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McCarter & English, LLP

  • Designation: Newark
  • Head Count: 371
  • Gross Revenues: $222,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $600,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $675,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

McCarter & English, is a Newark-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, McCarter & English, has 371 attorneys and is the 118th largest firm in the United States.  With $222,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 133rd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CT, DE, FL, MA, MD, NJ, NY and PA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 133 0 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 118 -2 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 72 18 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 164 -12 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Business Groups Say NJ Too Soft on Expert Witnesses

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : April 17, 2015

Business interests and lawyers who represent them are urging that New Jersey discard its 22-year-old rule governing the admission of expert testimony and replace it with the more stringent federal standard.

Philly Ruling Gives Actavis Ammunition in Namenda Case

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : April 17, 2015

Arnold & Porter's Lisa Blatt quickly pounced on a ruling by a Philadelphia federal judge that echoed her arguments earlier this week in a closely-watched Second Circuit appeal related to Actavis' Alzheimer's drug Namenda.

In-House Counsel Profile: DSM North America's Hugh Welsh

: The National Law Journal : April 13, 2015

DSM North America is a division of Koninklijke DSM N.V., a Dutch firm that North America president and general counsel Hugh Welsh calls "the biggest company you've never heard of."

Wilson Sonsini Partner Sets Sail for New Horizons, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 11, 2015

J. Christopher Groobey spent 25 years in Big Law before heading for the high seas; Fried Frank makes more litigation hires; Latham & Watkins lures three from Sidley Austin; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

On The Move: New Partners Announced at NJ Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 09, 2015

Cole Schotz welcomes retiring U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Donald Steckroth, who will be based in Cole Schotz's New York and Hackensack offices.

Fungus Based Food Company in Conn. Hit by Repeated Lawsuits

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : April 07, 2015

When vegetarians and other diet-conscious eaters go to the supermarket in search of healthy alternatives to meat, the optimal word is healthy. For more than a decade, a British company with U.S. headquarters in Connecticut has tried to tap into that market with meatless dinner entrees.

NJWLA Hosts First Business Development Summit

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 06, 2015

More than 75 women attorneys attended the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association's ("NJWLA") Business Development Summit, presented by the Association's Women's Leadership Committee and newly-created In-House Counsel Committee at the Park Avenue Club in Florham Park on Feb. 24.

Calendar: April 6, 2015

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 02, 2015

Calendar of events.

Big Firms Hit Home Run Ahead of Opening Day

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 02, 2015

As Major League Baseball prepares to begin its 2015 season—the first under new commissioner and former Morgan, Lewis & Bockius partner Robert Manfred Jr.—the union representing the league's players has filed its annual report detailing expenses to 14 outside legal advisers, including three Am Law 200 firms.

Clinton-Era Patent Case Still Haunting 3M

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : April 01, 2015

After churning through six law firms, seven judges and more than 17 years of litigation, Pall Corp.'s infringement case against 3M is still alive—and now it may finally be headed to trial.

The Law Journal Names 2015 Litigation Departments of the Year

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 31, 2015

Earlier this year, we asked law firms across the state to tell us what makes their litigation departments the best: the big victories and important cases that demonstrate why clients choose them when litigation is on the table.

Public Defender Tapped for US Magistrate Judge Post

Paul Sussman : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 26, 2015

A veteran federal public defender has been named Connecticut's newest federal magistrate judge.


: New Jersey Law Journal : March 26, 2015

Calendar of events.

Judge Rejects Interlocutory Appeal in Bankruptcy Case

Michael A. Riccardi : Delaware Business Court Insider : March 25, 2015

A U.S. district judge has refused to grant his consent for an immediate appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit in a bankruptcy case involving a Texas contracting and industrial services company.

Gibbons' Revenue Down 3.9 Percent, PPP Drops 2.9 Percent

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : March 23, 2015

Gibbons, one of New Jersey's top-ranked firms by earnings and attorney head count, followed up an essentially flat fiscal 2013 by taking a step back in revenue last year—and in the process continued its trend of shedding lawyers.

Calendar: March 23, 2015

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 20, 2015

Calendar of events.

Partners for Women and Justice Thank Volunteer Attorneys

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 19, 2015

Notice to the bar.

Case Tests Homeowners' Associations' Icy Sidewalk Liability

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : March 17, 2015

The New Jersey Supreme Court is considering whether homeowners' associations and their maintenance contractors can be held liable for injuries caused when they fail to clear snow and ice from sidewalks that they own and have pledged to maintain.

People in the News - March 16, 2015 - Lytle to Speak at PBI CLE

: The Legal Intelligencer : March 16, 2015

The March educational and networking program for the Metropolitan Philadelphia chapter of the Legal Marketing Association is titled "Leveraging Your Firm's Resources to Make a Meaningful Impact on Matter Pricing and Management."

'Captain's Table' Reception Raises $60K for Community FoodBank of NJ

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 13, 2015

"Let Us Eat, Please" and the Community FoodBank of New Jersey hosted a Captain's Table Reception at the Progressive Insurance Atlantic City Boat Show on Feb. 5 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

New Complex Business Litigation Program a Work in Progress

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : March 10, 2015

Rather than follow the lead of other states that set up specialized courts to handle complicated commercial disputes, New Jersey has opted instead for a de facto business track, which, as of March 3, had 26 cases in 12 counties.

2015 New Partners: R-T

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

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: New Jersey Law Journal : March 06, 2015

Law Tribune Announces Litigation Departments of the Year Winners

: The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 05, 2015

The Connecticut Law Tribune received an unprecedented number of entries in the general litigation categories and in practice area categories that included appellate, employment, family and insurance law.

2015 New Partners Yearbook

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 04, 2015

This is the 's annual yearbook devoted to profiling both newly promoted partners and newly hired lateral partners at law firms in New Jersey.

Sandusky Accuser Seeks Spanier's Testimony in Civil Suit

Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : March 03, 2015

An alleged victim who is suing Penn State over sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky has asked a Philadelphia judge to compel the deposition testimony of former university President Graham Spanier in the civil case.