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- Designation: Washington
- Head Count: 314
- Gross Revenues: $380,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $1,210,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,445,000
- Year Over Year Change: 11
Williams & Connolly is a Washington-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Williams & Connolly has 314 attorneys and is the 141st largest firm in the United States. With $380,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 79th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. The firm has offices in DC.
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Vivia Chen : The American Lawyer : January 29, 2015
Declining law school enrollment and LSAT scores are a wake-up call for the profession.
Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : January 23, 2015
G. Michael Harvey, a veteran prosecutor with national security litigation experience, is in line to become the newest magistrate judge in Washington federal district court, according to people familiar with the process.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : January 22, 2015
A federal appeals court has upheld certification of a class of consumers and insurance companies alleging that they were forced to pay higher prices for prescription heartburn drug Nexium in violation of state antitrust laws.
Peter F. Vaira : The Legal Intelligencer : January 20, 2015
This column is devoted to suggested changes to be made to federal and state criminal procedure in 2015. I relate the opinions of defense counsel, many of whom are former prosecutors, one current federal prosecutor, and my own. Many suggested changes are long overdue and would benefit both prosecution and defense.
Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : January 19, 2015
Top U.S. Department of Justice lawyers violated agency policy in disciplining two prosecutors for ethics breaches in the botched case against the late Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens, a federal board ruled this month.
Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : January 13, 2015
Top U.S. Department of Justice officials violated policy in suspending two prosecutors involved in the botched case against former Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens, the Merit Systems Protection Board ruled this month in declaring the discipline invalid.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : January 12, 2015
Lawyers for several California animation studios accused of fixing wages say the claims must be resolved outside of a public courtroom.
: The American Lawyer : January 05, 2015
City of Detroit Chapter 9 Bankruptcy; U.S. v. Weil; Takata Air Bag Litigation; In re Whirlpool Washer Product Liability Litigation
Susan Beck : The American Lawyer : December 29, 2014
For decades, the firm and its corporate client claimed that the company's talc didn't contain asbestos. Then a retired engineer testified.
Zoe Tillman : New York Law Journal : December 23, 2014
A criminal discovery guide written for federal prosecutors after the Ted Stevens case collapsed will remain secret, a federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled on Thursday.
Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : December 19, 2014
A criminal discovery guide written for federal prosecutors after the Ted Stevens case collapsed will remain secret, a federal judge in Washington ruled on Thursday.
Amaris Elliott-Engel : Commercial Litigation Insider : December 19, 2014
Proskauer Rose has a vigorous commercial practice that frequently brings it into the Manhattan Commercial Division on behalf of its clients. But recently, the law firm itself has been defending its lawyering in four unrelated commercial cases. In recent motions, plaintiffs have either alleged malpractice or that the firm's attorneys had conflicts of interest and should be disqualified.
Jenna Greene : Legal Times : December 17, 2014
After five years in a Cuban prison, U.S. Agency for International Development contractor Alan Gross has been released. The White House on Wednesday unveiled a new initiative to amend relations with Cuba.
Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : December 16, 2014
Docket Alarm analyzes Patent Trial and Appeals Board data to predict outcomes and settlements.
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : December 10, 2014
In his 16 years as a judge, U.S. District Judge William Pauley III in Manhattan has surely seen uglier cases than a legal brawl between two ex-service members who made a fortune contracting for the U.S. military. But the "litigation bonanza" clearly got under Pauley's skin.
Marcia Coyle : Supreme Court Brief : December 09, 2014
Evidence that a juror lied during questioning by lawyers before trial can not be used to support a motion for a new trial, a unanimous U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Tuesday.
Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : December 08, 2014
The District of Columbia Court of Appeals is poised to issue novel rulings on First Amendment law in a prominent scientist's defamation lawsuit against climate change skeptics.
Ross Todd : The Recorder : December 01, 2014
A government investigation concluded the wireless company overcharged federal law enforcement for electronic surveillance.
: Corporate Counsel : December 01, 2014
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 25, 2014
With Time Warner-owned cable network HBO having 160 lawyers vet a new documentary by award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney on the Church of Scientology, we decided to republish a 1992 feature story by The American Lawyer about the nonprofit's various legal travails.
Zoe Tillman : The National Law Journal : November 24, 2014
Federal judges in Washington are grappling with one of the biggest scandals to hit the U.S. attorney's office in years: revelations that an FBI agent allegedly tampered with drugs and firearms collected as evidence.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 21, 2014
Romi Nayef, an ex-Dentons partner and a lead lawyer for Qatar in its controversial World Cup bid, joins Greenberg Traurig as of counsel in his hometown of Houston; Carlton Fields Jorden Burt hires more Bingham McCutchen refugees; a Hogan Lovells partner returns to Yale; Mintz Levin hires again from Edwards Wildman Palmer; Wiley Rein prepares to absorb a 50-person lobbying group and more notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : November 20, 2014
Three partners—former Ambassador Laurie Fulton, Lisa Duggan and Dennis Black—have left Williams & Connolly in the latter half of 2014, an anomaly at the tight-knit firm.
Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : November 20, 2014
A Boston federal judge on Thursday rejected a mistrial motion but was weighing a directed verdict for the defense in an antitrust class action against AstraZeneca PLC and two generic drug companies.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 19, 2014
The embattled Japanese auto parts company has retained a high-powered defense team from Dechert to handle a criminal probe, congressional inquiry and class action litigation related to a growing scandal into defective airbags.
Marcia Coyle : The National Law Journal : November 17, 2014
David Bario : The Litigation Daily : November 17, 2014
Wilmer's Seth Waxman, along with Steven Kuney of Williams & Connolly, cast as a chance for the Supreme Court to clear up confusion over the ingredients for a successful summary judgment motion. But the justices didn't take the bait.
: New Jersey Law Journal : November 14, 2014
A chart of 114 law firms used most frequently by 30 New Jersey companies.
David Bario : The Litigation Daily : November 12, 2014
The Supreme Court's rulings in and made it tougher for plaintiffs to survive dismissal motions and win class certification. Now, says U.S. dairy giant Dean Foods, the court should go one further.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 12, 2014
Bingham McCutchen's ongoing odyssey to find a merger partner could be coming to an end following a recent vote by the firm in favor of a combination with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. The Am Law Daily has learned that Bingham cleared a key hurdle with the firm this summer by quietly settling an ongoing malpractice dispute with Frank McCourt, the former owner of Major League Baseball's Los Angeles Dodgers. The league is a longtime Morgan Lewis client.