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Shutts & Bowen LLP

  • Designation: Miami
  • Head Count: 235
  • Gross Revenues: $136,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $580,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $700,000
  • 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 $136,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 175th on The American Lawyer's 2015 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 200 175 -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

Firm: Family Social App Did Not Violate Patent

: Daily Business Review : May 20, 2015

Three Firms See Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 11, 2015

McKenna Long & Aldridge, O'Melveny & Myers and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman see more partners peel away; a former Bingham McCutchen tax partner rejoins her former colleagues at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius; a Latham & Watkins antitrust litigator launches her own boutique; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Coincidental Construction and Mezzanine Loans Added Drama to Surf Club Financing

: Daily Business Review : May 11, 2015

Redevelopment of the 9-acre Surf Club into the Surf Club Four Seasons Private Residences put multiple parties at the negotiating table for a construction loan.

Miami-Dade College Reaches $33.5 Million Settlement Over Garage Collapse

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : May 08, 2015

The settlement with Ajax Building Corp. and 21 other subcontractors, which includes $26.5 million plus forgiveness of a $7 million contract balance, was reached after a year of mediation.

Venezuelan Family Plans to Buy Espirito Santo

Samantha Joseph : Daily Business Review : May 01, 2015

The Benacerraf Group signed a stock purchase agreement to acquire Miami-based Espirito Santo Bank.

Quintairos Prieto the Biggest Firm No One's Heard of

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : May 01, 2015

Managing partner Eric Boyer has kept Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer growing by diversifying from what started out as a nursing home defense firm.

Lincoln Road Church at Center of Redevelopment Battle

Eleazar David Melendez : Daily Business Review : April 15, 2015

A yearlong bureaucratic and political battle over a proposed Lincoln Road development has moved to court, pitting preservationists against a prominent developer with grand plans for the future.

Sanctions Ordered Against Fort Lauderdale Labor Law Firm

Francisco Alvarado Special to the Review : Daily Business Review : April 07, 2015

A federal magistrate orders the Amlong Firm to pay the fees and costs of two companies sued for overtime.

HistoryMiami Recognizes 7 Legal Legends

Julie Kay : Daily Business Review : April 02, 2015

Meet HistoryMiami's 2015 Legal Legends: Stuart Grossman, Marilyn Holifield, Judge Cindy Lederman, Robert Parks, the late Judge Robert Shevin, the late Frank Shutts and Jose "Pepe" Villalobos.

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.