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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

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.

The NJSBA Year in Review

: New Jersey Law Journal : December 23, 2014

A look at the achievements and successes of the New Jersey State Bar Association in 2014.


: New Jersey Law Journal : December 05, 2014

Talking green banks and renewable energy

People in the News - Dec. 4, 2014 - Puskar Joins Barley Snyder

: The Legal Intelligencer : December 04, 2014

Amy M. Barca and Alyse D. Goldstein joined Capehart Scatchard's workers' compensation department in its Mount Laurel, N.J., office.

Judge Nixes $105M Award, Citing New IP Case Law

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : December 01, 2014

A California federal judge has set aside a $105 million award to electronics component maker Power Integrations Inc. based on a recent appellate court ruling on royalty damages.

Hudson County Jury Awards $5.8M for Construction Site Accident

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 26, 2014

A worker who sustained back and leg injuries in a work site fall was awarded $5.8 million by a jury, though the actual recovery will be lower as per a high-low agreement.

People in the News - Nov. 19, 2014 - Roderick to Speak at Growth Capital Summit

: The Legal Intelligencer : November 19, 2014

Mark Roderick, a shareholder with Flaster Greenberg, is set to join a panel of crowdfunding experts at the Growth Capital Summit, scheduled from 2 to 6:30 p.m. today in Washington, D.C.

New Hires Boost Ranks at Conn. U.S. Attorney's Office

Isaac Avilucea : The Connecticut Law Tribune : November 17, 2014

The U.S. Attorney's Office in Connecticut has hired seven attorneys, including the newest arrival, U.S. Assistant Attorney Avi Perry, since lifting an employment freeze earlier this year. Avi, a former associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York, started working in the office's financial fraud and public corruption unit on Nov. 17.

Representing Corporate New Jersey

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 14, 2014

A chart of 114 law firms used most frequently by 30 New Jersey companies.

District Judge Grants Remand in Giants Memorabilia Suit

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : November 11, 2014

In what's been a drawn-out jurisdictional battle, a New Jersey federal judge has decided that a lawsuit by a former sports memorabilia dealer against the New York Giants belongs in state court.

Morgan Stanley & Co., Inc. v. Dir., Div. of Taxation

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 06, 2014

Tax Payment Not Required for Unreasonable Exception to Corporate Business Tax

Jury Sides With PNY in Acqui-Hire Fight

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : November 03, 2014

Arnold & Porter's David Reis, who represents PNY, said testimony from the company's CEO was pivotal.

Steptoe Duo Decamps, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 01, 2014

A Steptoe & Johnson crisis manager joins a spin shop, while a former special counsel quietly departs; Kirkland adds another Skadden partner; King & Spalding brings on Bobby Jindal's brother; Baker & Hostetler bags three across the country; a Bingham IP star departs; and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

People in the News - Oct. 31, 2014 - Pietragallo Gordon Elects Brecht to Partner

: The Legal Intelligencer : October 31, 2014

Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti elected Pamela Coyle Brecht to partner.

DLA Piper, Proskauer, S&C in Big Lights as NBA Season Begins

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 29, 2014

As the 2014-15 National Basketball season tips off this week, several Am Law 100 firms are getting in on some off-the-court legal action. DLA Piper has been retained to advise on a sale of the NBA's Atlanta Hawks, Sullivan & Cromwell is counseling the owner of the New York Knicks on a potential split of his company's operations and Proskauer Rose its representing the league itself on a landmark deal in Brazil. The NBA players union also filed its annual operating report, which details legal fees paid to Paul Weiss, Orrick, Steptoe, Weil and Winston & Strawn.

Edwards Wildman Trio Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 28, 2014

Three more Edwards Wildman Palmer partners head elsewhere amid the firm's looming merger vote with Locke Lord; Kirkland's latest lateral raid targets Skadden; a Bingham McCutchen restructuring partner heads in-house; Tom Daschle joins forces with Baker Donelson; and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Federal Judge Enjoins Sports Betting at NJ Racetrack

Michael Booth and David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 24, 2014

A federal judge has blocked New Jersey's latest effort to pave the way for sports wagering—at least for the time being.

Defense Questions Credibilty of SVS CEO in Acqui-Hire Trial

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : October 24, 2014

An attorney for PNY Technologies Inc. suggets plaintiff Lorenzo Salhi wasn't a factor in a big Cisco deal.

Lawyers Tell Dueling Stories in Trial Over Botched Aquihire

Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : October 23, 2014

On the first day of a jury trial before San Mateo Judge Richard DuBois, attorneys advance differing views of 2011 deal between two tech companies.

Courts Up E-Filing Security to Shield Lawyers' Personal Data

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : October 23, 2014

The online portal attorneys use for their biannual registration and for electronic filing of case documents in state court is getting a security upgrade.

Mintz Levin Looks to Poach Edwards Wildman IP Group

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

Ahead of a looming merger vote with Locke Lord, a 20-lawyer IP group from Edwards Wildman Palmer in Boston is poised to depart for Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo as a result of a conflict between their representation of a large pharmaceutical company and Locke Lord's work for a generic drug manufacturer.

Covington Fends Off Contraceptive IP Challenge for Actavis

Julie Triedman : The Litigation Daily : October 22, 2014

In a big win for Actavis plc, the Federal Circuit on Wednesday reaffirmed a lower court decision that Actavis' patent for the popular low-estrogen birth control pill Lo Loestrin is valid and enforceable.

Law Firm Mergers Active in NJ and Beyond

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 21, 2014

With four moves announced in the last four weeks, New Jersey firms are mirroring what's reported to be a record pace of firm mergers and acquisitions nationally—and consultants say they expect the high level of activity to continue.

A Sidley Partner's Quick Turnaround, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 21, 2014

Six weeks after joining Fried Frank, former Sidley Austin securities and derivatives enforcement head David Katz returns to the firm; Kirkland & Ellis makes two more high-profile additions; Schulte Roth snags Patterson Belknap's trusts and estates chair; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

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.

Startup 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.