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Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

  • Designation: New York
  • Head Count: 285
  • Gross Revenues: $255,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $895,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $1,155,000
  • Year Over Year Change: -3

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan is a Los Angeles-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan has 285 attorneys and is the 150th largest firm in the United States.  With $255,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 121st on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, FL, MA and NY.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 121 -3 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 150 -2 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 75 -10 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 85 5 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 100 0 Summer programs

In the News

Defendant's Right to Counsel Violated, Judges Determine

: New York Law Journal : December 18, 2014

The state Court of Appeals ordered a new trial Wednesday for a man who admitted his role in a stabbing without counsel present at a meeting where police asked him to wear a wire and collect incriminating statements from another suspect.


: The National Law Journal : December 15, 2014

Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

Gibson Dunn, Kirkland Trade Blows; Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 14, 2014

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher grabbed a senior debt finance partner from Kirkland & Ellis in London, as the latter snatches Winston & Strawn's litigation chair in Chicago; Jones Day beefs up in Miami; Sidley Austin snags six from Loeb & Loeb; a half-dozen lawyers leave firms for in-house jobs and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

On the Move

: The Recorder : December 08, 2014

New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.

Three Am Law Firms Make Houston Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 02, 2014

Ogletree Deakins, Quinn Emanuel and Winston & Strawn join the Houston hiring frenzy; Bingham McCutchen's exodus continues; three Howrey alums find a new home at Novak Druce; Jenner & Block brings on a former Deepwater Horizon task force head; Skadden adds one in London and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Morgan-Bingham Deal Takes Hold in California

Patience Haggin : The Recorder : December 01, 2014

Morgan Lewis took on approximately 130 lawyers in the state, including more than 60 in the Bay Area.

Judge Whacks NPE for 'Assembly Line' Litigation

Scott Graham : The Recorder : November 10, 2014

Siding with lawyers at Fenwick & West, Magistrate Judge Howard Lloyd ordered IPVX Patent Holdings to pay roughly $820,000 in attorney fees.

Stroock Partner Helps Negotiate Midtown Purchase, Construction Loan

: Daily Business Review : October 28, 2014

Ira Teicher helps the developer navigate the tax implications of a $14 million acquisition and $80 million in construction financing.


: The National Law Journal : September 22, 2014

New arrivals and lateral moves in this week's column.

Sidley Snags Cam Kerry, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 13, 2014

Sidley Austin has hired Cameron Kerry, a former general counsel and acting secretary at the U.S. Commerce Department and younger brother of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, as senior counsel in Boston and Washington, D.C. The Am Law Daily looks at Kerry's hire and more in our latest roundup of lateral moves throughout The Am Law 200.

Blindfolds Off: Judges on How They Decide

Paul Shechtman : New York Law Journal : September 10, 2014

Jones Day Adds Two More Kirkland IP Litigators, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 09, 2014

The IP litigation exodus from Kirkland & Ellis continued this week as partners William Devitt and Matthew Hertko decamped for Jones Day in Chicago. The Am Law Daily has a look at those moves and more in our latest roundup of notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Gibson Dunn Withdraws From Teacher Tenure Challenge in NY

Ross Todd : The Litigation Daily : September 04, 2014

On Wednesday, lawyers from Gibson Dunn and Kirkland & Ellis were expected to gather before a judge to learn how closely they'd be collaborating in two separate lawsuits challenging New York's tenure system. Instead, a hearing on consolidating the cases has been postponed, and Gibson Dunn confirmed Tuesday that it is withdrawing.

Gibson Dunn Exit Shakes Up New York Teacher Tenure Case

Ross Todd : The Litigation Daily : September 02, 2014

After creating a playbook for overturning public teacher tenure rules on one coast, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher has been sidelined on the other.

The Churn: Am Law Quartet Eyes New Horizons, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 12, 2014

Dechert, LeClairRyan, Lowenstein Sandler and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman all announced plans for new offices within the past week, in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

All-Star E-Discovery Panels at ILTA

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 11, 2014

U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck is among the luminaries at upcoming panels in Nashville.

Obituary: Stanley Parness

Tania Karas : New York Law Journal : July 11, 2014

Stanley Parness, a former presiding justice of the Appellate Term, First Department, died unexpectedly on July 8. He was 85.

The Churn: Venable Expands in L.A., Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 08, 2014

A day after Hogan Lovells and Squire Patton Boggs started the third quarter with mergers abroad, Venable has gotten into the tie-up game by picking up seven lawyers from Los Angeles litigation boutique Weingarten Brown. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of Am Law 200 hires.

Business Judgment Rule: 24 Years Old and Still Intact

Richard Siegler and Eva Talel : New York Law Journal : July 02, 2014

In their Cooperatives and Condominiums column, Richard Siegler and Eva Talel write that although there have been a number of decisions in the last several years refusing to summarily protect condo or co-op boards under the business judgment rule, the courts' reasoning has remained the same since the rule's inception. When boards act in good faith, within their authority, and in furtherance of a legitimate corporate purpose, their actions will not be questioned by a reviewing court.

White House Touts Law Firm Pro Bono Work

Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : June 30, 2014

Vice President Joe Biden expressed his support for law firm pro bono programs during a meeting this month with representatives from more than a dozen firms.