Kirkland & Ellis Law Firm Profile

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Kirkland & Ellis LLP

  • Designation: Chicago
  • Head Count: 1,619
  • Gross Revenues: $2,305,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,425,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $3,605,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Kirkland & Ellis is a Chicago-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2017 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Kirkland & Ellis has 1759 attorneys and is the 12th largest firm in the United States.  With $2,651,000,000 in gross revenue in 2016, the firm placed 2nd on The American Lawyer's 2017 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2016 Global 100 survey, Kirkland & Ellis ranked as the 3rd highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, IL, NY and TX.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 5 0 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 5 0 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 13 2 Lawyer head count
The A-List 5 11 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 20 7 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 57 -13 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 81 36 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 58 -8 Summer programs

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