Shook, Hardy & Bacon Law Firm Profile

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Shook Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.

  • Designation: Kansas City, Mo.
  • Head Count: 440
  • Gross Revenues: $308,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $700,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $830,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -6

Shook Hardy & Bacon L. is a Kansas City-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Shook Hardy & Bacon L. has 440 attorneys and is the 100th largest firm in the United States.  With $308,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 102nd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  On the 2004 Global 100 survey, Shook Hardy & Bacon L.ranked as the 99th highest grossing law firm in the world.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, FL, KS, LA, London, MO, PA, TX and WA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 102 -6 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 100 -2 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 80 7 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 59 21 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 56 -39 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 52 -52 Summer programs

In the News

Pelvic Mesh Mass Tort Filings Continue to Rise

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : January 19, 2014

The number of filings in the pelvic mesh litigation in Philadelphia has increased since the mass tort's creation in February, court officials said.

Oracle Scores in Rimini Street Copyright Row

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : January 15, 2014

A ruling by a federal judge in Nevada chips away at the obstacles confronting Oracle and its lawyers at Bingham McCutchen and Boies, Schiller & Flexner as they inch toward a long-awaited trial.

All-Star E-Discovery Panels at ILTA

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 11, 2014

U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck is among the luminaries at upcoming panels in Nashville.

The Churn: Pepper Hamilton Partner Returns to Public Service, Plus More Lateral Moves

Alexandra Wilson : The Am Law Daily : January 08, 2014

Pepper Hamilton partner heads to the NYPD; Weil, Gotshal & Manges snags prominent bankruptcy partner from Kirkland & Ellis; and Shook, Hardy & Bacon brings aboard Gavel Babble columnist in our latest roundup of lateral moves in The Am Law 200.

IP Firm Novak Druce Opens Phila. Office, Supporting Wilm. Presence

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Delaware Law Weekly : January 06, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

The Careerist: Top 50 Mommy Firms

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 06, 2014

A look at the subtext behind Working Woman magazine's "50 best firms for women."

Reports Cast Wary Eye on Latin American Litigation Reform

Andrew Ramonas : Corporate Counsel : January 05, 2014

Companies doing business in Latin America face an enhanced risk of lawsuit abuse under proposed reforms, according to the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform.

Reports Cast Wary Eye on Latin American Litigation Reform

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : January 05, 2014

Companies doing business in Latin America face an enhanced risk of lawsuit abuse in the region under proposed changes to the countries' court systems, according to reports from the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform released Tuesday.

Novak Druce Opens Philadelphia Office

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : The Legal Intelligencer : January 01, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

Fun With the Summer Associates: Firms and Their Perks

Kierstin Vermeulen : The Am Law Daily : January 31, 2014

The trips and ball games and dinners may not be as extravagant as they once were, but there are worse ways to spend a summer.

Review To Honor Top 40 Lawyers Under 40

Vala Lopez : Daily Business Review : January 24, 2014

The Daily Business Review will recognize 40 South Florida lawyers under age 40 as Rising Stars for their achievements.

Florida Bar Appoints 47 New Committee Chairs

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 23, 2014

Florida Bar president Greg Coleman has appointed new committee chairs, including 16 in South Florida.

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

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 10, 2014

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

The Sedona Conference to Add Data Security Group

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 09, 2014

A new Working Group from The Sedona Conference will focus on data security and privacy liability.

Report: Record-Setting Law Firm Merger Pace Continues

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 02, 2014

A second-quarter report by legal consultancy Altman Weil has found that the 39 law firm mergers announced in the U.S. so far this year match the pace of 2013, which yielded a record number of law firm tie-ups. And megamergers, while still rare, are currently being discussed.

Judge John Facciola Announces Retirement

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 01, 2014

It's a safe bet he'll remain front and center in legal education and at Springsteen concerts.

This 32-Year-Old Downtown Miami Institution Shuts Down

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 01, 2014

It's the end of an era as the last of downtown Miami's luncheon clubs, The Bankers Club, closes, a victim of new restaurants opening downtown and professionals opting for quicker lunches.

E-Discovery: Even IRS Computers Crash

Patrick Oot : Law Technology News : January 29, 2014

IRS reliance on local storage to manage email is reasonable when there's no money for enterprise storage.

Microsoft Shows Language Translation and E-Discovery Tools at LegalTech

Patrick Oot : Law Technology News : January 26, 2014

The opening keynote at LegalTech gave a sneak preview of collaboration and knowledge management tools.

