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Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

  • Designation: Newark
  • Head Count: 140
  • Gross Revenues: N/A
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: N/A
  • Profits Per Partner: N/A
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Sills Cummis & Gross is a Newark-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Sills Cummis & Gross has 137 attorneys and is the 299th largest firm in the United States.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, NJ and NY.

Firm Rankings

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Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 NR N/A Gross revenue
NLJ 250 293 -24 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

MoFo Team Tapped for Suit Against GoPro

David Ruiz : The Recorder : November 03, 2015

C&A Marketing, maker of Polaroid brand cameras, accuses GoPro of copying the design of its Polaroid Cube.

Verdicts & Settlements

: The National Law Journal : October 19, 2015

A summary of this week's notable cases.

New Associates List

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 16, 2015

Wilentz Rebuffed in Fee Dispute With Sills Cummis

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 12, 2015

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer has failed in a bid to force fellow New Jersey firm Sills Cummis & Gross to contribute to its share of nearly $2 million in special master and other fees stemming from a $215 million class action settlement.

NJSBA General Council Annual Meeting this Week

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2015

The members of the council will vote on candidates to fill two vacancies on the association's Nominating Committee, which interviews and selects a slate of future leaders.

Latest Departures Leave Nowell Firm's Lawyer Ranks Halved

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2015

A trio of laterals that has helped Price, Meese, Shulman & D'Arminio grow its attorney roster by about a third is also the latest in a string of defections from the firm known until recently as Nowell Amoroso Klein Bierman.

Riker Danzig Remakes Family Practice With Two Laterals

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 05, 2015

After shedding its three-lawyer family law unit earlier this year, Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti has relaunched that practice with a pair of laterals, including a former Fox Rothschild partner.

Big-Name Clients Engaging NJ Firms for Litigation Work

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : September 25, 2015

New Jersey firms once again have a presence in an annual survey of which firms are getting the call to advise the country's top-earning corporations in litigation matters.

Unpublished Opinions Week of Sept. 21

: New Jersey Law Journal : September 25, 2015

Opponents of Exxon Accord Face Long Odds on Appeal, Lawyers Say

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : September 16, 2015

Environmental groups hoping to have New Jersey's controversial $225 million settlement with Exxon Mobil Corp. rejected on appeal are going to have to come to court armed with more than just the argument that the state could and should have gotten more money, according to appellate and environmental attorneys.

All Eyes on Veteran Jurist Mulling Proposed Exxon Deal

Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : August 06, 2015

Burlington County Superior Court Judge Michael Hogan, who retired on New Year's Day 2012 and who has been serving on a recall basis since January 2013, finds himself very much in the spotlight in what has become one the most polarizing lawsuits in the state: Hogan is expected to decide by the end of the month whether to approve the $225 million settlement agreement reached between the administration of Gov. Chris Christie and ExxonMobil over contamination claims.

Gay Marriage Ruling Not a Clear Windfall for Lawyers

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : July 30, 2015

In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark ruling that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, observers were quick to point out the obvious benefits to family practitioners. Weeks later, however, lawyers in family and related practice areas in New Jersey appear skeptical whether significant business gains are in the offing.

On the Move

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 30, 2015

2015 New Leaders of the Bar: The List

: New Jersey Law Journal : July 24, 2015

Third Circuit Terminates Ex-Sills Cummis Worker's Suit

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : July 14, 2015

A federal appeals panel has upheld the dismissal of a suit claiming that a former employee of Sills Cummis & Gross, apparently a casualty of layoffs, was actually let go because of his advanced age.

Paul Hastings Poaches Foursome, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

A leading structured finance team leaves Ashurst for Paul Hastings; a Quinn Emanuel associate development director moves on; Dentons closes on a combination; DLA Piper bolts on a boutique Down Under; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Sills Cummis Nabs Family Practice From Riker Danzig

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : June 29, 2015

After a decade of referring out matrimonial and related matters, Sills Cummis & Gross has launched a new family practice with defectors from two other New Jersey firms.

On the Move: Kelley Drye & Warren Adds 10 Attorneys

: New Jersey Law Journal : June 19, 2015

Kelley Drye & Warren in Parsippany has brought on board 10 attorneys. Plus: Summer associates at Lindbury and Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo opens a new office in this week's column.

Connell Foley Officially Returns to Newark

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : June 10, 2015

Connell Foley, making good on plans to reestablish a meaningful physical presence in the city it called home for nearly five decades, has opened the doors to its new office space in Newark.

Announcing the 2015 New Leaders of the Bar

: New Jersey Law Journal : June 09, 2015

Earlier this year, the Law Journal asked the New Jersey legal community to submit nominations for our annual New Leaders of the Bar. The nominations came pouring in, dozens upon dozens of them, all demonstrating the impressive work being done by young lawyers across the state.

Overall Population Change at NJ Firms Trails National Average

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : June 08, 2015

Though nationwide lawyer head count was essentially flat last year, New Jersey firms still lost ground in a ranking of the most populous firms in the U.S.

Summer Hiring at Large NJ Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : June 04, 2015

Tracking summer hiring at N.J.'s largest firms.

Revenue & Census Changes at NJ-Based Firms*

: New Jersey Law Journal : May 29, 2015

Tracking revenue and census changes at New Jersey-based firms.

Revenue, Head Count Shrinking at Many Large NJ Firms

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 29, 2015

Though individual performance has varied greatly, a majority of New Jersey's largest homegrown firms took steps back in gross revenue and attorney head count last fiscal year, and a few are even behind where they were five years ago.

NJ Firms Stay Steady on Am Law 200

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : May 28, 2015

Once again just four New Jersey-based firms made the cut in the recently released Am Law 200, and none gained or lost significant ground in the rankings despite some revenue changes.