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Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP

  • Designation: Columbus, Ohio
  • Head Count: 366
  • Gross Revenues: $179,000,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $490,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $485,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease is a Washington-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease has 366 attorneys and is the 118th largest firm in the United States.  With $179,000,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 158th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in DC, KY, OH, PA, TX and VA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 158 1 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 125 2 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 152 -152 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 186 -5 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Medical Marijuana on the Job? One Judge Just Says No

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : February 05, 2016

In a Jan. 12 ruling, U.S. District Judge William Johnson in Albuquerque dismissed a suit brought by an ex-employee of Tractor Supply Co., who alleged the company unlawfully discriminated against him based on his lawful use of medical marijuana.

Houston Hiring Market Stays Hot, Plus More Lateral Moves

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

Paul Hastings and Kirkland & Ellis and several other big firms make key additions in Texas; Greenberg Traurig, Orrick and Sidley Austin keep hiring; Wilson Sonsini welcomes back a favorite son; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Burleson's Pittsburgh Lawyers Quickly Find New Homes

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : January 11, 2016

Of the 26 lawyers who were in energy boutique Burleson LLP's Pittsburgh office when the firm announced late last year that it would be closing its doors, all but seven have found new positions in the legal field.

US Judge Tosses Qui Tam Action Against Lockheed Martin

P.J. D'Annunzio : The Legal Intelligencer : January 05, 2016

A federal judge has dismissed a qui tam case in which would-be whistleblowers raised allegations that aerospace giant Lockheed Martin billed the U.S. government for cost overruns and failed to disclose shoddy work.

Burleson's Demise Caused by More than Drop in Price of Oil

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys : Texas Lawyer : January 05, 2016

Current and former Burleson lawyers said other factors contributed to the firm's closing on Dec. 31, 2015.

Sick of Unauthorized Sellers? Here's How to Stop Them

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : January 04, 2016

Here are some practical tips for getting inventory out of the seller's hands and thus off the Internet.

Boutique Firm Grabs and Leadership Shuffles Highlighted Big Law's Year

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 29, 2015

Pennsylvania's largest law firms were busy scooping up boutiques across the country in 2015, while out-of-state firms opened up shop in cities such as Pittsburgh and Philadelphia.

Thompson & Knight Expands in Mexico, Plus More Lateral Moves

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : December 22, 2015

Thompson & Knight welcomes back a father and son attorney team in Mexico; King & Spalding grabs a Skadden counsel in D.C.; Latham & Watkins takes on a Goldman Sachs executive; and other key hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

After Setbacks, Pittsburgh Now a Hot Legal Market for Out-of-Town Firms

Gina passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 08, 2015

The Pittsburgh legal community, which has suffered some setbacks due to a dip in energy work, is in the midst of what some have described as a "renaissance," driving significant growth of out-of-town firms in the city due to health care, technology, finance and even energy matters.

Reed Smith Bolsters Corporate Group, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 06, 2015

Five months after a high-profile raid by Cooley, Reed Smith rebuilds its capital markets practice; Burleson refugees find new homes; Dentons keeps hiring; and other additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Vorys Sater Expands in Pittsburgh With Burleson Hires

Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 03, 2015

Two partners in the Pittsburgh office of dissolving energy boutique Burleson LLP, including its managing partner, have joined Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease.

Nonprofit Aims to Educate Companies About Online Attacks

David Hechler : Corporate Counsel : November 25, 2015

The coalition seeks to cut through the confusing solutions and providers.

How to Decide Who Handles Your E-Discovery

Julie Brown : Corporate Counsel : September 25, 2015

Many large companies have set up sophisticated processes and systems for managing e-discovery in a cost-effective and defensible manner. However, for corporate clients that don't have a process in place, law firms are often left to determine when to outsource this work and when to keep it in-house.

Not Liking a Facebook IP Problem? Here's How to Fix It

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : September 08, 2015

Facebook is often ripe with intellectual property infringement, but that doesn't mean companies have to just sit back and "like" it.

Opposing Counsel Join in Bid to Preserve $5.7B Credit Card Pact

Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : September 03, 2015

Opposing counsel in a class action against Visa and MasterCard each claim the $5.7 billion settlement was not tainted by inappropriate communications between two lawyers who they say played limited roles on opposite sides of the litigation.

A Slow Passing of the Baton

: Corporate Counsel : September 01, 2015

In a time of continuing turmoil, Chase moves up two of its lawyers; and other Moves.

E-Discovery Experts Prepare to Trade War Stories at ILTACON

Zach Warren : Legaltech News : August 19, 2015

The “20 E-Discovery Warnings in 60 Minutes” panel will include a series of live stories from audience members.