents Must Stand, Del. Supreme Court Rules

Jeff Mordock : Delaware Business Court Insider : October 22, 2014

A mistake included with formal loan documents cannot be invalidated because it would negatively impact creditors relying on such representations, the Delaware Supreme Court has ruled.

NJ Judge Finds No Infringement of Prevacid Patent

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

A federal judge in Trenton, N.J., has dismissed a patent infringement suit by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. against a company seeking to produce a generic version of its Prevacid SoluTab heartburn drug.

Personal Notes on Lawyers

: New York Law Journal : October 17, 2014

Abraham George, formerly a deputy bureau chief in the Brooklyn D.A.'s Office's Major Narcotics Investigation Bureau, has become general counsel at The Jeffrey Deskovic Foundation For Justice, and other moves.

Associates Class of 2014: M-Q

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

12 on 12: iPhone Security Tips

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : October 12, 2014

Whether you upgraded to iOS 8 or are still holding out on an old iPhone, here are easy ways to protect your client data.

Largest Law Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Largest Law Firms

New Leaders of the Law: Law Tribune Names its 2014 Winners

: The Connecticut Law Tribune : October 01, 2014

As we read the scores of applications for our annual New Leaders of the Law honors, we noticed the wide variety of legal practices represented.

Freshfields Adds Four But Loses One, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

The Magic Circle firm's New York hiring spree continued, although one partner has left the London-based legal giant's office in Washington, D.C., for a top in-house job at Chevron. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Yelp Settles FTC Charges Over Child Privacy Violations

Ross Todd : The Recorder : September 16, 2014

The company said Tuesday it has rectified the problem with its mobile app and would pay the government $450,000.

State Attorneys General Seek FCC Opinion on Carrier Call Blocking

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Law Technology News : September 12, 2014

Attorneys general ask the Federal Communications Commission on regulating telecommunication carrier call blocking.

Jones Day Adds Two More Kirkland IP Litigators, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 09, 2014

The IP litigation exodus from Kirkland & Ellis continued this week as partners William Devitt and Matthew Hertko decamped for Jones Day in Chicago. The Am Law Daily has a look at those moves and more in our latest roundup of notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Polo Group Blocks Ralph Lauren Lawsuit in Trademark Fight

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : September 05, 2014

The United States Polo Association scored a win in its endless trademark fight with Ralph Lauren Corporation, persuading a judge to compel arbitration of claims that it breached a decade-old truce with RLC.

Lawyers and the Ice Bucket Challenge: A Video Collection

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 29, 2014

Since Venable's firmwide ice-bucket challenge soaked their terrace two weeks ago, we've found a collection of other ALS Ice Bucket Challenge videos from prominent firms and lawyers.

Aereo Loses Again

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Law Technology News : August 28, 2014

The Second Circuit refuses to hear Aereo's latest argument, remanding the case to the district court.

Personal Notes on Lawyers

: New York Law Journal : August 26, 2014

Six firms have brought on new attorneys.

Ice Bucket Challenge

: New York Law Journal : August 25, 2014

Robert Steiner, managing partner of Kelley Drye & Warren's New York office, took the ice bucket challenge Thursday. The firm raised $4,400 for The ALS Association.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : August 18, 2014

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

Telecom Deals Put Lawyers to Work

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : August 18, 2014

As federal antitrust regulators review Comcast Corp.'s pending $45 billion purchase of Time Warner Cable Inc. and AT&T Inc.'s $49 billion deal for DirecTV LLC, competitors and public interest advocates are on the attack — and they're lawyering up with outside and in-house counsel to fight.

Ex-Morgan Lewis Partner Named New Baseball Commish

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 15, 2014

Robert Manfred Jr., a former Morgan, Lewis & Bockius labor and employment partner currently serving as COO of Major League Baseball, beat out two rivals to emerge victorious in the race to replace Bud Selig as commissioner. Manfred, 55, will be the third former Am Law 100 lawyer to lead a major North American professional sports league. He and Morgan Lewis both have long-standing ties to America's favorite pastime.

ILTA Preview: Seminars, Exhibits & Distractions

Monica Bay : Law Technology News : August 15, 2014

The International Legal Technology Association's Nashville conference offers education and networking.

Helmet Maker Says Consumer Claims Are Unsubstantiated

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : August 12, 2014

Calling the proposed class action they face “a press release in search of a claim,” football helmet maker Riddell Inc. and six subsidiaries are asking a federal judge to toss the consumers' suit alleging the com-panies falsely represented that their helmets reduce the likelihood of concussions.

The Churn: Am Law Quartet Eyes New Horizons, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 12, 2014

Dechert, LeClairRyan, Lowenstein Sandler and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman all announced plans for new offices within the past week, in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Scared of Cybercrimes? ILTA Panels Can Help

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 08, 2014

The International Legal Technology Association's upcoming conference in Nashville includes many options to help secure your data.