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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

In the News

Fee Tracker: Big Firms Feast on IPOs

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 23, 2015

Simpson Thacher and Davis Polk divvy up fees from the largest IPO of 2015; a look at the nation's top legal lobbying shops; and other billables of note from throughout the Am Law 200 universe.

D.C. Draws New Consulting Firm From Chicago

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 08, 2015

Where the legal market grows, consulting firms will follow. AbstoneLalley Inc., a 14-person legal consulting company based in Chicago, has opened an office in Washington, the firm said this week.

The 2015 Elite Trial Lawyers

: The National Law Journal : September 21, 2015

ALM is pleased to announce its recognition of 50 law firms from across the country that accomplished the largest awards for their plaintiff clients in 2015.

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.

Ex-Law School Employee in Fraud Case Fires Back

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : August 31, 2015

A former graduate and employee of Arizona Summit Law School is claiming that she has ample grounds to sue for discrimination and fraud despite the school's arguments that her lawsuit is meritless.

Milwaukee Firms Bolstered By Startups and Real Estate

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 24, 2015

Better economic times are brewing in Milwaukee with a boost from corporate transactions, commercial real estate deals and startup activity.

Arizona Summit Law School Moves to Toss Ex-Employee's Suit

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

Arizona Summit Law School wants a judge to throw out a lawsuit brought by a former assistant director of financial aid who claims retaliation and discrimination against the for-profit institution.

'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.

Baker Bags Two Amid Belfast Opening, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 27, 2015

Baker & McKenzie opens a back-office outpost in Northern Ireland while making a high-profile addition in London; a bevy of moves at Buchanan Ingersoll; Stroock raids Squire Patton Boggs; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.


: The National Law Journal : July 20, 2015

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.

VCs Making Data Security a Funding Factor

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : July 09, 2015

Venture capitalists are turning an analytical eye to data security issues when evaluating potential investments.

New Summer Digs for Skadden Trio, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 22, 2015

Three former Skadden lawyers find new homes; Milbank adds a Magic Circle private equity pro in London; Locke Lord lands a 14-member team in Atlanta; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Top Firms for Women for Equity and Power

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : June 19, 2015

Forty-four firms get WILEF's seal of approval.

O'Melveny and Pillsbury Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 14, 2015

Willkie Farr, Winston & Strawn and Sheppard Mullin make hires from two struggling firms with California roots; Blank Rome bolts on an IP boutique in Houston; Fried Frank loses its last partner in Asia; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

D.C. Moves

: The National Law Journal : June 08, 2015

A roundup of Washington, D.C. lateral moves and promotions.

The False Claims Act: Not Just for Health Care Anymore

Sarah Coyne : Corporate Counsel : June 08, 2015

In-house counsel and business executives can no longer afford the luxury of assuming that the civil False Claims Act will never apply to your business.

Lawsuit: Infilaw Paying Law Grads To Put Off Bar Exam

Karen Sloan : The National Law Journal : June 04, 2015

A former assistant director of financial aid at Arizona Summit Law School has sued the school, alleging it unlawfully fired her in 2013 after she refused to submit false state tax documents and complained of misleading information about student success.

Miller Canfield Latest Big Firm to Find a Match in Chicago

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 04, 2015

Another week, another law firm combination in Chicago. Miller, Canfield, Paddock and Stone is poised to join several of its Detroit-based brethren in the Windy City by bolting on 10 lawyers from local boutique Kubasiak, Fylstra, Thorpe & Rotunno.