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Quarles & Brady LLP

  • Designation: Milwaukee
  • Head Count: 438
  • Gross Revenues: $237,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $540,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $445,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Quarles & Brady is a Milwaukee-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Quarles & Brady has 438 attorneys and is the 104th largest firm in the United States.  With $237,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 129th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AZ, DC, FL, IL, IN and WI.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 129 -2 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 106 1 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 83 9 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 129 -27 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 52 10 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 32 -32 Summer programs

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