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- Designation: Atlanta
- Head Count: 518
- Gross Revenues: $341,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $660,000
- Profits Per Partner: $900,000
- Year Over Year Change: -3
McKenna Long & Aldridge is a Washington-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, McKenna Long & Aldridge has 518 attorneys and is the 82nd largest firm in the United States. With $341,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 90th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. The firm has offices in CA, CO, DC, FL, GA, NY, PA and TX.
In the News
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 26, 2015
The head of McKenna Long & Aldridge's national tax group leaves ahead of a merger with global legal giant Dentons; Arnold & Porter and Cozen O'Connor both make bulk hires from smaller firms; a Jones Day bankruptcy baron returns; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 24, 2015
Jason Straight : Legal Tech Newsletter : April 22, 2015
In order to preserve existing client relationships and secure new corporate clients, law firms need to beef up their security technologies, processes and protocols.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 21, 2015
Emory University Law School is honoring Atlanta civil rights hero and congressman John Lewis with an endowed civil rights professorship that will be called the John Lewis Chair in Civil Rights and Social Justice.
J. Randolph Evans : Daily Report : April 20, 2015
Motions for sanctions have become commonplace in modern-day litigation. For many litigators, it is a routine tool to increase the stakes. Fortunately, most courts recognize weak motions as little more than litigation tactics and treat them accordingly.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 19, 2015
Goodwin Procter launches a London private equity practice; Dentons arrives in Budapest; Fox Rothschild opens in Chicago; Polsinelli puts down stakes in Nashville; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Steven J. Harper : The Am Law Daily : April 17, 2015
As Dentons merges with yet another firm, its leaders are out to shatter "myths" about law firm growth. But what if they're not myths?
Kathleen Baydala Joyner : Daily Report : April 16, 2015
Gov. Nathan Deal's office on Thursday confirmed his appointment of state House Majority Leader Larry O'Neal as the new judge of the Georgia Tax Tribunal.
Kathleen Baydala Joyner : Daily Report : April 15, 2015
An Atlanta R&B singer who said on a reality TV show that the CEO of her former record label mismanaged her career and beat her years ago in a hotel room has prevailed in a defamation lawsuit the CEO brought in Fulton County Superior Court.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 15, 2015
Having recently announced mergers in the U.S. and China, the ever-expanding global legal giant is now adding a 30-strong team from White & Case in the Hungarian capital. The move is essentially another merger, as Dentons will absorb the entire local affiliate of White & Case, a firm that opened in Budapest in 1990.
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : April 15, 2015
The firm is extending its reach by creating a new office in Nashville that will focus on the health care industry, a staple for the fast-growing Polsinelli. Manning the outpost will be former Frost Brown Todd attorneys Bobby Guy and Robert Dempsey.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 14, 2015
Duane Morris and McKool Smith saw a pair of oenophiles pull up stakes for new endeavors; Kirkland & Ellis adds one litigator and loses two more; Paul Hastings bolsters its banking group in London; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : April 10, 2015
The feds like what they saw in the Fifth Circuit earlier this week in an immigration case. Police reveal new details in the killing of DLA Piper associate David Messerschmitt. And a New York photographer beats privacy claims over shots he took of unsuspecting residents. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : April 09, 2015
This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country, focused on Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Ted Cruz, West Virginia's attorney general and the major merger law firms.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 09, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge and Dentons finally announced Wednesday that the two firms' partnerships have approved a merger, but it's not clear yet which lawyers from McKenna will be joining Dentons.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : April 08, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge announced late Wednesday afternoon that it is combining with global megafirm Dentons.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 08, 2015
A little more than a month after rekindling merger talks, Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge have agreed to a combination.
Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : April 01, 2015
Forcing lawyers to write shorter briefs is not the solution to the problems federal appeals court judges have with outsized filings, an advisory panel was told on Wednesday.
Thomas E. Jones Jr. : Daily Report : April 01, 2015
I believe there are five critical factors that should come immediately to mind and be thoroughly vetted when considering any type of law firm combination: people/culture, practice systems, compensation structures, facilities and clients/conflicts.
Katheryn Hayes Tucker : Daily Report : March 31, 2015
King & Spalding is facing a second demand to hand over its confidential internal communications about client General Motors so plaintiffs counsel can see what the firm's lawyers knew about an alleged cover-up of a deadly ignition switch defect.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 31, 2015
Two former partners at McKenna Long & Aldridge, Jim Thomas II and Phil Bradley, returned to the firm as senior counsel in March.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 25, 2015
Oh, to be a peregrine falcon outside Jeff Haidet's window at McKenna Long & Aldridge. A pair of the birds of prey has returned to their annual nesting spot outside McKenna Long's downtown offices, more than 50 floors atop SunTrust Plaza.
Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : March 23, 2015
The move to use aerial drones in business is quickly pushing forward, and at least one expert advises companies to file their requests for temporary drone authorization with the federal government ASAP.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : March 17, 2015
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets a new t-shirt, Senate Democrats assail Republicans over delaying Loretta Lynch's confirmation vote and McKenna partners vote to merge with global firm Dentons. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 16, 2015
Partners at McKenna Long & Aldridge voted on Monday afternoon to merge with global megafirm Dentons, according to a McKenna partner.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : March 16, 2015
Loretta Lynch's nomination for U.S. attorney general faces a new hurdle in the Senate. Police agencies are not too eager to talk about a powerful new surveillance tool. McKenna partners will vote on merging with Dentons. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Greg Land : Daily Report : March 16, 2015
A wealthy Georgia family has sued a former Sutherland Asbill & Brennan partner, Bennett Kight, claiming he plundered at least $60 million from trusts he oversaw for more than 20 years.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 15, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge, poised to vote Monday on a union with Dentons, saw two new partners depart because of conflicts; Morgan Lewis lures eight partners in Dallas ahead of another merger in Singapore; Winston & Strawn poaches 10 more partners from Pillsbury; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Katheryn Hayes Tucker : Daily Report : March 13, 2015
Four days before a crucial hearing, lawyers announced a surprise settlement Friday for a Georgia couple suing General Motors, alleging that an ignition switch defect killed their daughter.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : March 13, 2015
McKenna Long & Aldridge's partners will vote Monday on whether to merge with global megafirm Dentons, said a McKenna partner and three sources close to the firms on Friday.