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Shutts & Bowen LLP

  • Designation: Miami
  • Head Count: 230
  • Gross Revenues: $132,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $575,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $660,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 1

Shutts & Bowen is a Miami-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Shutts & Bowen has 230 attorneys and is the 180th largest firm in the United States.  With $132,500,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 174th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in FL.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 174 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 180 4 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 158 -158 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 42 -42 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Why a Former Shutts & Bowen Partner Said No to Big Law and Yes to Her Passion

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : March 20, 2015

Miami attorney Terry Vento's passion is now her livelihood, taking over as general counsel for the Perez Art Museum Miami.

Lewis Brisbois Lands in Wichita, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Kutak Rock loses eight of its nine lawyers in Wichita to growing Am Law 200 firm Lewis Brisbois; Cahill makes a rare partner hire; Kasowitz and Polsinelli partners take entrepreneurial turns; musical chairs at McDermott; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Appellate Ruling Good News for Bankruptcy Lawyers

Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : March 16, 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit ruled a bankruptcy judge can award fees spent to sustain the judge's dismissal order at the appellate level and the judge has the discretion to award fees and costs incurred to prosecute bad faith claims for damages.

From 'Counselor' to 'Your Honor,' Gov. Scott Picks These Two for Miami-Dade County Judiciary

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : March 13, 2015

The two newest Miami-Dade County Court judges are Laura Anne Stuzin (left), a lawyer at Rumberger, Kirk & Caldwell, and Diana Vizcaino, a city of Miami assistant city attorney.

New Partners: Holland & Knight

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

New Partners 2015

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

New Partners: Gunster

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

New Partners: Hogan Lovells

: Daily Business Review : March 02, 2015

Shutts & Bowen Reports Record Revenue in Growth Year

Samantha Joseph : Daily Business Review : February 02, 2015

Shutts & Bowen pumps up revenue 3 percent to $136.5 million and pushes up profit per partner 6 percent.

Polsinelli's Super Bowl Shuffle, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2015

Polsinelli, one of the Am Law 100's fastest-growing firms, churns through its partnership; Alston & Bird adds eight in Dallas; Freshfields hires again in New York; a Skadden practice leader goes in-house; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

More Than a Year in, Obamacare a Confusing Numbers Game

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : January 27, 2015

Attorneys representing businesses facing new mandates under the Affordable Care Act are serving these days as part legal counsel and part psychologist.

Shutts & Bowen Changes Miami Leadership

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : January 07, 2015

Shutts & Bowen has named Francis "Frank" Rodriguez partner in charge of its Miami office, succeeding Steven Ebner.

No Cuban Embargo? No Problem

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : December 17, 2014

With an overnight thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations, legal experts were cautious Wednesday about visions of U.S. companies doing business in Cuba.

Gibson Dunn, Kirkland Trade Blows; Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 14, 2014

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher grabbed a senior debt finance partner from Kirkland & Ellis in London, as the latter snatches Winston & Strawn's litigation chair in Chicago; Jones Day beefs up in Miami; Sidley Austin snags six from Loeb & Loeb; a half-dozen lawyers leave firms for in-house jobs and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Here's Why the 11th Circuit Booted Anti-Obamacare Lawsuit

Noreen Marcus : Daily Business Review : December 08, 2014

Stephen Maher, an appellate lawyer with Shutts & Bowen not involved in the case, said the split in the Eleventh Circuit revolves around how one interprets injury.

Head of White-Collar, Gov't Enforcement Group at Burns White Goes Solo

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 04, 2014

The head of Burns White's white-collar and government enforcement practice has left the firm and gone out on his own, taking with him a number of high-profile matters.

DLA Piper Nabs Ex-FDIC Chair, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 30, 2014

The world's second-largest firm by attorney head count adds two more former federal regulators to its ranks; American Apparel hires a Loeb & Loeb partner; Greenberg Traurig bags Edwards Wildman Palmer's Los Angeles partner-in-charge; Steptoe & Johnson snags an IP trio and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Three Appointed to Broward Circuit JNC

Adolfo Pesquera : Daily Business Review : November 20, 2014

William McCormick, Sidney Calloway and D. David Keller were appointed to the Broward circuit's judicial nominating commission.

Legal Dept. Helps Boost Hospital's 'Most Wired' Status

: Daily Business Review : November 12, 2014

When Kimarie Stratos joined Memorial Healthcare System four years ago, the six-hospital network had no software to monitor outside counsels' billing and efficiency, show the status of pending legal matters or manage documents. It does now.

Judge Perez Leaving Miami-Dade Bench

John Pacenti : Daily Business Review : November 07, 2014

Miami-Dade County Court Judge Gladys Perez is returning to private practice at the end of the month.

Managing Partners Survey 2014: Optimistic Law Firms Have Expansion Mindset

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : October 31, 2014

South Florida managing partners are expressing unprecedented optimism about the future of the legal industry, a clear sign the economic recovery is in full swing.

Edwards Wildman Trio Departs, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 28, 2014

Three more Edwards Wildman Palmer partners head elsewhere amid the firm's looming merger vote with Locke Lord; Kirkland's latest lateral raid targets Skadden; a Bingham McCutchen restructuring partner heads in-house; Tom Daschle joins forces with Baker Donelson; and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Boca Woman's Bank Account Unfrozen After 3-Year Fight

Adolfo Pesquera : Daily Business Review : October 23, 2014

A Boca Raton resident who had a $720,000 account wrongfully frozen won her case in two circuit courts and on appeal.

Sheila Cesarano

: Daily Business Review : October 15, 2014

Sheila Cesarano chose labor law 37 years ago when it was a man's field, and she's used a woman's sensibility to create an exemplary career.

Alison Miller

: Daily Business Review : October 15, 2014

Alison Miller is a director and name shareholder at Stearns Weaver Miller Weissler Alhadeff & Sitterson, where she started there in 1976.

Blank Rome Whistleblower Group Defects, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

One of the few whistleblower practices at an Am Law 100 firm is heading out on its own; fast-growing Parker Ibrahim & Berg raids Edwards Wildman Palmer to branch out in Boston; Ballard Spahr's mortgage banking head goes in-house; and more notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

4th DCA Gives Mixed Decisions on Recusal Requests

Adolfo Pesquera : Daily Business Review : October 08, 2014

The Fourth District Court of Appeal recused Broward Circuit Judge Matthew Destry in a criminal case and left Palm Beach Circuit Judge Meenu Sasser in place in four related civil cases.