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Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 179
  • Gross Revenues: $189,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,055,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,625,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler has 179 attorneys and is the 224th largest firm in the United States.  With $189,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 155th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, DC and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 155 -6 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 226 -10 Lawyer head count
The A-List 7 10 Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 7 -3 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 88 22 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 21 -6 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

7 Numbers to Know: Legal Weighs in on Tech

Ian Lopez : New Jersey Law Journal : November 24, 2015

A look at the numbers behind prevailing legal attitudes toward technology.

7 Surveys to Know: Legal Weighs in on Tech

Ian Lopez : Legaltech News : November 20, 2015

LTN's coverage on the numbers behind the prevailing legal attitudes toward technology.

Shareholder Cybersecurity Lawsuits Expected to Increase in 2016

Trudy Knockless : Legaltech News : November 18, 2015

Almost 90 percent of 276 board members think companies should be held liable for security breaches in the event reasonable care is not taken to protect customer data.

Plaintiff Wins Verdict For Risperdal Complication

: The Legal Intelligencer : November 17, 2015

A Philadelphia jury awarded $1.75 million to a plaintiff who alleged that taking the antipsychotic drug Risperdal caused gynecomastia, a condition in which boys grow excessive breast tissue.

Women's Bar Lists Ratings of Chief Judge Candidates

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : November 13, 2015

The Women's Bar Association of the State of New York has given its highest rating to four of the finalists for the state's next chief judge: Janet DiFiore, A. Gail Prudenti, Rowan Wilson and Stephen Younger.

Lippman Pro Bono Award Debuts

Rick Kopstein, Photographer : New York Law Journal : November 12, 2015

The Legal Aid Society presented the first Jonathan Lippman New York Pro Bono Publico & Public Service Law Firm Award to Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler during the Society's annual pro bono publico awards ceremony Monday at the Prince George Ballroom.

Bar Groups Rank the Candidates for Chief Judge

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : November 12, 2015

The New York State Bar Association, which was among several bar groups that weighed in, said that all seven candidates nominated to become New York's next chief judge are qualified for the job, though it found three candidates stood out.

Three Charged In Historic Bank Data Breach

Ed Silverstein : Legaltech News : November 11, 2015

The latest information links the trio to the massive 2014 hack of JP Morgan Chase & Co.

Plaintiff Awarded $1.75M in Third Risperdal Verdict

Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : November 10, 2015

A Philadelphia jury has awarded $1.75 million to a plaintiff who alleged that taking the antipsychotic drug Risperdal caused gynecomastia, a condition in which boys grow excessive breast tissue.

Shout-Out: Patterson Belknap Scores for Abbott in Diabetes Test Strip Imports

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : November 09, 2015

When Abbott Laboratories found the domestic market for its diabetes test strips flooded with cheaper gray market imports from Europe, it tapped lawyers from Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler to shut down the scheme.

City Bar Gives Top Rating to Chief Judge Candidates

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : November 09, 2015

All seven candidates the Commission on Judicial Nomination recommended for the post of chief judge,which will soon be vacated, were rated as "well qualified" by the New York City Bar Association.

Longtime Second Circuit Judge Richard J. Cardamone Dies

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 23, 2015

Colleagues and former law clerks are mourning the passing of Richard J. Cardamone, who was an active judge at the Second Circuit from 1981 until 1993, and then continued to handle cases for more than 15 years after assuming senior status before retiring. He died Oct. 16 at the age of 90.

Practitioners Dominate Chief Judge Nominee List

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : October 16, 2015

The State Commission on Judicial Nominations on Thursday sent Gov. Andrew Cuomo a list of the names of seven nominees for the next New York state chief judge, none of whom are current judges on the Court of Appeals.

Marketplace: Moody's to Lease 75,000 Square Feet of 1 WTC

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : October 14, 2015

Expanding its downtown operations, Moody's Investor Services Inc., a leading provider of credit ratings and analysis, has finalized a lease with the Durst Organization at One World Trade Center.

Verizon, Cablevision Settle Advertising Dispute

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : October 02, 2015

Cablevision and Verizon agreed to settle hard-fought litigation over advertising claims they made about their Internet service, according to court papers.

