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LeClairRyan

  • Designation: Richmond
  • Head Count: 309
  • Gross Revenues: $150,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $485,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $400,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -1

LeClairRyan is a Richmond-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, LeClairRyan has 309 attorneys and is the 144th largest firm in the United States.  With $150,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 167th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, CO, CT, DC, MA, MD, MI, NJ, NY, PA, VA and WV.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 167 -1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 144 -10 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 172 -172 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 164 4 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

China's Respect for IP: It's Getting Better

Lisa Shuchman : Corporate Counsel : April 21, 2015

Remember the stacks of pirated DVDs, the copycat cars, the bogus phones? They still exist, but increasingly at the margins as China gets its intellectual property act together.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : April 20, 2015

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.

On The Move: Partners and Associates Added Around NJ

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 06, 2015

Lateral moves happening in and around New Jersey.

Group Chosen to Study Attorney Discipline Rules

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : March 31, 2015

Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti and former Appellate Division, Second Department, Justice Barry Cozier will lead a commission created by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman to study the state's attorney discipline system and recommend improvements.

Updated: Ryan Ryan DeLuca Expands, Launches Hartford Office

Jay Stapleton and Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 12, 2015

Ryan Ryan Deluca, a Stamford-based firm known for its insurance defense work and business litigation, is opening a Hartford office, which will be staffed by six new hires. Five of them previously worked at the Hartford office of LeClair Ryan, which says it plans to replace the departing attorneys.

Stamford Firm Adds Seven Attorneys, Opens Hartford Office

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 11, 2015

A Stamford-based firm known for its insurance defense work and business litigation is opening a Hartford office, which will be staffed by six new hires.

Brain Injury in Auto Accident Yields $2.95 Million Settlement in Monmouth

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

A woman who experiences severe cognitive dysfunction due to a head injury from a rear-end crash agreed to a $2.95 million settlement in her Monmouth County suit.

2015 New Partners: D-G

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

On The Move: LeClairRyan Promotes Four to Partner

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

LeClairRyan in Newark promotes four to partner.

2015 New Partners: H-L

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

Injured Driver Settles for $1.8 Million After Car Is 'Accordian Sandwiched'

Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 05, 2015

A man who was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer while driving on Interstate 84 in Connecticut has settled his federal lawsuit against the rig's driver and the trucking company for $1.8 million.

VerdictSearch: Bar Patron Settles for $75,000 After Fracturing Ankle

: Texas Lawyer : March 02, 2015

A patron at a bar/restaurant who fractured her ankle while salsa dancing agreed to a $75,000 settlement.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : February 17, 2015

Matthew Biben, former general counsel of consumer and community banking at JPMorgan Chase, has joined Debevoise & Plimpton; class action boutique Sanford Heisler is now named Sanford Heisler Kimpel to include partner Kate Kimpel; and more announcements.

Dickstein Shapiro Continues to See Departures, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 15, 2015

Dickstein Shapiro's deputy IP practice leader joins Arent Fox; Brown Rudnick brings on two 'Big Short' litigators; Latham & Watkins hires in London; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200. On the Move is compiled from law firm announcements and reporting. Please send all memos and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

Ex-Troutman Partners Open Atlanta Outpost for LeClairRyan

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : February 11, 2015

Two former Troutman Sanders partners, John Hutchins and Chris Wiech, are launching an Atlanta office for LeClairRyan, a 380-lawyer firm founded in Richmond, Va.

Squire Patton Boggs Health Care Leaders Defect, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 08, 2015

Jones Day and Polsinelli pick up a pair of Squire Patton Boggs health care practice leaders; Dickinson Wright and Jackson Lewis prepare for new offices; Paul Weiss picks up a top federal prosecutor; Willkie Farr makes another hire in Houston; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On The Move: Three Promoted to Partner Around the State

: New Jersey Law Journal : February 06, 2015

Attorneys were promoted to partner at Duane Morris, Nehmad Perillo & Davis, and Slater, Tenaglia, Fritz & Hunt.

Truck Driver Barred From Tracy Morgan Suit Against Wal-Mart

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : February 04, 2015

The driver of a Wal-Mart Stores Inc., tractor trailer that slammed into a van carrying comedian Tracy Morgan has lost a motion to intervene in a civil suit filed against the retailer by Morgan and three others.

Jury Awards $8.4M for Two Crashes, Though Policy Limits Will Cap Recovery

: New Jersey Law Journal : January 30, 2015

A Middlesex County, N.J., jury awarded $8.4 million on Jan. 22 on a pair of underinsured motorist claims by a woman who was in two auto accidents. But her actual recovery will be $470,900 because of limits on her underinsured motorist coverage.

