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- Designation: Atlanta
- Head Count: 874
- Gross Revenues: $861,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $985,000
- Profits Per Partner: $2,140,000
- Year Over Year Change: -1
King & Spalding is an Atlanta-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, King & Spalding has 874 attorneys and is the 32nd largest firm in the United States. With $861,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 31st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2013 Global 100 survey, King & Spalding ranked as the 39th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC, GA, NC, NY and TX.
In the News
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : January 26, 2015
A month after Duane Morris client NYCO Renaissance sought to rescue the New York City Opera out of bankruptcy, another suitor has emerged with a competing bid. King & Spalding client Gene Kaufman is offering $1.5 million for the opera company, trumping NYCO's $1.25 million bid.
Katheryn Hayes Tucker : Daily Report : January 26, 2015
King & Spalding is fighting an effort to make public what lawyers at the firm said to each other about their client, General Motors, with regard to the company's faulty ignition switch litigation.
: New York Law Journal : January 23, 2015
Ten firms announce promotions, while four more have added attorneys.
Chris Johnson : The Am Law Daily : January 22, 2015
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson chair David Greenwald says the firm's decision to effectively close its Hong Kong and Shanghai offices and pull out of Asia, as revealed by The American Lawyer on Monday, was a "difficult but necessary decision."
R. Robin McDonald : Daily Report : January 21, 2015
A federal judge in Atlanta has told lawyers in litigation over credit and debit card security breaches at The Home Depot that he will reject attempts to seal large portions of the court record.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : January 20, 2015
A federal judge in Atlanta has divided the litigation over last year's data breach at The Home Depot Inc. into two tracks: consumers and financial institutions.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 14, 2015
From Akin's John Dowd to Vinson & Elkins' Joe Dilg, the start of 2015 has led some lions of the bar to retire. Some, like Dilg, are leaving Am Law 100 life early to try their hand on the business side, while others, such as Baker Botts' Robert Jordan and McGuireWoods' Richard Lieberman, are preparing for book tours.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 13, 2015
Paul Hastings, Hughes Hubbard & Reed, Debevoise & Plimpton and Boies, Schiller & Flexner make high-profile litigation hires; an Akin project finance head goes in-house; Kelley Drye & Warren adds a Bingham McCutchen refugee but loses its private equity chair; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 10, 2015
Davis Wright Tremaine and Dentons absorb two small shops; Cadwalader adds a seven-strong team from Latham & Watkins; a former senator signs on at DLA Piper; McDermott's European antitrust head goes in-house; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : January 08, 2015
Ye Cecilia Hong makes the jump from Kirkland & Ellis and previously worked for the now-defunct Coudert Brothers in Beijing.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : January 08, 2015
Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss has joined DLA Piper as a partner, the firm has announced. Chambliss will be based in the firm's Atlanta office with the goal of serving a national array of clients.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : January 08, 2015
In a dispute proceeding separately from the companies' famous copyright case, Google's lawyer pressed the court to find Oracle's patent anticipated by prior art.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : January 08, 2015
Former U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss said he chose to join DLA Piper, which has 4,200 lawyers in more than 30 countries, because of its national and international reach.
Kathleen Baydala Joyner : Daily Report : January 06, 2015
On Tuesday, Olens confirmed he named policy director Britt Grant to take over as solicitor general, replacing Nels Peterson, who left the state Law Department to be vice chancellor of legal affairs for the University System of Georgia.
Scott Graham : The National Law Journal : January 05, 2015
The federal judiciary has already adopted tighter pleading standards and discoveThe federal judiciary has already adopted tighter pleading standards and discovery limits that promise to make life even harder for nonpracticing entities when the rules take effect next fall.
Michael D. Goldhaber : Focus Europe : January 01, 2015
Big Tobacco is fighting plain-packaging regulations in court, in the World Trade Organization, and in international arbitrations.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : December 31, 2014
With rule changes in the works, big questions pending on appeal, and patent reform on Washington's agenda, some are urging caution. "The chess board is moving as we speak," says Foley & Lardner special counsel Andrew Baluch.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : December 31, 2014
Bond lawyers Lewis Horne and Sandra Zayac have left Chicago-based Schiff Hardin for Arnall Golden Gregory.
Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : December 30, 2014
Richard Daynard of the Northeastern University School of Law says the tide is turning against tobacco companies, who used to prevail on technical matters after smoking plaintiffs had won over juries.
: Daily Report : December 29, 2014
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: Daily Report : December 29, 2014
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Patience Haggin : The Recorder : December 24, 2014
Data privacy and dealmaking will be hot, the lateral market hopping; midlevel associates could see pay climb—and firms might put the squeeze on office space.
Alyson M. Palmer : Daily Report : December 23, 2014
If Sally Quillian Yates is confirmed as deputy attorney general, she will have made a somewhat unusual rise through the ranks of the U.S. Department of Justice.
: Texas Lawyer : December 22, 2014
Jessica Epperson has joined Polsinelli in Dallas as of counsel to the firm's national corporate and transactional practice.
R. Robin McDonald : Daily Report : December 22, 2014
Mercer University Press' 25th annual author's luncheon was a formal celebration of the 78-year-old Robert Steed, who received bachelor's and law degrees from Mercer, cofounded its press and began the author's luncheons 25 years ago.
R. Robin McDonald : Daily Report : December 21, 2014
President Barack Obama announced Monday afternoon his intent to nominate Sally Quillian Yates, the U.S. attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, to be Deputy Attorney General, the No. 2 person in the U.S. Department of Justice.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : December 16, 2014
Two years after starting the state's first tax court, Chuck Beaudrot Jr. is returning to Morris Manning & Martin, where he was the firm's senior tax partner for 30 years.
Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : December 16, 2014
Mercedes-Benz USA faces a suit in federal court in Newark claiming occupants of certain E-Class models face health risks due to gasoline vapor entering the passenger compartment.
: Daily Report : December 15, 2014
On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I would like to offer condolences to the family, colleagues and many friends of former State Bar President Kirk M. McAlpin, who made his mark on the legal profession in both Savannah and Atlanta, on his recent passing.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 14, 2014
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher grabbed a senior debt finance partner from Kirkland & Ellis in London, as the latter snatches Winston & Strawn's litigation chair in Chicago; Jones Day beefs up in Miami; Sidley Austin snags six from Loeb & Loeb; a half-dozen lawyers leave firms for in-house jobs and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.