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Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

  • Designation: Los Angeles
  • Head Count: 330
  • Gross Revenues: $324,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $980,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,385,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Manatt, Phes & Phillips, is a Los Angeles-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2016 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Manatt, Phes & Phillips, has 330 attorneys and is the 128th largest firm in the United States.  With $324,000,000 in gross revenue in 2015, the firm placed 101st on The American Lawyer's 2016 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, NY and TN.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 101 7 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 132 2 Lawyer head count
The A-List 23 0 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 30 -2 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 30 -1 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 48 -48 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Downsizing Continues at Law Firm Libraries

MP McQueen : The American Lawyer : July 07, 2016

Law libraries are phasing out print collections and reinventing themselves as sources of competitive intelligence and analytics.

Reed Smith Rebuilds Partner Ranks, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 27, 2016

Several new recruits join Reed Smith; Latham & Watkins welcomes a former Sullivan & Cromwell partner in New York; Gibson Dunn grabs one and loses another; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

This is Why Gutting the Voting Rights Act Was a Bad Idea

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : June 09, 2016

Ah, Maricopa County: Come for the triple-digit heat, stay for the civil rights violations.

What Were the Top Deals in 2015?

: Texas Lawyer : June 01, 2016

Round Rock-based Dell's pending acquisition of computer storage company EMC for an estimated $67 billion tops the list of the 10 biggest Texas deals announced in 2015.

In-House Counsel Profile: Blizzard Entertainment Inc.'s Eric Roeder

Richard Acello : The National Law Journal : May 23, 2016

"I don't hire firms, I hire lawyers and I'll follow lawyers I like from firm to firm."

More Law Firms Outsource Their Law Libraries

MP McQueen : The American Lawyer : May 23, 2016

Herrick Feinstein is the latest large firm seeking to save money by hiring an outside provider to handle library services.

How California Firms Fared in the Am Law 200

David Ruiz : The Recorder : May 23, 2016

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips nearly broke through to the Am Law 100. Plus two Golden State firms made their first-ever appearances.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : May 23, 2016

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

The Am Law Second Hundred: Taking a Dive

Jennifer Henderson : The American Lawyer : May 23, 2016

Overall, the firms in the bottom half of the Am Law 200 had a rougher year than their richer counterparts.

Practice Leaders Pick Up Stakes, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 18, 2016

A half-dozen big firms shuffled practice leaders within the past week; Skadden snags a high-profile arbitration expert in Hong Kong; the founding partner of Weil's Rhode Island office departs; and other notable laterals from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : May 09, 2016

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

New Recruits at Kirkland, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 05, 2016

More comings-and-goings at Kirkland & Ellis; cybersecurity hiring stays hot at Cooley and Covington; Latham & Watkins snags another lateral in Germany; Paul Weiss restocks its litigation group; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: New York Law Journal : May 04, 2016

Seven firms announce new additions, the Eastern District U.S. Attorney's Office has appointed Taryn Merkl as acting deputy chief of its criminal division, and attorneys Jennifer Keough, Neil Zola and David Isaac have formed JND Legal Administration to administer large-scale class actions, bankruptcy and mass tort cases.

Big Law Alums Seek to Grow Tech Startup Scene in New York

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : May 04, 2016

New York City's efforts to grow as an East Coast technology hub are being helped by Tech:NYC, a new nonprofit headed by a former Loeb & Loeb and Dentons lawyer that has two Am Law 100 alums on its board. Gunderson Dettmer is also involved with the organization.

April: Lateral Litigator Winners and Losers

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : May 02, 2016

A look at some of the most notable lateral litigator moves in April.

Fox Rothschild Bets on Big Wealth, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 27, 2016

The Philadelphia-based firm bolts on smaller wealth management shops in California and Florida; Jenner & Block rebuilds its government contracts group; Sidley Austin hires MoFo's ERISA head; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Guess Who's Coming to Contract (Without an Invitation)?

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : April 14, 2016

Surprise: There's an unknown party to your contract. It's not exactly as much fun as the surprise party your friends threw for your 30th birthday. And hangover aside, the consequences are more severe.

London Calling for Two Big Firms, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 31, 2016

Boies Schiller and Cooley bulk up their nascent outposts in London; Gordon Rees and Shipman & Goodwin grow in New York; Hogan Lovells hires four in Australia and an ex-New York prosecutor; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : March 28, 2016

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

Recognition for Lawyers

: New York Law Journal : March 28, 2016

Among other honors, C. Evan Stewart, a senior partner at Cohen & Gresser, has been presented with the Sanford Levy Award by the Committee on Professional Ethics of the New York State Bar Association.

Shout-Out: Sidley and Manatt Win a $25M Jury Verdict in Corporate Spy Case

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : March 24, 2016

Lawyers from Sidley Austin and Manatt, Phelps & Phillips scored a $25 million jury verdict on behalf of a California-based mortgage bank that said its ex-employees illegally transferred hundreds of private consumer loan files to a competitor.

Supreme Court to Review Apple-Samsung Patent Damages

Scott Graham : The Recorder : March 21, 2016

Monday's cert grant on design damages threatens to knock out the last piece of Apple's 2012 win.

SeaWorld's Decision on Whale Shows Followed Legal Feeding Frenzy

Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : March 17, 2016

Thanks to regulatory challenges and lawsuits tied to SeaWorld Entertainment's famous orca shows, the company has had to rely heavily on professionals that can't be paid in sardines: lawyers.

NY Boutique Bags Big Law Partner, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 16, 2016

Comings-and-goings at McCarter & English; Pillsbury Winthrop heads to Hong Kong; Proskauer Rose picks up a new life sciences vice chair; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

The Am Law 100: Squire Patton Boggs Looks Beyond Washington For Revenue Growth

Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : March 15, 2016

While profitability dropped, Squire Patton Boggs didn't let up on revenue and personnel growth in 2015. Gross revenue hit a high of $929 million, a 6.7 percent increase from the year before.

On the Move

: The Recorder : March 14, 2016

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

Akin Gump Health Leader Heads In-House, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 14, 2016

New York's Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center adds a high-ranking Akin Gump partner to serve as its new legal chief; a troubled Kaye Scholer partner departs; Kirkland makes another high-profile hire; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : March 14, 2016

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

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips Names Five New Partners

Staff : The American Lawyer : March 02, 2016

The lawyers will be based in Costa Mesa, Los Angeles and San Francisco.

Big Law Partners Snag GC Roles, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 02, 2016

Davis Polk, Paul Hastings, Simpson Thacher and Stoel Rives partners head in-house; K&L Gates and Kirkland & Ellis see a spate of exits; Orrick adds another energy partner; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.