Kenyon Leader Takes Helm at Time of Transition

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : September 24, 2015

Kenyon & Kenyon's new managing partner, Edward Colbert, takes over at a time of partner exits and lower demand for litigation. He acknowledges that changes in patent law have affected his firm's revenue but expects the firm to grow by focusing on all areas of intellectual property law.

IP Shops See Partners Depart, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 15, 2015

Finnegan Henderson and Kenyon & Kenyon, two top IP-focused firms, see partners peel away on both coasts; Gibson Dunn grows in London; Morgan Lewis adds an Islamic finance expert; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Fee Tracker: Football's Big Bills, ICANN and Alfred Mann

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

As football season begins, a look at the fees accrued by lawyers litigating for the NCAA and NFL; Jones Day's ICANN-related fees; Cleary Gottlieb grabs $25 million for its Puerto Rican restructuring work; and other notable disbursements from throughout Big Law.

$30M Hacking Case Signals NJ Prosecutors' Cybercrime Push

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

Former New Jersey federal prosecutors said the recent indictments in the largest known computer hacking and securities fraud scheme are a testament to the way New Jersey U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman has made cybercrime a top priority by partnering both with fellow law enforcement agencies and the private sector.

Cablevision's 'Liar Campaign' Blocked by TRO

Andrew Keshner : New York Law Journal : August 13, 2015

In a hard-fought case over claims made by Cablevision and Verizon while advertising their Internet services, a magistrate judge has temporarily blocked Cablevision from accusing Verizon of dishonesty.

Feds Charge 32 With Hacking Press Info for Insider Trading

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : August 12, 2015

In the largest operation of its kind, the federal government smashed a global ring of hackers and stock traders who were trading on inside information contained in corporate press releases.

Antitrust Bill Would Expand Whistleblower Protections

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : August 07, 2015

The U.S. Senate has passed a bill increasing protections for third-party whistleblowers who report criminal antitrust activity to the U.S. Department of Justice.

State Bar Chooses Members to Study NY Constitution

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : July 28, 2015

The New York State Bar Association has announced the makeup of a 25-member committee that will study whether New Yorkers should authorize a statewide convention in 2017 to consider changing the state Constitution.

'Best Firms' Report Shows Top 50 Shops for Women

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : July 28, 2015

A select group of Am Law 200 firms are among those touted by Working Mother magazine and consulting firm Flex-Time Lawyers for their annual look at the 50 best firms for women, based on metrics like family-friendly policies and percentage of female partners.

Introducing the 2015 A-List

Jim Schroeder : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

Paul Hastings keeps its top spot in The American Lawyer's latest survey of the best of the best in Big Law.

The A-Team

Kim Kleman, editor-in-chief : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

The overall scores in our yearly A-List survey keep rising. But even among A-Listers, there's room to improve.

A-List 2015 Winners: Behind the Scores

Jim Schroeder : The American Lawyer : July 27, 2015

Who's Up, who's down, and how so many of the same A-List winners keep managing to come back for more.

Counterfeiter Gets Green Card After Evading US Lawsuits

: The Associated Press : July 13, 2015

This could be the story of an American dream. An immigrant family builds a successful business and buys a four-bedroom house in a quiet neighborhood with good schools for their young son. But not all is as it seems on the steep, curving streets of San Diego's Rancho Penasquitos. A 45-year-old Chinese woman, Xu Ting, lives in a brown shingle house with a weedy driveway. She has been sued for counterfeiting by eight luxury brands, including Gucci and Louis Vuitton, and owes Chanel Inc. $6.9 million in damages. None of this has stopped her from becoming a legal permanent resident of the United States and achieving a comfortable suburban life.

In Unsealed Documents, Cosby Admits Giving Drugs to a Woman

Lizzy McLellan, Gina Passarella and Max Mitchell : The Legal Intelligencer : July 06, 2015

A federal judge has unsealed a number of documents revealing information about Bill Cosby's 2006 settlement with Andrea Constand over allegations of sexual assault and other claims.

Law Clinics Answer the Call

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : July 06, 2015

The number of law school clinics and pro bono projects addressing veterans' unmet legal needs has exploded.