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  • Designation: N/A
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  • Gross Revenues: N/A
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: N/A
  • Profits Per Partner: N/A
  • Year Over Year Change: 0

Schulte, Roth, & Zabel is an USA-based law firm.  

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 NR N/A Gross revenue
NLJ 250 NR N/A Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard NR N/A 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

Marketplace

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : August 20, 2014

Ballard Spahr Stillman & Friedman will be moving its office to 919 Third Ave. Also, SoHo Properties Inc. has recently acquired 49-51 Park Place, the location of a proposed Islamic cultural center and mosque in Lower Manhattan.

Personal Notes on Lawyers

: New York Law Journal : July 31, 2014

DLA Piper, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Sullivan & Worcester and Schulte Roth & Zabel have each added an attorney.

At Bingham, Big Guarantees Raise More Questions

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 29, 2014

As Bingham McCutchen engages in merger talks in an effort to reshape its future, the firm is still coping with the fallout from one of its many past combinations. Five years ago this month, Bingham joined with McKee Nelson in a deal that saw every partner from the latter receive a guaranteed contract. Bingham has only now confirmed the guarantees after The Am Law Daily brought them to light.

Related Claims Are in the Eye of the Beholder

Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes : New York Law Journal : July 15, 2014

In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write: Under the terms of typical professional liability and directors' and officers' insurance policies, multiple claims that arise out of interrelated wrongful acts are treated as a single claim deemed to have been first made at the time the first of the related claims was made against the insured. Whether the treatment of multiple related claims as a single claim benefits the insured or the insurer depends on the circumstances.

The Churn: Baker and Quinn Expand, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 15, 2014

Baker & McKenzie heads to Brisbane, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan takes its litigation prowess to Houston and a trio of partners leave Kirkland & Ellis in our latest look at notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: The Recorder : July 14, 2014

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

The Careerist: Best Firms for the Summer (and After)

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : July 10, 2014

Vault's top law firms for summer programs and associate happiness.

Expert Witnesses to Be Heard in Right-to-Counsel Trial

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : July 10, 2014

An Albany judge will get some help at a long-awaited trial in weighing the adequacy of the defense in criminal matters that indigent people receive in New York.

Bankrupt Firm Trustees Lose Bid for 'Unfinished Business'

Joel Stashenko : The Am Law Daily : July 02, 2014

A unanimous Court of Appeals said finding that lawyers owe a continuing obligation to their old partnerships for work they do for clients after moving to new firms "does not comport with our profession's traditions and the commercial realities of the practice of law today."

Bankrupt Firm Trustees Lose Bid for 'Unfinished Business'

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : July 02, 2014

A unanimous Court of Appeals said finding that lawyers owe a continuing obligation to their old partnerships for work they do for clients after moving to new firms "does not comport with our profession's traditions and the commercial realities of the practice of law today."

Taking the Fight to Europe

: Focus Europe : July 01, 2014

New York's Schulte Roth sees opportunity advising activist investors as they cross the Atlantic. But lawyers on the defense side are gearing up.

One of Five Upstate Counties Settles Public Defense Suit

Brendan Pierson : New York Law Journal : June 27, 2014

Ontario County has agreed to introduce new measures to provide legal representation for indigent defendants in a settlement with the New York Civil Liberties Union, according to a press release from NYCLU.

50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act Recognized

Tania Karas : New York Law Journal : June 24, 2014

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the federal Civil Rights Act, the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is hosting a panel discussion Wednesday and black-tie gala Thursday in New York.

False Claims Act Debts Held Non-Dischargeable in Bankruptcy

Lawrence V. Gelber and James T. Bentley : New York Law Journal : June 05, 2014

Lawrence V. Gelber and James T. Bentley review the revival by the Southern District of a $2 billion suit brought against a Chapter 11 corporate debtor by two qui tam relators under the False Claims Act, a decision which could impact the ability of a corporate debtor with potential FCA liability to successfully reorganize.

