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Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.

  • Designation: Newark
  • Head Count: 140
  • Gross Revenues: N/A
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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

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

Ex-Wilentz Partners Stave Off Arbitration in Suit vs. Firm

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : January 22, 2016

Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer has failed in preliminary efforts to defeat a lawsuit by two former partners who claim they were axed for objecting to a class action settlement.

Third Circuit Bars Hospital's Religious Exemption From ERISA

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : December 31, 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled that the pension plan for St. Peter's Healthcare System in New Brunswick is not entitled to a religious exemption from certain provisions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Firm Split-Ups and Lateral Moves Highlight 2015

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 22, 2015

If, as the song goes, breaking up is hard to do, 2015 was a challenging year for firms that dissolved, reconstituted, saw partners part ways, or otherwise experienced change. Blockbuster mergers and acquisitions were lacking. But, as was the case elsewhere, firms were active, and high lateral mobility, an industry trait for several years, remained on full display.

After Hours

: New Jersey Law Journal : December 08, 2015

Tax-Savvy Clients Motivated in Year-End Collections Crunch

David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : December 04, 2015

Raking in receivables before the ball drops is a surprisingly varied experience firm by firm, but motivated clients appear to be a fairly common theme. Often, it requires more than just good bookkeeping.

On the Move

: New Jersey Law Journal : December 04, 2015

Sills Cummis & Gross Promotes Seven. Associate.

Sokol Behot Taps Fellow Hackensack Firms to Reload Ranks

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

After shedding a name partner and commercial litigation practice earlier this year, Sokol Behot has nearly replenished its ranks with a three-lawyer group from the firm known until recently as Schiffman, Ambrose, Davis, Goldman & Quinn, as well as a bankruptcy lateral.

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.