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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: 0

Sills Cummis & Gross is a Newark-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Sills Cummis & Gross has 140 attorneys and is the 293rd largest firm in the United States.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, NJ and NY.

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 250 293 -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

'The Situation' Gets Time to Shore Up Defense in Tax Case

Jennifer Genova and Laura Castro : New Jersey Law Journal : January 23, 2015

The tax fraud trial against former "Jersey Shore" cast member Michael Sorrentino, and his brother, Marc, was originally scheduled to start on Mar. 2, but was issued a "complex case designation" by N.J. federal Judge Susan Wigenton on Jan. 15 and postponed until September.

Judges Can Attend State of the State Speeches, But Quietly

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : January 23, 2015

New Jersey judges are free to attend State of the State speeches and similar events and they can even wear their judicial robes but they must be "very circumspect in their demeanor and reactions," according to newly issued guidelines from the state Supreme Court.

MDL Against Google, Viacom Over Kids' Data Privacy Tossed

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : January 21, 2015

A federal judge in Newark has dismissed multidistrict litigation against Google Inc., and Viacom Inc., rejecting claims that the companies' online data collection violates the privacy of children under 13.

On The Move: Two Promoted at Walder Hayden

: New Jersey Law Journal : January 09, 2015

Walder Hayden in Roseland, N.J., promotes of counsel Asaad Siddiqi and Kevin Buchan.

Unapproved Opinions: December 30, 2014 - January 7, 2015

: New Jersey Law Journal : January 09, 2015

Opinions not approved for publication.

Long-Serving NJ Justice Clifford Dead at Age 89

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : December 02, 2014

Former New Jersey Supreme Court Justice Robert Clifford, who served under three chief justices and for longer than all but two other associate justices, died Nov. 29 at the age of 89.

Verdicts & Settlements

: The National Law Journal : November 17, 2014

Representing Corporate New Jersey

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 14, 2014

A chart of 114 law firms used most frequently by 30 New Jersey companies.

Year-over-Year Revenue Growth Within Reach for NJ Firms

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : November 13, 2014

With the close of 2014 weeks away, several New Jersey firms say they're positioned to post revenue growth over last year, and are seeing other signs of life.

Sills Cummis Defeats Former Employee's Discrimination Suit

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : November 12, 2014

A wrongful termination suit against Sills Cummis & Gross by an ex-staffer who claimed his apparent layoff was really a case of age discrimination has been axed.

On The Move: Dahan Joins Hyland Levin

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 07, 2014

David Dahan joins Hyland Levin in Marlton, N.J., as partner, and other lateral moves around the state.

On The Move: Blank Rome Adds Ruckelshaus as Partner

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 31, 2014

Blank Rome in Princeton, N.J., welcomes Gary Ruckelshaus, who joins the firm's litigation department.

Trial Attorneys Honor Two

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 31, 2014

The New Jersey chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) awarded Raymond "Skip" Connell the 2014 ABOTA Civil Trial Achievement Award, and retired Judge Mark Epstein received the 2014 Judicial Achievement Award at the group's annual memorial dinner, held Sept. 11 at the Highlawn Pavillion in West Orange/Montclair.

Associates Class of 2014: V-Z

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

Associates Class of 2014

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

Associates Class of 2014: D-G

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

Associates Class of 2014: A-C

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

The highlights the state's up-and-coming attorneys in the Associates Class of 2014.

On The Move: New Fall Associates at Sills Cummis

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 17, 2014

Sills Cummis & Gross in Newark adds four new associates to the Newark office.

New Jersey Firms Getting Their Share of Big-Name Clients

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 15, 2014

New Jersey homegrown firms are competing to represent the country's richest corporations in litigation matters, while outside firms with strong presences in the state are doing just as well if not better, a recent survey has shown.

On The Move: Christopher Wisniewski Joins Lauletta Birnbaum

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 13, 2014

Lauletta Birnbaum in Sewell, N.J, welcomes Christopher Wisniewski as counsel, and other professional moves around New Jersey.

Ex-Employee Fails in Bid for Sills Cummis' Financials

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

In a wrongful termination case against Sill Cummis & Gross, a federal magistrate judge has rebuffed a former employee's efforts to obtain firm financial records.

Women & Minorities at Large Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

A look at women and minorities in large firms across N.J.

In-House at Large Public Companies

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.

Largest Law Firms

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Largest Law Firms

Mitchel E. Ostrer

: New Jersey Law Journal : September 24, 2014

The results of the 2014 NJLJ Superior Court Appellate Judge survey.

Judge OKs Hospital's Appeal on Religious Exemption to ERISA

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : September 22, 2014

St. Peter's University Hospital in New Brunswick, N.J., has been granted leave for an interlocutory appeal to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit on whether a $70 million shortfall in its pension plan is allowed under a religious exemption to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Court Finds Post-Sentence GPS Tracking Unconstitutional

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : September 22, 2014

A divided New Jersey Supreme Court ruled Sept. 22 that requiring a sex offender to wear a satellite tracking device after he has completed his sentence violates the ex post facto clauses of the federal and state constitutions.

Sills Cummis Awards 2014 Walsh Scholarship

: New Jersey Law Journal : September 11, 2014

Newark's Sills Cummis & Gross has awarded its 2014 Charles J. Walsh Scholarship to Joyce Lee, a first-year student at Rutgers School of Law–Newark.

Malpractice Suit Proceeds Against Fox Rothschild

Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : September 02, 2014

A New Jersey appeals court has reinstated a legal malpractice suit against Fox Rothschild, finding, as a matter of law, that attorneys have a duty of care to explain the terms of an agreement to clients, even if those terms are unambiguous and the client is a sophisticated businessperson who personally negotiated those terms.

As Casino Gambling Busts, Atlantic City Firms Play On

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : August 27, 2014

The planned shuttering of three casinos over Labor Day weekend or soon after—Revel, Showboat and Trump Plaza—would seem to have dealt a cruel hand to the legal industry in Atlantic City, N.J. But, nearly four decades after gambling was legalized in the city, lawyers there say they're carrying on.