June 2014 Deals & Suits

: Corporate Counsel : June 01, 2014

Big Deals

David Marcus : The American Lawyer : May 29, 2014

Novartis / Glaxo / Eli Lilly; TIAA-CREF / Nuveen; Mallinckrodt / Questcor; Blackstone / Gates

Am Law Trio Toasts Sale of TGI Fridays

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : May 21, 2014

Locke Lord, Kirkland and Schulte Roth advise as Sentinel Capital Partners and TriArtisan Capital Partners buy the restaurant chain from Carlson Companies.

The Churn: Kirkland Adds Two, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis poaches from Weil and Baker Botts, a White House rejoins Latham and more new hires across The Am Law 200.

Schulte Roth, Skadden Tune In for Cobham's Aeroflex Buy

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

The British defense contractor absorbs a New York-based microelectronics maker in a $1.46 billion deal.

Kaye, Zabel Recognized for Advocacy

Rick Kopstein, Photographer : New York Law Journal : May 16, 2014

Former Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye , of counsel at Skadden Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, and William D. Zabel, a founding partner at Schulte Roth & Zabel, received awards of distinction from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention for their pioneering efforts to advocate for victims' rights.

Pro Bono Awards

: New York Law Journal : May 13, 2014

Schulte Roth & Zabel honored 65 attorneys who performed more than 50 hours of pro bono service in 2013 at a reception on Thursday.

Am Law Duo Put to Bed $1.3 Billion Hotel Venture

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 13, 2014

Wachtell and Schulte Roth are advising on the sale of a portfolio of hotel properties by Chatham Lodging Trust and Cerberus Capital Management to a new joint venture led by Chatham and NorthStar Realty Finance Corp.

A Conflict Minerals Dilemma

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : May 12, 2014

As the fight over conflict minerals heats up again in court, companies on the sidelines are caught in limbo — with any legal lifeline potentially coming too late to offer much assistance.

Amici Briefs From Firms Fault 'Unfinished Business' Doctrine

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : May 12, 2014

A dozen prominent law firms are urging the Court of Appeals to declare as impractical the practice of allowing bankruptcy trustees to pursue profits from matters that partners carry from defunct firms to their new firms, and to find it contrary to nearly a thousand years of legal principle.

Judge Blocks RBS Unit's Software License Request

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : May 09, 2014

A federal judge has ordered ABN AMRO Bank to stop using software that it was ruled to have infringed, rejecting arguments by Schulte Roth that ABN should receive a license to the software because it had become important to the company's business.

'K2' and Consequences of Insurers' Breach of Duty to Defend

Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes : New York Law Journal : May 06, 2014

In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write: The recent decision in 'K2-II' does not alter the landmark Court of Appeals' decision issued in 'Isadore Rosen & Sons.' The K2-II decision makes clear that in the absence of a covered loss, the insurer simply has no duty to indemnify. In contrast, under Isadore Rosen, an insurer that breaches the duty to defend a claim for loss that is covered under the policy will be held liable for the insured's reasonable settlement of that claim—regardless of whether the insurer consented to such settlement.

Conditions Precedent and Arbitrability—Who Decides?

Samuel Estreicher and Holly H. Weiss : New York Law Journal : May 05, 2014

In their Arbitration column, Samuel Estreicher and Holly H. Weiss discuss the recent U.S. Supreme Court on the distinction between "substantive" and "procedural" gateway questions to arbitrability in the context of an international dispute.

The Churn: Covington Adds EU Competition Head, Plus More Lateral Moves

Tom Huddleston Jr. : The Am Law Daily : May 02, 2014

Covington hires Clifford Chance partner Johan Ysewyn in Brussels to head its European competition practice while another partner returns to the fold.

CityTime Actors Sentenced to 20 Years Each in Prison

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : April 29, 2014

Three men convicted in the massive kickback and bribery scheme in New York City's payroll modernization program were each sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday.