Star Litigators Depart, Plus (Many) More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2015

An array of high-profile litigators from Irell & Manella and Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi are starting their own firms as January's annual “running of the laterals” begins. Also, Hinshaw & Culbertson hires Dewey & LeBoeuf's former general counsel; a Bingham McCutchen partner and ex-Cadwalader leader find new homes; Blank Rome opens in Pittsburgh; Greenberg Traurig goes to Tokyo; Quinn Emanuel heads to Seattle; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Law Firm Expansions and Other Moves Abound in 2014

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 24, 2014

Illustrated by a period in which four law firm expansions became public in as many weeks, New Jersey's legal industry was active with mergers, acquisitions, defections and lateral moves in 2014.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : December 22, 2014

Cases recently filed in the Washington-area district courts.

What Were the Big Lateral Moves in 2014?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : December 15, 2014

A number of firms headquartered outside Texas opened offices in the Lone Star State during 2014, spurring lateral moves.

As Lawyers Begin Using Drones, Regulatory Issues Persist

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : December 05, 2014

For the lawyer who has everything, is a drone the next must-have item? Unmanned aerial vehicles can take high-quality video and still pictures with unrivaled convenience and maneuverability, but using one to collect evidence comes with thorny regulatory issues.

Walmart Denies Delay Tactic in Tracy Morgan Crash Suit

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : December 03, 2014

A lawsuit over a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one person and seriously injured actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has heated up amid accusations that defendant Walmart is using the criminal case against its driver to try to stall the civil case.

T.G.I. Friday's Sued Over Cost of Drinks

Lalita Clozel : The National Law Journal : November 27, 2014

T.G.I. Friday's Inc. and its parent companies are facing a class action for allegedly misleading customers on the price of drinks.

Trial Attorneys Install New Officers

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 26, 2014

On Oct. 9, Diana Manning was installed as the president of the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey (TANJ) at the 47th annual Trial Bar Awards Banquet held at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, N.J.

Judge Applies NJ Law in Tire Defect Suit Over Illinois Crash

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : November 19, 2014

In a suit claiming that a defective tire caused a rollover crash, a federal judge in Newark has ruled that the tire manufacturer can raise the plaintiff's failure to wear a seat belt as a defense because New Jersey law applies even though the crash occurred in Illinois.

Latham Raids O'Melveny for Six Partners, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 11, 2014

Latham & Watkins makes a major bid to become a Hollywood heavyweight by luring six high-profile media and entertainment partners from O'Melveny & Myers; Proskauer Rose loses three while Duane Morris adds two; Sidley Austin and Wilson Elser partners go in-house and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

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  • - Compensation
  • - Billing Rates
  • - Lateral Partner Moves
  • - Pro bono
  • - Key Contacts

LeClair Ryan, A Professional Corporation

  • Designation: N/A
  • Head Count: N/A
  • Gross Revenues: N/A
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: N/A
  • Profits Per Partner: N/A
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

LeClair Ryan, A Professional Corporation is an USA-based law firm.  

Firm Rankings

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

In the News

China's Respect for IP: It's Getting Better

Lisa Shuchman : Corporate Counsel : April 21, 2015

Remember the stacks of pirated DVDs, the copycat cars, the bogus phones? They still exist, but increasingly at the margins as China gets its intellectual property act together.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : April 20, 2015

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.

On The Move: Partners and Associates Added Around NJ

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 06, 2015

Lateral moves happening in and around New Jersey.

Group Chosen to Study Attorney Discipline Rules

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : March 31, 2015

Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti and former Appellate Division, Second Department, Justice Barry Cozier will lead a commission created by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman to study the state's attorney discipline system and recommend improvements.

Updated: Ryan Ryan DeLuca Expands, Launches Hartford Office

Jay Stapleton and Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 12, 2015

Ryan Ryan Deluca, a Stamford-based firm known for its insurance defense work and business litigation, is opening a Hartford office, which will be staffed by six new hires. Five of them previously worked at the Hartford office of LeClair Ryan, which says it plans to replace the departing attorneys.

Stamford Firm Adds Seven Attorneys, Opens Hartford Office

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 11, 2015

A Stamford-based firm known for its insurance defense work and business litigation is opening a Hartford office, which will be staffed by six new hires.

Brain Injury in Auto Accident Yields $2.95 Million Settlement in Monmouth

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

A woman who experiences severe cognitive dysfunction due to a head injury from a rear-end crash agreed to a $2.95 million settlement in her Monmouth County suit.

2015 New Partners: D-G

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

On The Move: LeClairRyan Promotes Four to Partner

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

LeClairRyan in Newark promotes four to partner.

2015 New Partners: H-L

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

Injured Driver Settles for $1.8 Million After Car Is 'Accordian Sandwiched'

Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 05, 2015

A man who was rear-ended by a tractor-trailer while driving on Interstate 84 in Connecticut has settled his federal lawsuit against the rig's driver and the trucking company for $1.8 million.

