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Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
- Designation: Palo Alto
- Head Count: 620
- Gross Revenues: $575,000,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $925,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,765,000
- Year Over Year Change: 2
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati is a Palo Alto-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2014 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has 620 attorneys and is the 61st largest firm in the United States. With $575,000,000 in gross revenue in 2013, the firm placed 56th on The American Lawyer's 2014 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2012 Global 100 survey, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosatiranked as the 68th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in CA, DC, DE, NY, TX, UT, VA and WA.
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Jeff Mordock : Delaware Law Weekly : August 20, 2014
The Delaware General Assembly is set to hold a special session Oct. 8 to confirm a replacement for outgoing state Supreme Court Justice Carolyn Berger, according to Andrew Lippstone, chief legal counsel for Gov. Jack Markell.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : August 19, 2014
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Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : August 19, 2014
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Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : August 15, 2014
Two more Bingham McCutchen partners depart in Washington, D.C., Jones Day loses two in the Midwest, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett hires in New York and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Monica Paquette : New York Law Journal : August 13, 2014
Empire Outlets, New York City's first retail outlet complex that is being constructed in the St. George neighborhood of Staten Island, has signed a lease with Seattle-based Nordstrom Inc. to open a Nordstrom Rack. Also, international advertising company Rocket Fuel Inc. has relocated its New York City office a short distance to 100 W. 33rd St.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : August 13, 2014
Its San Diego and Palo Alto lawyers advised the drug developer, which focuses on treatments for ear disorders and diseases.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : August 08, 2014
A San Francisco man was sentenced on Thursday to three months in federal prison for buying Marvel Entertainment Inc. stock just before its $4.64 billion sale to The Walt Disney Co. based on what prosecutors alleged were insider tips from his girlfriend.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : August 06, 2014
Tania Karas : New York Law Journal : August 05, 2014
Eduardo Peñalver's first stint in administration at Cornell University lasted less than a week, when as an undergrad, he led more than 100 students in a four-day takeover of the administrative office building, demanding a meeting to discuss support for Hispanic students. Today, he rallies for Cornell as the new dean of its law school.
Recorder Staff : The Recorder : August 01, 2014
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: New York Law Journal : July 31, 2014
Bargain retailer Dollar Tree Inc. is buying rival Family Dollar Stores Inc. for $8.5 billion in cash and stock in a bid to create one of the largest discount retailers in North America. Also, online property website Zillow will acquire rival Trulia for $3.5 billion.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : July 29, 2014
Payment company filed a declaratory judgment action Monday against a Cayman Islands-based company on a litigation spree.
: Bloomberg : July 28, 2014
Zillow has agreed to purchase rival Trulia in a $3.5 billion stock deal that makes the combined entity the largest online real estate advertising company.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 28, 2014
Shearman & Sterling, having already scored a big victory Monday in a major international arbitration case, has teamed up with Perkins Coie to advise online property website Zillow on its $3.5 billion buy of rival Trulia, which is receiving outside counsel from Goodwin Procter and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : July 28, 2014
Palo Alto-based partner Jeffrey Saper and San Diego-based partner Dan Koeppen led the Wilson Sonsini team, while Lathan & Watkins advised underwriters.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : July 25, 2014
It's no secret that certain plaintiffs lawyers make litigators sweat. But even more troubling can be seeing two anxiety-producing words: pro se.
David Ruiz : The Recorder : July 23, 2014
Her replacement, Michael Callahan, favored Latham and Skadden for corporate work when he was at Yahoo.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 22, 2014
A high-powered litigator leaves Dechert, more departures from Bingham McCutchen and a rare outside hire by Wachtell Lipton in our latest look at lateral moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : July 18, 2014
U.S. District Judge James Donato stayed litigation between two manufacturers of personal massagers pending inter partes review.
Maria Zilberman : The Recorder : July 18, 2014
Paul Hastings puts associates through a 15-month curriculum to build practical skills and professionalism.
Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : July 17, 2014
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Michael D. Goldhaber : The Am Law Daily : July 10, 2014
The American Lawyer unveils the 36 winners of its second annual Global Legal Awards. Four grand prizewinners—in Global M&A, Global Finance, Global Disputes and Global Citizenship—will be announced at the awards dinner on Sept. 15 at Gotham Hall in New York City.
Jeff Mordock : Delaware Business Court Insider : July 09, 2014
In a rare move, the Delaware Court of Chancery granted a motion to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit objecting to a $110 million merger between two rival semiconductor manufacturers.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : July 07, 2014
After a ruling from Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers, medical device maker TriReme brings in new lawyers to fight claims its CEO breached a fiduciary duty to a rival.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 02, 2014
Swiss drug giant Roche Holdings has agreed to pay up to $1.7 billion to buy Seragon Pharmaceuticals, a San Diego-based maker of breast cancer treatments being advised by Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, which is also counseling online vitamin seller Vitacost.com on its $280 million sale to supermarket chain The Kroger Co.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : July 01, 2014
Mayer Brown has hired Colleen Tracy, former managing partner of New York-based Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto, where she took the IP firm's leadership reins in 2009. The Am Law Daily looks at Tracy's move and other new arrivals throughout The Am Law 200.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : June 30, 2014
Cert denial clears the path for plaintiffs lawyers seeking huge damages under the Wiretap Act.
Jan Wolfe : The Litigation Daily : June 25, 2014
Drugmaker Shire plc announced a big win Wednesday in a patent fight that's pitted the company's lawyers at IP boutique Frommer Lawrence & Haug against a phalanx of larger firms.