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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 $258,500,000 in gross revenue in 2015, the firm placed 120th on The American Lawyer's 2016 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

Fenwick & West Heads to NYC, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 25, 2016

Silicon Valley stalwart Fenwick & West is poised to set up shop in the Big Apple; Boies Schiller brings on two more litigators; Ropes & Gray grabs another private equity pro in London; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Big Suits

Scott Flaherty, Ben Hancock and Julie Triedman : The American Lawyer : May 23, 2016

Epic Systems v. Tata Consultancy Services; O'Connor v. Uber; SunEdison Chapter 11; In re VW 'Clean Diesel' Product Liability Litigation; Prosterman v. Airline Tariff Publishing.

Litigator of the Week: Rick Richmond of Jenner & Block

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : April 21, 2016

Richmond's $940 million jury verdict for Epic System is one of the largest ever in a trade secrets case.

Holland & Knight Adds Partner Quartet, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : April 11, 2016

Holland & Knight keeps hiring; Kirkland picks up one from Paul Weiss; Proskauer Rose reels in some heavy-hitters; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Katten Litigation Co-Leader Decamps, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 21, 2016

The U.S. Department of Commerce adds a high-profile partner from Katten Muchin Rosenman; Greenberg Traurig and Holland & Knight trade hires; Winston & Strawn's arbitration co-chair departs; and other notable additions from around The Am Law 200.

Big Law Partners Snag GC Roles, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 02, 2016

Davis Polk, Paul Hastings, Simpson Thacher and Stoel Rives partners head in-house; K&L Gates and Kirkland & Ellis see a spate of exits; Orrick adds another energy partner; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.


: The National Law Journal : February 29, 2016

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Conn. Court Awards Forklift Driver $5.3 Million After Injury Leads to Amputation

CHRISTIAN NOLAN : The Connecticut Law Tribune : February 16, 2016

A woman whose leg was crushed and later amputated after a forklift accident at work has recovered $5.27 million in a products liability lawsuit from a U.S. District Court jury in Bridgeport.

Morning Wrap: Flint Water Suits Rise | Sotomayor, the Trial Judge

Mike Sacks : Legal Times : February 09, 2016

Lawsuits from victims of the Flint water crisis continue to rise. Justice Sonia Sotomayor at NYU talks juries, post-SCOTUS plans. A federal judge throws out a Texas suit that attempted to block the Obama administration's resettlement of Syrian refugees. This is a roundup from ALM and other publications.

Bingham Refugees Find New Homes, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 09, 2016

A year after Morgan Lewis absorbed Bingham McCutchen, several lawyers from the latter find new homes; Fried Frank welcomes back an ex-partner; Jenner & Block brings on an M&A leader; and other additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

How Do You Get Picked to Be a Judge Anyway? Clues From Obama's New Nominees

Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : January 13, 2016

It may not be as extreme as winning the Powerball, but getting tapped to be a federal judge is its own kind of lottery.

A Hands-On Approach to Teaching Law Students about E-Discovery

William Hamilton : Legaltech News : January 08, 2016

Law students today need to go to the data itself in e-discovery, and that includes hands-on experience.

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : January 04, 2016

Lateral moves, new arrivals, and promotions in this week's columns.

Morning Wrap: Christmas Eve News and Rankings

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : December 24, 2015

We call this one the pre-Christmas rush: A handful of firms (and Supreme Court justices) come forth to share news of retiring firm founders, an office closure and an argument date. Plus, some superlatives and rankings so lawyers can reflect back on a year of hard work. This is a round-up of legal news from ALM and around the country.

DLA Piper Closing Tampa Office

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : December 22, 2015

DLA Piper, one of the largest law firms in the world, will be closing its Tampa office in early 2016 and transferring lawyers primarily to Miami.

Diversity Efforts in 2015 Notable, But Lacking

Rodney L. Abstone II and Cheryl Kettler : The National Law Journal : December 21, 2015

Many firms have a sincere desire to include more lawyers who are racially and ethnically diverse, women, LGBT persons and individuals with disabilities. Law firms' efforts have been notable, but they still fall short in execution.

Am Law Partner Takes Flight at Airbus, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 20, 2015

Five months after joining Greenberg Traurig, a new hire heads in-house; Baker & Hostetler bags two from Kenyon & Kenyon; Sidley Austin adds a new diversity manager; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.