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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

Edwards Wildman's Tech Cochair Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 18, 2014

Another Edwards Wildman Palmer partner departs ahead of the firm's proposed merger later this year with Locke Lord; a Bingham partner heads to the FCC; Fried Frank and Kirkland & Ellis add a pair of new partners; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Start-up CEO Takes PNY to Trial Over Soured Deal

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : October 17, 2014

Lorenzo Salhi's lawyers claim he's owed millions after PNY Technologies bought out his company and then cut him loose.

NJ Judge Finds No Infringement of Prevacid Patent

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

A federal judge in Trenton, N.J., has dismissed a patent infringement suit by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. against a company seeking to produce a generic version of its Prevacid SoluTab heartburn drug.

Associates Class of 2014: R-T

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

2014 Pro Bono Award Winners

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

NJSBA honors two attorneys and a practice group for dedication to pro bono cases.

Associates Class of 2014: D-G

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

Associates Class of 2014: H-L

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

MDL Plaintiffs Claim Medical Device Co. Destroyed Evidence

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 16, 2014

Plaintiffs who claim medical device maker Zimmer sold them faulty hip replacements are asking a federal judge in Newark to impose spoliation sanctions against the company for allegedly destroying 5,500 examples of the device at issue.

Non-Signatory Beneficiaries Not Bound to Agreement

Jeff Mordock : Delaware Business Court Insider : October 15, 2014

Non-signatories to a contract are not equitably bound by the agreement even if they are direct beneficiaries, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has said in a precedential opinion.

New Jersey Firms Getting Their Share of Big-Name Clients

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 15, 2014

New Jersey homegrown firms are competing to represent the country's richest corporations in litigation matters, while outside firms with strong presences in the state are doing just as well if not better, a recent survey has shown.

AstraZeneca Prevails on Nexium Claims, Wins Costs

Amaris Elliott-Engel : The National Law Journal : October 14, 2014

Consolidated federal litigation over Nexium is dead after a California federal judge entered judgment in favor of AstraZeneca Pharmacueticals L.P. and McKesson Corp.

Camden Research Firm Sued by Michael J. Fox Foundation

Jennifer Genova and Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : October 13, 2014

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research is seeking damages over claims that negligence on the part of a Camden, N.J.-based genetic research firm led to the spoliation of important biochemical samples reserved for finding a cure for the disease.

People in the News - Oct. 8, 2014 - Donohue Joins Reed Smith

: The Legal Intelligencer : October 08, 2014

John P. Donohue joined Reed Smith as counsel in the firm's global regulatory enforcement group.

IMO Industries Inc. v. Transamerica Corporation

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Final Judgment Setting Insurance Coverage for Asbestos Claims Affirmed

Women & Minorities at Large Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

A look at women and minorities in large firms across N.J.

In-House at Large Public Companies

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.

Largest Law Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

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People in the News - Oct. 7, 2014 - Magna Legal Services' 'Chopped' Competition

: The Legal Intelligencer : October 07, 2014

Magna Legal Services is bringing back its "Chopped" mock trial competition during Magna's seventh annual "Streamlining Relationships With Outside Counsel" event.

Top Honor Goes to Roseland Attorney Known for His Integrity and Service to the Bar

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 03, 2014

Justin P. Walder will receive this year's Daniel J. O'Hern Award from the New Jersey Commission on Professionalism in the law.

Universities Help Drive Need for Data-Security Advice

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 03, 2014

Data breaches at Target, Home Depot and more recently JPMorgan Chase have grabbed the biggest headlines this year, but threats aren't limited to for-profit entities, according to lawyers in a seemingly growing data-security practice area.

New Leaders of the Law: Law Tribune Names its 2014 Winners

: The Connecticut Law Tribune : October 01, 2014

As we read the scores of applications for our annual New Leaders of the Law honors, we noticed the wide variety of legal practices represented.

Philip D. Amoa

: The Legal Intelligencer : September 30, 2014

Associate, McCarter & English

2014 Lawyers on the Fast Track Winners

: The Legal Intelligencer : September 30, 2014

Akin Loses Two, But Again Raids Bingham, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 23, 2014

Bingham McCutchen lost four more partners to Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld this week in Hong Kong and London, as the former continues to pursue a potential merger with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. McCarter & English adds eight partners of its own through a merger, Jones Day hires another Latin American dealmaker and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Urban Outfitters Sues Insurer Over Unpaid Sandy Claims

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : September 23, 2014

Urban Outfitters claims in a suit in federal court in Newark that Chicago-based Continental Casualty Co., has dodged over $2 million in claims for property damage and lost business at the retailer's stores resulting from Hurricane Sandy.

McCarter & English Grabs 17-Lawyer Firm With Tech Startup Focus

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : September 22, 2014

McCarter & English will grow its ranks and bolster its corporate practice by snatching up a boutique focused on representing technology startups and the venture-capital entities that fund them.

D.C. Openings Becoming a Trend For N.J. Firms

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : September 19, 2014

When Porzio, Bromberg & Newman opened a Washington, D.C., office recently, it became the third New Jersey-based firm to do so in the past seven months.

N.J. Asbestos Litigation Still Active And Still Evolving

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : September 12, 2014

Even decades after the end of most U.S. production of asbestos, litigation against the companies that made it or put it in their products is alive and well in the state courts of New Jersey.

U.S. Supreme Court Sheds New Light on Patent Licensing Relationships

Keith McWha, Matthew Sklar and Elina Slavin : New Jersey Law Journal : September 12, 2014

How recent U.S. Supreme Court opinions will impact current and future relationships between patent licensors and patent licensees.

Litigation

: New York Law Journal : September 08, 2014

In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "Madoff Trustee Denied Recovery of Extraterritorial Transfers," "Rule Changes Will Foster Efficiency and Predictability," "SCOTUS to Address 'American Pipe' Tolling Doctrine" and "Court's 'No-Action' Clause Holding May Surprise Bond Issuers."