Big Deals

David Marcus : The American Lawyer : April 28, 2014

Albertsons / Safeway; Men's Wearhouse / Jos. A. Bank; Media General / LIN; Energy XXI / EPL Oil & Gas

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Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 346
  • Gross Revenues: $389,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,125,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $2,215,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 4

Schulte Roth & Zabel is a New York-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Schulte Roth & Zabel has 346 attorneys and is the 127th largest firm in the United States.  With $389,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 74th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2011 Global 100 survey, Schulte Roth & Zabel ranked as the 97th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in DC, FL, London and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 74 4 Gross revenue
Am Law 200 74 4 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 127 -4 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 102 6 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 53 -11 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 122 0 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 28 -24 Summer programs

In the News

Marketplace

Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : August 20, 2014

Ballard Spahr Stillman & Friedman will be moving its office to 919 Third Ave. Also, SoHo Properties Inc. has recently acquired 49-51 Park Place, the location of a proposed Islamic cultural center and mosque in Lower Manhattan.

Personal Notes on Lawyers

: New York Law Journal : July 31, 2014

DLA Piper, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, Sullivan & Worcester and Schulte Roth & Zabel have each added an attorney.

At Bingham, Big Guarantees Raise More Questions

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 29, 2014

As Bingham McCutchen engages in merger talks in an effort to reshape its future, the firm is still coping with the fallout from one of its many past combinations. Five years ago this month, Bingham joined with McKee Nelson in a deal that saw every partner from the latter receive a guaranteed contract. Bingham has only now confirmed the guarantees after The Am Law Daily brought them to light.

Related Claims Are in the Eye of the Beholder

Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes : New York Law Journal : July 15, 2014

In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write: Under the terms of typical professional liability and directors' and officers' insurance policies, multiple claims that arise out of interrelated wrongful acts are treated as a single claim deemed to have been first made at the time the first of the related claims was made against the insured. Whether the treatment of multiple related claims as a single claim benefits the insured or the insurer depends on the circumstances.

The Churn: Baker and Quinn Expand, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 15, 2014

Baker & McKenzie heads to Brisbane, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan takes its litigation prowess to Houston and a trio of partners leave Kirkland & Ellis in our latest look at notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: The Recorder : July 14, 2014

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

The Careerist: Best Firms for the Summer (and After)

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : July 10, 2014

Vault's top law firms for summer programs and associate happiness.

Expert Witnesses to Be Heard in Right-to-Counsel Trial

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : July 10, 2014

An Albany judge will get some help at a long-awaited trial in weighing the adequacy of the defense in criminal matters that indigent people receive in New York.

Bankrupt Firm Trustees Lose Bid for 'Unfinished Business'

Joel Stashenko : The Am Law Daily : July 02, 2014

A unanimous Court of Appeals said finding that lawyers owe a continuing obligation to their old partnerships for work they do for clients after moving to new firms "does not comport with our profession's traditions and the commercial realities of the practice of law today."

Bankrupt Firm Trustees Lose Bid for 'Unfinished Business'

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : July 02, 2014

A unanimous Court of Appeals said finding that lawyers owe a continuing obligation to their old partnerships for work they do for clients after moving to new firms "does not comport with our profession's traditions and the commercial realities of the practice of law today."

Taking the Fight to Europe

: Focus Europe : July 01, 2014

New York's Schulte Roth sees opportunity advising activist investors as they cross the Atlantic. But lawyers on the defense side are gearing up.

One of Five Upstate Counties Settles Public Defense Suit

Brendan Pierson : New York Law Journal : June 27, 2014

Ontario County has agreed to introduce new measures to provide legal representation for indigent defendants in a settlement with the New York Civil Liberties Union, according to a press release from NYCLU.

50th Anniversary of Civil Rights Act Recognized

Tania Karas : New York Law Journal : June 24, 2014

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the federal Civil Rights Act, the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is hosting a panel discussion Wednesday and black-tie gala Thursday in New York.

False Claims Act Debts Held Non-Dischargeable in Bankruptcy

Lawrence V. Gelber and James T. Bentley : New York Law Journal : June 05, 2014

Lawrence V. Gelber and James T. Bentley review the revival by the Southern District of a $2 billion suit brought against a Chapter 11 corporate debtor by two qui tam relators under the False Claims Act, a decision which could impact the ability of a corporate debtor with potential FCA liability to successfully reorganize.

