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Sullivan & Worcester LLP

  • Designation: Boston
  • Head Count: 156
  • Gross Revenues: $103,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $660,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $705,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Sullivan & Worcester is a Boston-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Sullivan & Worcester has 156 attorneys and is the 247th largest firm in the United States.  With $101,500,000 in gross revenue in 2015, the firm placed 188th on The American Lawyer's 2016 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in DC, MA, NY and PA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 195 -2 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 274 1 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 131 -20 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 218 12 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey 58 -22 Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey 96 -28 Summer programs

In the News

Hunton Makes Two Big Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : May 27, 2016

Amid merger talks with a U.K. firm, Hunton & Williams added two practice leaders from Katten Muchin Rosenman; Bo Dietl's GC finds a new home; Jenner & Block launches a private wealth practice; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Big Law Stays Mum on Outside Investors in Firms

Susan Beck : The American Lawyer : May 23, 2016

The ABA invites comments on nonlawyer funding of law firms, but only one Am Law 200 firm weighs in.

Firm Drops Suit Over NYC Sublease Dispute

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : May 12, 2016

Sullivan & Worcester, which sued Dickstein Shapiro for breach of a sublease agreement, has dropped its lawsuit against the now-defunct firm.

Big Law Stays Silent as ABA Weighs Law Firm Ownership Rules

Susan Beck : The Am Law Daily : May 09, 2016

The debate could have major implications for access to legal services in the U.S. and for the future of firms that compete globally. So why are the country's most powerful firms sitting it out?

Bar Leader Robert MacCrate Had a 'Singular Impact'

Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : April 08, 2016

Robert MacCrate, long-time Sullivan & Cromwell partner and former president of both the ABA and the NYSBA, died Wednesday. He was known in legal circles as a staunch advocate for law schools' development of graduates with solid legal skills and a sense of obligation to their profession and to the good of society in general.

When a Kleptocrat Comes Calling: Global Money Laundering and the ABA

Michael D. Goldhaber : The American Lawyer : March 16, 2016

A '60 Minutes' sting highlights the failure of the ABA's voluntary approach to curbing money laundering.

Firm Sues Dickstein Over Sublease Rent

Ben Bedell/Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : February 25, 2016

A law firm that sublet Manhattan office space from the now defunct Dickstein Shapiro has sued Dickstein and its partners, claiming the landlord is charging double the sublease rent for the space.

The Lawyer Who Said, 'This Ain't for Me'

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : February 01, 2016

Of 16 high-powered New York real estate lawyers videotaped in an undercover sting by Global Witness, just one outright refused to help a purported foreign official funnel illicit funds into the U.S.

They Asked, In-House Lawyers Told What Keeps Them Up at Night

Sue Reisinger : Corporate Counsel : December 14, 2015

When a law firm asked hundreds of in-house counsel to submit ideas they'd most like to read in a blog, the firm got more than just a list of topics. It also garnered an overall sense of what issues were worrying in-house counsel, with cybersecurity topping that list.