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- Designation: New York
- Head Count: 308
- Gross Revenues: $320,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,040,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,815,000
- Year Over Year Change: -4
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel is a New York-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel has 313 attorneys and is the 142nd largest firm in the United States. With $320,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 99th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. The firm has offices in CA and NY.
In the News
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 24, 2015
A seven-partner team will open a new Frankfurt office for Reed Smith, which saw a top sports lawyer head for greener fields; Foley Hoag brings on Massachusetts' former attorney general; Cravath hires from Crowell & Moring; and more notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
: New York Law Journal : May 20, 2015
The Fund for Modern Courts on Monday presented its John McCloy Memorial Award for 2015 to Gary Naftalis, co-chair of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, and its Career Public Service Award for 2015 to former Court of Appeals Judge Victoria Graffeo, a member of Harris Beach.
Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : May 20, 2015
Expanding its portfolio with the addition of a luxury hotel, the joint venture of Deka Immobilien Investment GmbH and Ashkenzay Acquisition Corporation has closed on the acquisition of the Marriott New York East Side for $270 million. Also, national real estate firm Madison Marquette recently relocated to 40 E. 52nd St.
: New York Law Journal : May 18, 2015
Jonathan A. Willens and Edward Scarvalone, former Southern District assistant U.S. attorneys have opened Willens & Scarvalone, a litigation boutique, and other announcements.
Drew Combs : The American Lawyer : May 08, 2015
Most Am Law 100 firms had solid results in 2014, but some sector bets paid off especially well.
: Corporate Counsel : May 01, 2015
Jennifer Henderson : The American Lawyer : April 27, 2015
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : April 23, 2015
Most top white-collar litigators don't spend part of their careers battling the U.S. Mint over missing coins. But most coins aren't anything like the 1933 Double Eagle.
Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : April 23, 2015
A federal judge in Newark has denied a motion by Deloitte Consulting to dismiss a suit claiming it improperly recruited employees and obtained proprietary information from competitor Booz Allen Hamilton.
: The National Law Journal : April 20, 2015
New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.
Saranac Hale Spencer : The Legal Intelligencer : April 20, 2015
Ten rare gold coins at the center of a tug-of-war between the federal government and a Philadelphia family are back in the hands of the family following a split Third Circuit decision issued Friday.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 19, 2015
Goodwin Procter launches a London private equity practice; Dentons arrives in Budapest; Fox Rothschild opens in Chicago; Polsinelli puts down stakes in Nashville; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Julie Triedman : The Litigation Daily : April 19, 2015
It took more than a decade, but Barry Berke finally claimed victory Friday in his battle with the U.S. government over the fate of 10 of the world's rarest coins.
: New York Law Journal : April 15, 2015
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel has added two partners to its intellectual property department.
: The American Lawyer : April 08, 2015
Moves involving Akin Gump, Cahill Gordon, Ashurst, Covington & Burling, Kramer Levin and Fitzpatrick Cella.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 07, 2015
Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr and Morrison & Foerster tap the U.S. Department of Justice for two notable hires; Kramer Levin adds a life sciences practice head; Nixon Peabody nabs a Jones Day band leader and other moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mark Baghdassarian, Aaron Frankel and Joshua Rittenberg : Corporate Counsel : April 02, 2015
The ancient doctrine of laches could save a patent defendant.
David Bario, Rebekah Mintzer, and Scott Flaherty : The American Lawyer : March 30, 2015
Moncrief Oil International v. Gazprom; Chesapeake Energy v. American Energy Partners; Beyond Systems v. Kraft; Franklin California Tax Free Trust v. Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
Richard S. Weisbroat : New York Law Journal : March 27, 2015
In bidding farewell to Herald Price Fahringer, there is yet another side to him that deserves mention: his gracious acknowledgment and gratitude to those who taught and helped him hone his skills and those in public service who came to his rescue by guiding him through the maze of procedural technicalities of appellate court practice.
: New York Law Journal : March 24, 2015
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has appointed Barry Berke of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel as his designee to the Lincoln Center board of directors while Gary Naftalis will be honored by The Jewish Theological Seminary, among other honors.
Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : March 13, 2015
The top New York-centered firms outperformed their rivals in 2014. Revenue grew an average of 4.5 percent at 17 top firms based in the Big Apple, while profits per partner rose 5.6 percent, according to reporting by The American Lawyer.
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : March 09, 2015
Our latest roundup of litigation in which Am Law 200 firms are either defendants or plaintiffs includes an attempt to revive a case against O'Melveny & Myers; assertions that Dorsey & Whitney should share their client BIAX Corp.'s pain; and allegations of negligence against Baker Botts and Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : March 04, 2015
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel posted a 3.7 percent gain in profits per partner last year, to $1.815 million, but gross revenue declined by half a percent, to $320.5 million. Revenue per lawyer increased by 1 percent, to $1.04 million from $1.03 million.
: New York Law Journal : February 27, 2015
Seven firms announce new additions.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : February 26, 2015
Our latest roundup of deals worth $1 billion or more includes Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.'s purchase of Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. for $10.1 billion; Asahi Kasei Corp.'s buy of Polypore International Inc. in a deal valued at $3.2 billion; and a merger between silicon producers Grupo FerroAtlántica and Globe Specialty Metals Inc. for a combined value of $3.1 billion. Latham & Watkins advised on the most number of deals, with four, while Sullivan & Cromwell led the way in terms of transaction value.
Jeff Storey : New York Law Journal : February 20, 2015
With the drone industry taking off, one lawyer who welcomed proposed regulations the FAA issued Sunday was Brendan Schulman, who leads an unmanned aircraft systems interdisciplinary practice group at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel and has two decades of hands-on experience with such aircraft, as a lawyer and a fan.
David Bario : The Litigation Daily : February 20, 2015
A California federal judge on Thursday rejected dueling Hail Mary motions by both sides in a key battle over copyrights to pre-1972 recordings.
: The National Law Journal : February 16, 2015
Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : February 12, 2015
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel's Amy Caton is no stranger to litigating high-profile bankruptcy matters. But few cases require overturning a law to serve your client's interests.
: 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.