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- Designation: New York
- Head Count: 1,654
- Gross Revenues: $2,315,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,400,000
- Profits Per Partner: $2,905,000
- Year Over Year Change: 0
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom is a New York-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has 1654 attorneys and is the 13th largest firm in the United States. With $2,315,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 4th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom ranked as the 4th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC, DE, IL, MA, NJ, NY, TX and VA.
In the News
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 03, 2016
DLA Piper loses three practice leaders but merges in Europe; another Dickstein Shapiro partner departs; Jones Day opens in Brisbane; Orrick unveils its Houston hires; Quinn Emanuel adds an Israel expert; and other moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
: New York Law Journal : February 01, 2016
Four firms have added attorneys, while three firms and the Eastern District U.S. Attorney's Office announce promotions.
Susan Beck : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
Via a new group, the Associates Committee, young lawyers pool donations to support legal nonprofits.
: The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
Scott Flaherty and Jenna Greene : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
MBI International Holdings v. Barclays Bank; Depomed v. Horizon Pharma; Federal Trade Commission v. Wyndham; Worldwide Consortium de Realisation v. Tapie.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : February 01, 2016
Even as the Chinese stock market bubble bursts, lawyers report that they're keeping busy with M&A, tech deals, and restructuring work. Don't count out Hong Kong IPOs, either.
James Schroeder : The American Lawyer : February 01, 2016
Twenty-five of last year's most notable and intriguing lateral moves.
MP McQueen : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2016
Jones Day remains a stable second and DLA Piper and Morgan Lewis are moving up, according to a survey of general counsel by Acritas Research.
John Tarbox : New York Law Journal : January 29, 2016
Even before recent cases on overtime pay for contract attorneys were resolved, law firms sought to make changes in contractor procedure. But now they are even more sensitive to this topic as it regularly comes up in client meetings.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 29, 2016
The two Am Law 100 firms have landed lead roles on a deal with activist investor Carl Icahn to split Xerox Corp. into two separate companies, one of which will house Xerox Legal Services.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : January 29, 2016
Davis Polk's Alan Denenberg thought it would be fun to take clients to the game—until he saw the prices.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 28, 2016
Wachtell, Simpson Thacher, Shearman & Sterling and Cleary Gottlieb are advising on a $20 billion corporate tax inversion deal between Johnson Controls and Tyco International; and a look at the other big firms behind the latest round of billion-dollar deals.
Ed Silverstein : Legaltech News : January 25, 2016
Companies should be familiar with the types of cases the FTC is bringing in order to understand the issues on which the agency is focused, one analysis said.
The Asian Lawyer : The Asian Lawyer : January 25, 2016
For our third annual Asia Legal Awards, we have selected a short list of 27 categories of deals and matters from the region's leading firms and practitioners. Winners will be announced on Feb. 23 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Hong Kong.
Ross Todd : The Recorder : January 25, 2016
U.S. District Judge Edward Chen must approve the $9 million deal, which provides for just 11 cents per class member.
Tom McParland : Delaware Business Court Insider : January 21, 2016
A federal appeals court dismissed a derivative lawsuit against the directors of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. that alleged breaches of fiduciary duty related to a patent infringement suit, which resulted in a $1 billion verdict against the Delaware chemical giant in 2012.
David Gialanella : New Jersey Law Journal : January 21, 2016
After the much-awaited rebound in 2014, the mergers and acquisitions market in New Jersey stayed strong in 2015 with numerous strategic moves by corporations, the Law Journal's annual survey found.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 21, 2016
Besides allying with Rudy Giuliani in an election year, Greenberg Traurig has hired several other notable partners this month; Orrick opens in Houston; Paul Weiss litigators start their own boutique; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : January 20, 2016
A team from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom led the way in securing an appellate victory for E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., affirming the dismissal of a shareholder derivative lawsuit that accused current and former DuPont directors of breaching their fiduciary duty.
Michael A. Riccardi : Delaware Business Court Insider : January 20, 2016
Any dismissal in a class or derivative action is "with prejudice" to the named plaintiffs but without prejudice to other potential plaintiffs, the Delaware Court of Chancery has ruled.
Ross Todd : The Recorder : January 19, 2016
According to suit, the initial design for Tesla's signature doors was prone to overheating and leaked oil.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 19, 2016
Kenneth Ziman, deputy practice leader of corporate restructuring at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in New York, is leaving the firm for Lazard. Ziman joins two former Skadden restructuring partners in making the move to the storied boutique investment bank.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 18, 2016
Holland & Knight and Sidley Austin hire from Katten Muchin Rosenman and Milbank; a Skadden lawyer returns to public service; Allen & Overy hires in New York; King & Spalding takes two from Jones Day; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Susan Beck : The Am Law Daily : January 15, 2016
A third-year associate at Skadden is taking an ambitious and novel approach to get associates to support legal aid groups and nonprofits that bring impact litigation.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 14, 2016
With the Academy Awards just around the corner, a pair of billion-dollar entertainment industry deals awarded work to a handful of Am Law 200 firms and some big names in Canada.
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : January 14, 2016
Facing a skeptical judge, the pair scored a welcome defense victory for Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan in a closely watched antitrust case over zinc prices.
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : January 14, 2016
Two recent lawsuits brought by contract attorneys seeking overtime pay have gotten the attention of law firms and staffing agencies, some of whom are changing hiring practices to avoid the issue of overtime.
Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : January 12, 2016
Of the many titles held by Judith Kaye over her long career, one of her favorites came in a letter from a prisoner who began with the salutation, "Dear Mother of Justice."
: New York Law Journal : January 11, 2016
A funeral service for Judith Kaye, the first woman to serve as chief judge of New York, will be held Monday at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : January 11, 2016
After four years of litigation, most of the manufacturers of pelvic mesh devices have begun to settle thousands of cases in an effort to shrink the largest mass tort in the country. All, that is, except for Johnson & Johnson.