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McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP

  • Designation: Morristown, N.J.
  • Head Count: 260
  • Gross Revenues: $120,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $460,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $970,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, is a Newark-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, has 274 attorneys and is the 162nd largest firm in the United States.  With $120,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 180th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CO, CT, DE, MA, NJ, NY and PA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 180 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 162 -15 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 119 8 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 197 14 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

NJ Firms Stay Steady on Am Law 200

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 28, 2015

Once again just four New Jersey-based firms made the cut in the recently released Am Law 200, and none gained or lost significant ground in the rankings despite some revenue changes.

Calendar: June 1, 2015

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 28, 2015

Calendar of events.

Homeowner Who Fell While Inspecting Work on His Home Settles for $2M

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 22, 2015

An Upper Saddle River man who suffered head and spinal injuries during construction of an addition at his home agreed to a $2 million settlement of his Bergen County suit.

2015 Litigation Departments of the Year

: The Connecticut Law Tribune : May 18, 2015

Practice might not always make perfect. But it makes for more successful litigation. That's what we learned this year from the Connecticut Law Tribune's annual Litigation Departments of the Year competition. In addition to a truly impressive array of legal victories achieved by our winning firms, the articles in this special section outline an array of techniques that the firms use to prepare themselves for trial.

State Worker Layoff Lawsuit Featured a Decade of Twists and Turns

Thomas B. Scheffey : The Connecticut Law Tribune : May 18, 2015

Now that the legislature has signed off on a $100 million settlement of the 12-year legal battle between state unions and former Gov. John G. Rowland, who really won?

When Everything Comes Together

Amaris Elliott-Engel : The Connecticut Law Tribune : May 18, 2015

Five years ago, Connecticut's Pepe & Hazard merged with New Jersey-based McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter to create a firm with 300 lawyers and offices in six states. At the time, lawyers on both sides of the deal weren't simply looking at how partners would get compensated, how possible conflicts of interest would be resolved, and how business volume might grow from marrying their firms.

Association Installs New Slate of Officers

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 15, 2015

Miles S. Winder III was installed as the 117th president of the New Jersey State Bar Association.

Cocaine Blues? Conn. A National Leader in Federal Drug Prosecutions

Isaac Avilucea : The Connecticut Law Tribune : May 14, 2015

Former Newtown Police Sgt. Steven Santucci was arrested in early May by federal authorities who say he was running an international drug-trafficking ring from his office desk. He allegedly used the proceeds to take numerous lavish trips abroad, including African safaris.

Lawyer's 'Puerile Name-Calling' Helps Sink $2.5M Award

Zack Needles : New Jersey Law Journal : May 14, 2015

A plaintiffs lawyer's persistent "inappropriate commentary" throughout a personal injury trial, including calling defense counsel's cross-examination "'stupid,'" required the jury's $5 million award to be overturned and the case to be retried, a New Jersey appeals court has ruled.

NJ Judge Indicted

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : May 13, 2015

A suspended New Jersey Superior Court judge has been indicted on charges that she harbored a fugitive in her home after being advised he was wanted for arrest.

Three Firms See Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

McKenna Long & Aldridge, O'Melveny & Myers and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman see more partners peel away; a former Bingham McCutchen tax partner rejoins her former colleagues at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius; a Latham & Watkins antitrust litigator launches her own boutique; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Masonry Worker Injured on the Job Collects $2.75 Million in Hudson Co.

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 08, 2015

A worker injured at a Jersey City high rise construction site when a eight-foot cement wall toppled over on him was paid $2.75 million April 13.

Nonequity Partner Ranks Still Swelling

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 07, 2015

The number of nonequity partners has continued to grow at bellwether firms and branches in New Jersey, and now makes up nearly half of partner ranks.

Custody Case Offers Rare View of Usually Secret Proceedings

Isaac Avilucea : The Connecticut Law Tribune : April 27, 2015

On March 20, 2014, state child welfare officials took three young children from the Simsbury home of two attorneys who were in the midst of a bitter divorce.

The 2015 New Jersey Top 20

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 24, 2015

In this year's survey, the has ranked firms based on head counts and revenue from New Jersey offices and lawyers only, even for firms headquartered in the state.

The 2015 New Jersey Top 20

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : April 24, 2015

The New Jersey Law Journal's 2015 survey of top-grossing firms and branches in the state looks different in many ways from years past, but almost all the familiar names remain.

Malpractice Claim Revived Against Bergen Judge

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

A New Jersey appeals court on April 17 reinstated a legal malpractice suit against Bergen County Superior Court Judge Mary Thurber stemming from a probate case she handled before being appointed to the bench.

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.

Lawyer Disqualified for Reading Privileged Documents

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : April 08, 2015

A New Jersey appeals court has ruled that an attorney representing a plaintiff in a medical malpractice case must be disqualified because he read confidential in-house investigatory documents prepared by the defendant hospital.

Failure to Diagnose Unborn Child's Brain Malformation Yields $6M Accord

: New Jersey Law Journal : April 06, 2015

The parents of a child born with a congenital brain malformation received a judge's approval on March 11 of a $6 million settlement in their Camden County medical malpractice suit over the alleged failure to diagnose the condition during prenatal tests.

McElroy Deutsch Faces Gender Bias, Sexual Harassment Suit

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : April 03, 2015

McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter has been hit with a suit by a former associate who claims she was fired after complaining about gender discrimination and sexual harassment.

Firm Financials

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 27, 2015

A look at the yearly numbers behind the New Jersey's biggest firms.

Sentence Upheld for Priest Convicted of Sexual Abuse

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : March 26, 2015

The state Superior Court has upheld the prison sentence of Charles Engelhardt, a priest convicted of indecent assault, corruption of minors, and endangering the welfare of a child.

62-64 Main Street, L.L.C. and 59-61 Moore Street, L.L.C. v. Mayor and Council of the City of Hackensack

: New Jersey Law Journal : March 25, 2015

Not All Blight Determinations Require Negative Affect on Surrounding Areas

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.

NJ Justices Ease Criteria for Condemning Property

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : March 23, 2015

A sharply divided New Jersey Supreme Court made it easier on March 23 for government agencies to condemn private property for redevelopment.

All-Star Lineup Argues Fate of NJ Sports Betting

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : March 18, 2015

The question of whether New Jersey's repeal of the ban on sports betting in casinos and racetracks violates federal law may come down to the definition of "authorization."

Law Firm Played Key Role in Helping Sandy Hook Commission

Thomas B. Scheffey : The Connecticut Law Tribune : March 17, 2015

When Gov. Dannel P. Malloy appointed his 16-member Sandy Hook Advisory Commission, the assemblage of so many high-achieving experts in a broad range of fields had the potential of creating oceans of oration—with no one to boil it down.

Bergen AJ Doyne Set to Retire May 1

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : March 16, 2015

Bergen County Assignment Judge Peter Doyne is planning to retire as of May 1.

People in the News - March 9, 2015 - McElroy Deutsch Promotes 2 Associates

: The Legal Intelligencer : March 09, 2015

Chad D. Mountain and Suzanne DellaValla Jones of McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter were promoted from associates to of counsel.