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- Designation: New York
- Head Count: 805
- Gross Revenues: $1,276,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,585,000
- Profits Per Partner: $3,680,000
- Year Over Year Change: 0
Sullivan & Cromwell is a New York-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Sullivan & Cromwell has 805 attorneys and is the 43rd largest firm in the United States. With $1,276,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 13th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Sullivan & Cromwell ranked as the 18th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC and NY.
In the News
Mike Sacks and Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : October 05, 2015
BP PLC has agreed to pay $20 billion in fines—the largest in U.S. history—for the Deepwater Horizon disaster spill and cleanup of 3.1 million barrels of oil that spilled into the Gulf of Mexico and onto the shores of coastal states, the U.S. Justice Department announced Monday.
: The Recorder : October 05, 2015
New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : October 02, 2015
Closing the loop on the twisted tale of Kirkland & Ellis' bid to advise longtime client Teva Pharmaceutical Industries on its latest big M&A deal.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : October 01, 2015
A round-up of transactions involving Bay Area lawyers and companies.
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : September 30, 2015
In the ferocious battle between the co-founders of translations company TransPerfect Global Inc., Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel has been sanctioned $135,324 by a Delaware judge over its conduct in a deposition.
Amaris Elliott-Engel : Delaware Business Court Insider : September 30, 2015
Chancellor Andre G. Bouchard, in issuing a sanction against a law firm of more than $135,000 over behavior thwarting the fair conduct of a deposition, has checked what he characterized as overly "aggressive" litigation tactics.
Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : September 28, 2015
A commission appointed by Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman recommended Friday that uniform standards for attorney discipline be adopted throughout New York state and follow guidelines developed by the American Bar Association.
Patience Haggin, Jennifer Henderson and David Ruiz : The American Lawyer : September 28, 2015
Google Reorganization; Berkshire Hathaway / Precision Castparts Fidelity National / SunGard General Electric Asset Sale Symantec Asset Sale Sumitomo Life / Symetra Financial Terex / Konecranes CF Industries / OCI NV Nokia Asset Sale Allergan Asset Sale Solvay / Cytec Industries Honeywell /Melrose Industries/ Elster Group Industrial Income Trust Asset Sale Anthem / Cigna Nikkei / FT Group Sikorsky Aircraft Asset Sale Pinnacle Entertainment Asset Sale Blackstone / Corsair / First Eagle St. Jude Medical / Thoratec
Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : September 28, 2015
For the largest IPO in history, Alibaba turned to Simpson Thacher and Fangda Partners. Size wasn't the only thing that made the deal challenging.
Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : September 25, 2015
The district court's decision marked "a novel, substantial, and unwarranted expansion in the crime-fraud exception" to attorney-client privilege, the traders' lawyer, Jeffrey Wall of Sullivan & Cromwell, wrote in court papers. The Justice Department counters that the attorney-client privilege wasn't meant to shield clients who lie to counsel to conceal alleged criminal activity. The government opposes the traders' request to hold a secret oral argument, set for next month in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
: The Am Law Daily : September 24, 2015
The American Lawyer Global M&A Deals of the Year recognize transactions that redrew the corporate map in every corner of the globe.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : September 24, 2015
Microchips, airport services, rental properties and baby formula make up the latest batch of billion-dollar deals fueling the corporate coffers of global firms.
: New York Law Journal : September 24, 2015
European telecommunications and cable company Altice has agreed to buy New York cable operator Cablevision for $17.7 billion, including debt, as it pursues its aggressive expansion in the U.S.
Michael A. Riccardi : Delaware Business Court Insider : September 23, 2015
The Delaware Supreme Court has chosen to sidestep what it termed a "general" and "abstract" question of law stemming from a shareholder derivative suit against JPMorgan Chase directors over their handling of the massive losses caused by a rogue trader who came to be known as the "London Whale."
: The American Lawyer : September 22, 2015
The American Lawyer's Global Legal Awards in finance recognize the 10 deals that best exemplify the challenges of transnational finance practice, from capital markets offerings to capital restructurings to infrastructure projects.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 22, 2015
After a few months of partner losses, K&L Gates has been on a hiring spree in September, but some firm lawyers continue to find new homes; Morgan Lewis lands a former NLRB member; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Katherine Jo : The Asian Lawyer : September 21, 2015
On Sept. 17, nearly 200 leading legal professionals attended the 9th annual China Law & Practice Awards at the JW Marriott Hotel in Beijing—our first awards since joining the ALM Media network in August.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 19, 2015
A look at the Am Law 100 firms fueling up with clients competing in the new space race; Quinn Emanuel and Kasowitz Benson's FHFA fee windfall; the legal fees of the Marcellus Shale Coalition; and Sutherland Asbill's bills backing a new stadium for the Atlanta Braves.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : September 17, 2015
At least two London-based legal giants and one leading Am Law 100 firm have taken the lead for Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller as they prepare to toast a potential combination.
Andrew Denney : New York Law Journal : September 16, 2015
Leonard Silverman, a former Court of Claims judge who served five terms in the New York State Assembly and who was known for finding common ground both in Albany and on the bench, died on Sept. 7 of natural causes.
Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : September 14, 2015
The same lawyers who led Japan Tobacco's $7.8 billion share sale two years ago are advising on the IPOs of the state-owned postal service and its banking and insurance divisions.
Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : September 14, 2015
Kirkland & Ellis represents Solera Holdings of Westlake in its pending acquistiion for $6.5 billiion, including assumed debt, by an affiliate of Vista Equity Partners.
Susan Beck : The Am Law Daily : September 10, 2015
Two lawyers with Am Law 200 pedigrees, including a former Sullivan & Cromwell lawyer and the former head of Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's China practice, have been ensnared in the latest troubles of Chinese stock promoter Ben Wey.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : September 10, 2015
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom advised Canadian utility Emera on its acquisition of New England power assets two years ago, but this week the firm took the lead for Tampa-based Teco Energy on the Florida power generator's $10.4 billion sale to Emera.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : September 10, 2015
A round-up of transactions involving Bay Area lawyers and companies.
Amaris Elliott-Engel : Delaware Business Court Insider : September 09, 2015
Lawyers for the co-founder of a global leader in supporting litigation, translation services and localizing websites are calling on the Delaware Supreme Court to reverse an "unprecedented" Court of Chancery decision to appoint a custodian to sell the corporation.
Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : September 09, 2015
Amal Clooney may be the most famous practicing lawyer in the world, and is certainly the most photographed. But is she a good lawyer? In some ways, it's the wrong question to ask.
: New York Law Journal : September 08, 2015
In this Special Report from the New York Law Journal: "What's the Point? The Future of Litigation," "Reverse Payments, 'Actavis' and Settlement of Hatch-Waxman Disputes," "Solving the Insurance Allocation Dilemma" and "Class Action Trends in the Wake of 'Wal-Mart' and 'Comcast.'"
Patience Haggin : The Recorder : September 04, 2015
Too much work may be a good problem to have, but it's still a problem: In the AmLaw Associate Satisfaction Survey, Fenwick associates report nonstop work, skimpy bonuses and sagging morale.
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : September 03, 2015
Thanks to Neuhaus, after nine years of litigation, Argentina's central bank is off the hook from having to cover more than $2 billion in defaulted Argentinian bond debt.