June 2014 Deals & Suits

: Corporate Counsel : June 01, 2014

Big Deals

David Marcus : The American Lawyer : May 29, 2014

Novartis / Glaxo / Eli Lilly; TIAA-CREF / Nuveen; Mallinckrodt / Questcor; Blackstone / Gates

Am Law Trio Toasts Sale of TGI Fridays

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : May 21, 2014

Locke Lord, Kirkland and Schulte Roth advise as Sentinel Capital Partners and TriArtisan Capital Partners buy the restaurant chain from Carlson Companies.

The Churn: Kirkland Adds Two, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

Kirkland & Ellis poaches from Weil and Baker Botts, a White House rejoins Latham and more new hires across The Am Law 200.

Schulte Roth, Skadden Tune In for Cobham's Aeroflex Buy

MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : May 20, 2014

The British defense contractor absorbs a New York-based microelectronics maker in a $1.46 billion deal.

Kaye, Zabel Recognized for Advocacy

Rick Kopstein, Photographer : New York Law Journal : May 16, 2014

Former Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye , of counsel at Skadden Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, and William D. Zabel, a founding partner at Schulte Roth & Zabel, received awards of distinction from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Center for Elder Abuse Prevention for their pioneering efforts to advocate for victims' rights.

Pro Bono Awards

: New York Law Journal : May 13, 2014

Schulte Roth & Zabel honored 65 attorneys who performed more than 50 hours of pro bono service in 2013 at a reception on Thursday.

Am Law Duo Put to Bed $1.3 Billion Hotel Venture

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 13, 2014

Wachtell and Schulte Roth are advising on the sale of a portfolio of hotel properties by Chatham Lodging Trust and Cerberus Capital Management to a new joint venture led by Chatham and NorthStar Realty Finance Corp.

A Conflict Minerals Dilemma

Jenna Greene : The National Law Journal : May 12, 2014

As the fight over conflict minerals heats up again in court, companies on the sidelines are caught in limbo — with any legal lifeline potentially coming too late to offer much assistance.

Amici Briefs From Firms Fault 'Unfinished Business' Doctrine

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : May 12, 2014

A dozen prominent law firms are urging the Court of Appeals to declare as impractical the practice of allowing bankruptcy trustees to pursue profits from matters that partners carry from defunct firms to their new firms, and to find it contrary to nearly a thousand years of legal principle.

Judge Blocks RBS Unit's Software License Request

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : May 09, 2014

A federal judge has ordered ABN AMRO Bank to stop using software that it was ruled to have infringed, rejecting arguments by Schulte Roth that ABN should receive a license to the software because it had become important to the company's business.

'K2' and Consequences of Insurers' Breach of Duty to Defend

Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes : New York Law Journal : May 06, 2014

In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write: The recent decision in 'K2-II' does not alter the landmark Court of Appeals' decision issued in 'Isadore Rosen & Sons.' The K2-II decision makes clear that in the absence of a covered loss, the insurer simply has no duty to indemnify. In contrast, under Isadore Rosen, an insurer that breaches the duty to defend a claim for loss that is covered under the policy will be held liable for the insured's reasonable settlement of that claim—regardless of whether the insurer consented to such settlement.

Conditions Precedent and Arbitrability—Who Decides?

Samuel Estreicher and Holly H. Weiss : New York Law Journal : May 05, 2014

In their Arbitration column, Samuel Estreicher and Holly H. Weiss discuss the recent U.S. Supreme Court on the distinction between "substantive" and "procedural" gateway questions to arbitrability in the context of an international dispute.

The Churn: Covington Adds EU Competition Head, Plus More Lateral Moves

Tom Huddleston Jr. : The Am Law Daily : May 02, 2014

Covington hires Clifford Chance partner Johan Ysewyn in Brussels to head its European competition practice while another partner returns to the fold.

CityTime Actors Sentenced to 20 Years Each in Prison

Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : April 29, 2014

Three men convicted in the massive kickback and bribery scheme in New York City's payroll modernization program were each sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday.

Big Deals

David Marcus : The American Lawyer : April 28, 2014

Albertsons / Safeway; Men's Wearhouse / Jos. A. Bank; Media General / LIN; Energy XXI / EPL Oil & Gas