Family Recovers $60,000 For Lung Cancer Death

: Daily Business Review : January 25, 2014

Lawyer Hopes to Turn (Yellow) Page on Ad Judgment

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : January 24, 2014

Mark Heller calls himself a pioneer in legal advertising, noting he was the first attorney in New York state to advertise in the Yellow Pages after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the right of attorney advertising in 1977.

The Careerist: Top 45 Firms for Women

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 18, 2014

Did your firm make this year's list?

Shook Hardy Set to Sublease Hometown Space

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 12, 2014

Shook, Hardy & Bacon is downsizing in a Kansas City, Mo., office tower built to house the firm a decade ago. And in seeking to sublease three floors of space in the building where it serves as anchor tenant, Shook Hardy is just the latest Am Law 200 firm to reduce its real estate needs amid an evolving market for legal services.

Smoker's Family Awarded $5.3 Million

VerdictSearch : Daily Business Review : January 11, 2014

The Churn: Husch Blackwell Hires Again in Denver, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 10, 2014

Husch Blackwell becomes the latest large Midwestern firm to bulk up in the Rockies; Dechert raids Wilmer to launch a life sciences practice in Frankfurt; Sidley Austin shutters its office in Germany's financial capital and other moves from around The Am Law 200.

Services Scheduled for Sedona's Richard Braman

Monica Bay and Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 10, 2014

Braman, executive director emeritus of The Sedona Conference, leaves a profound e-discovery legacy.

In Air Pollution Class Action, Justices Decline Industry Push For Review

Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : January 09, 2014

Despite an urgent plea from a united front of business advocates, the U.S. Supreme Court last week declined to review a case that could have put an end to state common-law litigation against companies for excess air pollution.

Family of smoker awarded $5.3 million

: VerdictSearch : January 04, 2014

Judges Hear FRCP E-Discovery Feedback

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 04, 2014

Grimm, Francis and Ott discuss proposed FRCP e-discovery amendments.

Concepcion Martinez & Bellido Changes Name To Concepcion Martinez & Puente

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 02, 2014

Concepcion Martinez & Puente is the new name of the Miami law firm following the departure of Nelson Bellido and promotion of Ricardo Puente.

More Profiles:
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IN-DEPTH RESEARCH REPORT
on Shook Hardy & Bacon Llp

  • - Financial Information
  • - Compensation
  • - Billing Rates
  • - Lateral Partner Moves
  • - Pro bono
  • - Key Contacts

Shook Hardy & Bacon Llp

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

Shook Hardy & Bacon L 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

Pelvic Mesh Mass Tort Filings Continue to Rise

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : January 19, 2014

The number of filings in the pelvic mesh litigation in Philadelphia has increased since the mass tort's creation in February, court officials said.

Oracle Scores in Rimini Street Copyright Row

Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : January 15, 2014

A ruling by a federal judge in Nevada chips away at the obstacles confronting Oracle and its lawyers at Bingham McCutchen and Boies, Schiller & Flexner as they inch toward a long-awaited trial.

All-Star E-Discovery Panels at ILTA

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 11, 2014

U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck is among the luminaries at upcoming panels in Nashville.

The Churn: Pepper Hamilton Partner Returns to Public Service, Plus More Lateral Moves

Alexandra Wilson : The Am Law Daily : January 08, 2014

Pepper Hamilton partner heads to the NYPD; Weil, Gotshal & Manges snags prominent bankruptcy partner from Kirkland & Ellis; and Shook, Hardy & Bacon brings aboard Gavel Babble columnist in our latest roundup of lateral moves in The Am Law 200.

IP Firm Novak Druce Opens Phila. Office, Supporting Wilm. Presence

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Delaware Law Weekly : January 06, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

The Careerist: Top 50 Mommy Firms

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 06, 2014

A look at the subtext behind Working Woman magazine's "50 best firms for women."

Reports Cast Wary Eye on Latin American Litigation Reform

Andrew Ramonas : Corporate Counsel : January 05, 2014

Companies doing business in Latin America face an enhanced risk of lawsuit abuse under proposed reforms, according to the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform.

Reports Cast Wary Eye on Latin American Litigation Reform

Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : January 05, 2014

Companies doing business in Latin America face an enhanced risk of lawsuit abuse in the region under proposed changes to the countries' court systems, according to reports from the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform released Tuesday.

