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Stevens & Lee, A Professional Corporation

  • Designation: Reading, Pa.
  • Head Count: 151
  • Gross Revenues: $108,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $720,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,180,000
  • Year Over Year Change: 5

Stevens & Lee, A Professional Corporation is a Reading-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Stevens & Lee, A Professional Corporation has 151 attorneys and is the 257th largest firm in the United States.  With $108,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 187th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in DE, NJ, NY, PA and SC.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 187 5 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 250 -13 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 172 -172 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 201 4 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Nonequity Departures Driving Declines in Pa. Head Count

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : June 16, 2015

Attorney head count among Pennsylvania's largest firms has fluctuated in the first six months of the year from as much as a 9.3 percent increase to an 11.2 percent decline, according to a review of statistics tracked by ALM's RivalEdge.

Cozen, McKenna Long at Opposite Ends of Growth Spectrum

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : June 11, 2015

With the NLJ 350 inspiring law firms to size up their competitors this week, we took a look at the Am Law 200 firms that saw their legal ranks fluctuate the most through the first six months of 2015.

Pa. Firms Rank High for Head Count Shifts in Both Directions

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : June 10, 2015

Mergers and group departures had significant impacts on Pennsylvania firms' head count numbers—in both growth and decline—in 2014, according to data reported by Legal affiliate The National Law Journal.

Female Equity Partner Numbers Lag in Pa. for All but a Few

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : June 01, 2015

The percentages of female equity partners within Pennsylvania's largest law firms largely place in the bottom third of the national rankings, with a few shining examples of area firms that are outperforming their counterparts when it comes to promoting women.

Pa. Am Law 200 Firms Show Slow, Steady Climb

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : May 29, 2015

The five Pennsylvania law firms on the Am Law 200 all held steady or showed modest movement up the rankings of the second hundred largest grossing law firms, according to data released Thursday by Legal affiliate The American Lawyer.

Joseph J. Connolly, Stevens & Lee Partner, Dies at 73

: The Legal Intelligencer : May 27, 2015

Joseph J. Connolly, a Philadelphia attorney with Stevens & Lee, died May 22 at the age of 73.

Phila. Bar 5K Event Brings Out Judges, Children and Lawyers

Manny D. Pokotilow : The Legal Intelligencer : May 27, 2015

On May 17, the 36th annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run/Walk benefiting the Support Center for Child Advocates was held at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park in Philadelphia. Approximately 1,200 people participated in the 5K Run/Walk, the 1 Mile Dash, the Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Kids' Dash and the Caesar Rivise Team Competition.

Survey: Firm Leaders Say Overcapacity Is Hurting Profitability

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : May 12, 2015

Altman Weil's seventh annual survey of law firms reveals that most have not bounced fully back since the Great Recession. Among the biggest challenges facing big firms today are overcapacity, new sources of competition and aging partners who don't have solid succession plans.

Lawyers: $1M Attorney Sanction Over the Top

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : April 29, 2015

In response to a Philadelphia judge's second defense of issuing roughly $1 million in sanctions against attorney Nancy Raynor, several attorneys have called the magnitude of the sanctions "unprecedented."

Pa. Big-Firm Associate Salaries in Flux

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 14, 2015

The associate compensation landscape in Pennsylvania is slowly evolving and, in the wake of Dechert's local salary bump, could see more changes as a number of law firms say they are evaluating their compensation programs.

16 Lawyers to Leave Stevens & Lee, Form New Firm

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 13, 2015

Seven shareholders, including the head of the health care risk management and litigation department, are leaving Stevens & Lee to form a boutique law firm, Stevens & Lee announced April 10.

Supreme Court Won't Rule on Zappala's Dragonetti Appeal

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : April 08, 2015

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has dismissed as being improvidently granted an appeal brought in a suit against several law firms by the former co-owner of the juvenile detention facility at the heart of the Luzerne County "kids-for-cash" judicial scandal.

Zappala Asks Justices for Shot at Suing Firms

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : March 12, 2015

As the standing-room-only crowd filed out of the state Supreme Court on Wednesday at the conclusion of arguments in Attorney General Kathleen Kane's case, so too did some of the justices.

Jury Awards Damages in Mining Firm Plunder

: The Associated Press : March 02, 2015

A Manhattan federal jury on Friday found that billionaire Ira Rennert plundered a now-bankrupt mining company to pay for personal luxuries, including a Hamptons mansion that's one of the world's largest private homes.

Ex-Traffic Court Judge Seeks Prison Release

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : March 02, 2015

Michael Lowry, a former Philadelphia Traffic Court judge convicted of perjury, is seeking to remain free while his appeal is under way.

People in the News - Feb. 9, 2015 - Dauphin County Bar Honors Stevens & Lee

: The Legal Intelligencer : February 09, 2015

Jason S. Kreps joined Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti as an associate.

Pa. Law Weekly - People in the News - Jan. 21, 2015 - Attorney Named to Disabilities Board

: The Legal Intelligencer : January 20, 2015

Michael Mixell of Barley Snyder was elected to serve a two-year term on the board of directors for Prospectus Berco, an organization dedicated to inspiring people with disabilities or other special needs to lead meaningful lives by providing innovative services that promote dignity and respect.

Ex-Traffic Court Judge Lowry Gets 20 Months in Prison

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : January 15, 2015

Former Philadelphia Traffic Court Judge Michael Lowry has been sentenced to 20 months in prison for lying to the grand jury in the ticket-fixing case.