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Robinson & Cole LLP

  • Designation: Hartford
  • Head Count: 201
  • Gross Revenues: $110,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $545,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $465,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Robinson & Cole is a Hartford-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Robinson & Cole has 201 attorneys and is the 201st largest firm in the United States.  With $110,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 191st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AL, CT, FL, MA, NH, NY and RI.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 191 0 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 201 -5 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 103 0 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard NR N/A Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

With Interest, IP Verdict for Waterbury Company Approaches $65 Million

Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : February 13, 2015

Last month, a U.S. District Court judge in Connecticut awarded a Waterbury business $27 million in punitive damages, the largest punitive damages award in Connecticut history, according to the plaintiff's lawyers.

Conn. Firms Warm Up to Idea of Opening Florida Offices

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : January 30, 2015

Murphy is 1,300 miles south, perched in a new office building overlooking the crystal-blue waters around Miami. A partner in the firm's insurance and reinsurance group since 2006, Murphy has a new job: overseeing a new office for the Connecticut-based firm.

Waterbury Company Gets Nearly $28 Million in Punitives in IP Case

Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : January 21, 2015

A U.S. District Court judge in Connecticut has awarded a Waterbury-based printing business what plaintiffs lawyers believe is the largest punitive damages award in the state's history.

Several Conn. Firms Announce Partnership Promotions

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : January 20, 2015

As always, the new year has brought changes to partership ranks in Connecticut law firms as well as national firms that have offices in the state.

Transgender Police Officer Files Discrimination Suit Against City

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : January 14, 2015

A transgender police officer who was fired from her job with the Middletown Police Department has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the city.

Pot Use, Pensions, the NLRB on the 2015 Labor Agenda

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : January 08, 2015

The year starts off in a haze as employers grapple with pot use by workers. Then there's that agency in Washington.

Energy Pipeline Firm Fuels Three Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 21, 2014

Locke Lord, Norton Rose Fulbright and Vinson & Elkins reshuffle some energy industry legal chairs in Houston; a K&L Gates partner with a conflict moves on; more Bingham McCutchen refugees find new homes; the federal bench lands some big-firm talent; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Conn. Firm Bolsters Insurance Practice with Former Bingham Partner

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : December 18, 2014

The merger between Bingham McCutchen and a Philadelphia-based firm continues to make ripples in the Connecticut legal market, as a former Bingham partner is joining Robinson & Cole.

Former Medical Marijuana Executive Files Lawsuit Over Termination

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : December 17, 2014

Konieczky claims she was 'abruptly and improperly terminated' for what she considers 'trumped up reasons.' Those reasons, the lawsuit suggests, were based 'on the ridiculous grounds that she did not properly greet defendant Birnbaum during an industry trade group meeting.'

Conn. Firm Eyes Southeast With New Florida Office

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : December 02, 2014

Robinson & Cole has opened a new office in Florida, in part to handle insurance matters stemming from natural disasters in the Southeast.

Robinson & Cole Opens Miami Office

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : December 02, 2014

The Connecticut-based insurance law firm has closed its Sarasota office and opened one in Miami with two lawyers.

Mother's Illness Transforms Lawyer Into Marijuana Business Executive

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : November 10, 2014

For Simsbury lawyer April Arrasate, getting involved in the new medical marijuana industry in Connecticut was very personal.

For Second Time in Four Years, Governor's Race Spills into Courtroom

Isaac Avilucea : The Connecticut Law Tribune : November 05, 2014

There was a lot of high-powered legal help in a Hartford courtroom on Nov. 4, as a Connecticut gubenatorial election spilled into the legal arena for a second straight time.

After Long Hearing, Judge Extends Voting Time At A Few Hartford Polls

ISAAC AVILUCEA : The Connecticut Law Tribune : November 04, 2014

Hartford Superior Court Judge Carl Schuman ordered two Hartford polling places to stay open until 8:30 p.m. on Election Night, or 30 minutes later than the normal 8 p.m. closing time.

Hartford Voting Issues Result in Parties Waging Midday Court Battle

Isaac Avilucea : The Connecticut Law Tribune : November 04, 2014

Gov. Dannel Malloy has asked a judge to grant an emergency injunction that would give voters an extra hour to cast ballots at Hartford's polling places after the governor's campaign said an early-morning snafu “discouraged” people from voting.

Major Firm Adds Four Attorneys To Conn. Offices

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : October 23, 2014

One Hartford-based law firm continues to expand its lawyer head count with the addition of five new associates, including four of them in Connecticut offices.

Mintz Levin Looks to Poach Edwards Wildman IP Group

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 23, 2014

Ahead of a looming merger vote with Locke Lord, a 20-lawyer IP group from Edwards Wildman Palmer in Boston is poised to depart for Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo as a result of a conflict between their representation of a large pharmaceutical company and Locke Lord's work for a generic drug manufacturer.

Edwards Wildman's Tech Cochair Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 18, 2014

Another Edwards Wildman Palmer partner departs ahead of the firm's proposed merger later this year with Locke Lord; a Bingham partner heads to the FCC; Fried Frank and Kirkland & Ellis add a pair of new partners; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Lawyer's Book Says Conn. Should Slash Prison Population

Amaris Elliott-Engel : The Connecticut Law Tribune : October 17, 2014

It's not every day that red-state Texas is pointed out as a paragon for reform that blue-state Connecticut should emulate.

London Calling for US Firms, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 03, 2014

Gibson Dunn, Kaye Scholer and Paul Hastings all made major lateral hires in London this week by raiding their British brethren. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Judge Scolds Insurer for Arson Allegations, Upholds Homeowner's $1.5 Million Verdict

Christian Nolan : The Connecticut Law Tribune : September 30, 2014

A Superior Court judge has added $76,000 to a recent $1.5 million jury verdict in the case of a man who sued his insurance company for failing to cover his losses after his home caught fire.

In Separation Agreements, Watch Your Language

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : September 26, 2014

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has been coming after companies over specific language used in these agreements.

Conn. Law Firms Hiring Up, With Transactional Attorneys in Demand

Jay Stapleton : The Connecticut Law Tribune : September 19, 2014

The fall hiring season at Connecticut law firms has been notably brisk, with more fresh-out-of-law-school associates being added to a mix of lateral partners.

Second Circuit Says Conn. Business Law Violates First Amendment

Mark Hamblett : The Connecticut Law Tribune : September 11, 2014

A federal appeals court has struck down a Connecticut law that forced an insurance company and auto glass repair business to mention a competitor's name if the insurer violated a ban on promoting its own repair shops.

Circuit Said State Law Restricts Commercial Speech

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : September 09, 2014

A federal appeals court has struck down a law that forced an insurance company and auto glass repair business to mention a competitor's name if the insurer violated a ban on promoting its own repair shops.