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Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

  • Designation: Phoenix
  • Head Count: 411
  • Gross Revenues: $253,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $615,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $820,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -3

Snell & Wilmer L. is a Phoenix-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Snell & Wilmer L. has 411 attorneys and is the 110th largest firm in the United States.  With $253,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 122nd on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in AZ, CA, CO, NV and UT.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 122 -3 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 110 -5 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 51 7 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 115 26 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 19 11 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 36 -20 Summer programs

In the News

Polsinelli Sets Up Shop in Raleigh, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : March 17, 2015

After raiding Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough for five health care partners, fast-growing Polinselli will open an office in Raleigh; Gibson Dunn and Winston & Strawn add new practice leaders; the NSA's top lawyer returns to Mayer Brown; three former federal prosecutors flock to Robins Kaplan and Wilmer; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

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David Ruiz : The Recorder : February 23, 2015

The GC, who saw the gift-card company through its spinoff from Safeway last year, talks about compliance in a heavily regulated industry.

Energy Pipeline Firm Fuels Three Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 21, 2014

Locke Lord, Norton Rose Fulbright and Vinson & Elkins reshuffle some energy industry legal chairs in Houston; a K&L Gates partner with a conflict moves on; more Bingham McCutchen refugees find new homes; the federal bench lands some big-firm talent; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Jimmy John's Moves to Dismiss Suit Over Noncompete Policy

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : December 01, 2014

Jimmy John's LLC is battling against a proposed class action targeting the company's noncompete policy for its fast-food workers, arguing the plaintiffs' request for an injunction is misplaced because they never had been subjected to the threat of such a policy and never will be.

Bingham, Edwards Wildman Partners Defect, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 16, 2014

Edwards Wildman Palmer and Bingham McCutchen lawyers head for the exits; Kirkland & Ellis hires again from Covington & Burling; a quick turnaround for two Quinn Emanuel litigators; government roles beckon some big firm partners and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Medical Gown Maker Sued Amid Ebola Concerns

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : October 30, 2014

A California surgeon alleges Kimberly-Clark Corp. is putting health care personnel in peril by willfully misrepresenting that its top medical gowns will protect against the transmission of the Ebola and other deadly viruses, according to a proposed $500 million class action.

At Norton Rose Fulbright, a New Guard for the New Year

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : October 30, 2014

After 12 years, Norton Rose Fulbright chief executive Peter Martyr will relinquish his managing partner responsibilities in the U.K. to Martin Scott, the firm announced Wednesday. Meanwhile, John Coleman, managing partner of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada, will pass the baton to Charles Hurdon.

Snell & Wilmer, Porter Wright to Swap Out Firm Leaders

Nathalie Pierrepont : The Am Law Daily : October 22, 2014

Snell & Wilmer announced on Tuesday that John Bouma, who served as chair for 30 years, will be replaced by corporate partner Matthew Feeney. Porter Wright Morris & Arthur will also see a leadership change, with its chief operating partner Robert Tannous to take over for Robert "Buzz" Trafford, who served managing partner for 18 years.

Former Class Action King Takes Control of NHL's Coyotes

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 11, 2014

A hat trick of firms—Blank Rome, Oslers and Shearman & Sterling—are advising on the $155 million sale of a 51 percent stake in the National Hockey League's Phoenix Coyotes to Andrew Barroway, a high-flying plaintiffs lawyer-turned-hedge fund executive.