Novak Druce Opens Philadelphia Office

Jeff Mordock and Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : The Legal Intelligencer : January 01, 2014

Intellectual property boutique Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg has expanded into Philadelphia, opening the Houston-based firm's ninth office.

Fun With the Summer Associates: Firms and Their Perks

Kierstin Vermeulen : The Am Law Daily : January 31, 2014

The trips and ball games and dinners may not be as extravagant as they once were, but there are worse ways to spend a summer.

Review To Honor Top 40 Lawyers Under 40

Vala Lopez : Daily Business Review : January 24, 2014

The Daily Business Review will recognize 40 South Florida lawyers under age 40 as Rising Stars for their achievements.

Florida Bar Appoints 47 New Committee Chairs

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 23, 2014

Florida Bar president Greg Coleman has appointed new committee chairs, including 16 in South Florida.

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

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 10, 2014

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

The Sedona Conference to Add Data Security Group

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 09, 2014

A new Working Group from The Sedona Conference will focus on data security and privacy liability.

Report: Record-Setting Law Firm Merger Pace Continues

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 02, 2014

A second-quarter report by legal consultancy Altman Weil has found that the 39 law firm mergers announced in the U.S. so far this year match the pace of 2013, which yielded a record number of law firm tie-ups. And megamergers, while still rare, are currently being discussed.

Judge John Facciola Announces Retirement

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 01, 2014

It's a safe bet he'll remain front and center in legal education and at Springsteen concerts.

This 32-Year-Old Downtown Miami Institution Shuts Down

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 01, 2014

It's the end of an era as the last of downtown Miami's luncheon clubs, The Bankers Club, closes, a victim of new restaurants opening downtown and professionals opting for quicker lunches.

E-Discovery: Even IRS Computers Crash

Patrick Oot : Law Technology News : January 29, 2014

IRS reliance on local storage to manage email is reasonable when there's no money for enterprise storage.

Microsoft Shows Language Translation and E-Discovery Tools at LegalTech

Patrick Oot : Law Technology News : January 26, 2014

The opening keynote at LegalTech gave a sneak preview of collaboration and knowledge management tools.

Family Recovers $60,000 For Lung Cancer Death

: Daily Business Review : January 25, 2014

Lawyer Hopes to Turn (Yellow) Page on Ad Judgment

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : January 24, 2014

Mark Heller calls himself a pioneer in legal advertising, noting he was the first attorney in New York state to advertise in the Yellow Pages after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the right of attorney advertising in 1977.

The Careerist: Top 45 Firms for Women

Vivia Chen : The Careerist : January 18, 2014

Did your firm make this year's list?

Shook Hardy Set to Sublease Hometown Space

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 12, 2014

Shook, Hardy & Bacon is downsizing in a Kansas City, Mo., office tower built to house the firm a decade ago. And in seeking to sublease three floors of space in the building where it serves as anchor tenant, Shook Hardy is just the latest Am Law 200 firm to reduce its real estate needs amid an evolving market for legal services.

Smoker's Family Awarded $5.3 Million

VerdictSearch : Daily Business Review : January 11, 2014

The Churn: Husch Blackwell Hires Again in Denver, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 10, 2014

Husch Blackwell becomes the latest large Midwestern firm to bulk up in the Rockies; Dechert raids Wilmer to launch a life sciences practice in Frankfurt; Sidley Austin shutters its office in Germany's financial capital and other moves from around The Am Law 200.

Services Scheduled for Sedona's Richard Braman

Monica Bay and Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 10, 2014

Braman, executive director emeritus of The Sedona Conference, leaves a profound e-discovery legacy.

In Air Pollution Class Action, Justices Decline Industry Push For Review

Tony Mauro : Supreme Court Brief : January 09, 2014

Despite an urgent plea from a united front of business advocates, the U.S. Supreme Court last week declined to review a case that could have put an end to state common-law litigation against companies for excess air pollution.

Family of smoker awarded $5.3 million

: VerdictSearch : January 04, 2014

Judges Hear FRCP E-Discovery Feedback

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : January 04, 2014

Grimm, Francis and Ott discuss proposed FRCP e-discovery amendments.

Concepcion Martinez & Bellido Changes Name To Concepcion Martinez & Puente

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 02, 2014

Concepcion Martinez & Puente is the new name of the Miami law firm following the departure of Nelson Bellido and promotion of Ricardo Puente.