VerdictSearch: Bar Patron Settles for $75,000 After Fracturing Ankle

: Texas Lawyer : March 02, 2015

A patron at a bar/restaurant who fractured her ankle while salsa dancing agreed to a $75,000 settlement.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : February 17, 2015

Matthew Biben, former general counsel of consumer and community banking at JPMorgan Chase, has joined Debevoise & Plimpton; class action boutique Sanford Heisler is now named Sanford Heisler Kimpel to include partner Kate Kimpel; and more announcements.

Dickstein Shapiro Continues to See Departures, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 15, 2015

Dickstein Shapiro's deputy IP practice leader joins Arent Fox; Brown Rudnick brings on two 'Big Short' litigators; Latham & Watkins hires in London; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200. On the Move is compiled from law firm announcements and reporting. Please send all memos and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

Ex-Troutman Partners Open Atlanta Outpost for LeClairRyan

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : February 11, 2015

Two former Troutman Sanders partners, John Hutchins and Chris Wiech, are launching an Atlanta office for LeClairRyan, a 380-lawyer firm founded in Richmond, Va.

Squire Patton Boggs Health Care Leaders Defect, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 08, 2015

Jones Day and Polsinelli pick up a pair of Squire Patton Boggs health care practice leaders; Dickinson Wright and Jackson Lewis prepare for new offices; Paul Weiss picks up a top federal prosecutor; Willkie Farr makes another hire in Houston; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On The Move: Three Promoted to Partner Around the State

: New Jersey Law Journal : February 06, 2015

Attorneys were promoted to partner at Duane Morris, Nehmad Perillo & Davis, and Slater, Tenaglia, Fritz & Hunt.

Truck Driver Barred From Tracy Morgan Suit Against Wal-Mart

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : February 04, 2015

The driver of a Wal-Mart Stores Inc., tractor trailer that slammed into a van carrying comedian Tracy Morgan has lost a motion to intervene in a civil suit filed against the retailer by Morgan and three others.

Jury Awards $8.4M for Two Crashes, Though Policy Limits Will Cap Recovery

: New Jersey Law Journal : January 30, 2015

A Middlesex County, N.J., jury awarded $8.4 million on Jan. 22 on a pair of underinsured motorist claims by a woman who was in two auto accidents. But her actual recovery will be $470,900 because of limits on her underinsured motorist coverage.

Star Litigators Depart, Plus (Many) More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2015

An array of high-profile litigators from Irell & Manella and Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi are starting their own firms as January's annual “running of the laterals” begins. Also, Hinshaw & Culbertson hires Dewey & LeBoeuf's former general counsel; a Bingham McCutchen partner and ex-Cadwalader leader find new homes; Blank Rome opens in Pittsburgh; Greenberg Traurig goes to Tokyo; Quinn Emanuel heads to Seattle; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Law Firm Expansions and Other Moves Abound in 2014

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 24, 2014

Illustrated by a period in which four law firm expansions became public in as many weeks, New Jersey's legal industry was active with mergers, acquisitions, defections and lateral moves in 2014.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : December 22, 2014

Cases recently filed in the Washington-area district courts.

What Were the Big Lateral Moves in 2014?

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : December 15, 2014

A number of firms headquartered outside Texas opened offices in the Lone Star State during 2014, spurring lateral moves.

As Lawyers Begin Using Drones, Regulatory Issues Persist

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : December 05, 2014

For the lawyer who has everything, is a drone the next must-have item? Unmanned aerial vehicles can take high-quality video and still pictures with unrivaled convenience and maneuverability, but using one to collect evidence comes with thorny regulatory issues.

Walmart Denies Delay Tactic in Tracy Morgan Crash Suit

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : December 03, 2014

A lawsuit over a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one person and seriously injured actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has heated up amid accusations that defendant Walmart is using the criminal case against its driver to try to stall the civil case.

T.G.I. Friday's Sued Over Cost of Drinks

Lalita Clozel : The National Law Journal : November 27, 2014

T.G.I. Friday's Inc. and its parent companies are facing a class action for allegedly misleading customers on the price of drinks.

Trial Attorneys Install New Officers

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 26, 2014

On Oct. 9, Diana Manning was installed as the president of the Trial Attorneys of New Jersey (TANJ) at the 47th annual Trial Bar Awards Banquet held at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, N.J.

Judge Applies NJ Law in Tire Defect Suit Over Illinois Crash

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : November 19, 2014

In a suit claiming that a defective tire caused a rollover crash, a federal judge in Newark has ruled that the tire manufacturer can raise the plaintiff's failure to wear a seat belt as a defense because New Jersey law applies even though the crash occurred in Illinois.

Latham Raids O'Melveny for Six Partners, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 11, 2014

Latham & Watkins makes a major bid to become a Hollywood heavyweight by luring six high-profile media and entertainment partners from O'Melveny & Myers; Proskauer Rose loses three while Duane Morris adds two; Sidley Austin and Wilson Elser partners go in-house and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.