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- Designation: Chicago
- Head Count: 808
- Gross Revenues: $785,500,000
- Revenue Per Lawyer: $970,000
- Profits Per Partner: $1,685,000
- Year Over Year Change: 1
Winston & Strawn is a Chicago-based law firm. According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Winston & Strawn has 808 attorneys and is the 42nd largest firm in the United States. With $785,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 38th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking. On the 2014 Global 100 survey, Winston & Strawn ranked as the 46th highest grossing law firm in the world. The firm has offices in AZ, CA, DC, IL, NC, NJ, NY and TX.
In the News
Lizzy McLellan and Ben Seal : The Legal Intelligencer : February 05, 2016
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has denied state Attorney General Kathleen Kane's petition for reinstatement of her law license.
Katelyn Polantz : The National Law Journal : February 02, 2016
Winston & Strawn's John Rosenthal has been in the e-discovery business almost since before there was a business. Previously a partner at Howrey, he worked with the now defunct firm to start a similar business to the one he took to Winston in 2008. The firm's e-discovery center, staffed by career associates and other in-house workers, took on almost 90 percent of the e-discovery and data work for its clients.
: New York Law Journal : January 28, 2016
Five firms announce promotions, and six firms have added new partners.
Julie Triedman : The Am Law Daily : January 28, 2016
Former Winston & Strawn litigation partner Robert Ruyak spoke with The Am Law Daily about his recent decision to start his own boutique, the current litigation landscape and the fall of Howrey, a now-defunct firm he once chaired.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : January 27, 2016
Barnes & Thornburg has added two litigators locally: Gary Freed as a partner from Thompson Hine and J. Malcolm Cox as of counsel from McGuire Woods.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 25, 2016
After a series of lateral losses, K&L Gates hits the ground running with some new hires to start 2016; Dickstein Shapiro's departures mount; Fried Frank launches a London restructuring practice and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The National Law Journal : January 25, 2016
Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.
Zach Warren : New Jersey Law Journal : January 22, 2016
Law firm e-discovery experts on the eight questions firms should ask themselves before investing in an e-discovery platform.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 13, 2016
Dentons keeps expanding, but one lawyer in Chicago seeks a higher power; Clark Hill merges in the Windy City; Wilson Elser expands in two states; Orrick makes a handful of key hires; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Rebecca Cohen : The Recorder : January 12, 2016
David Wang, who represents Asian companies in U.S. patent cases, is leaving Winston & Strawn.
Michael A. Scarcella : Legal Times : January 12, 2016
Prosecutors across the country line up to take the "El Chapo" drug case. A federal prosecutor will get nearly $2 million in a lump sum and back pay&mdashnot to mention reinstatement&mdashafter reaching a deal with the U.S. Justice Department over retaliation claims. Baltimore officials question whether to pay Wilmer Hale millions for police-related review work. And the Supreme Court's conservative justices are poised to rule against public-sector unions. This is a news roundup from ALM and other publications.
Zoe Tillman : Legal Times : January 11, 2016
A round up of news from ALM affiliated publications and around the web: A story about David Bowie and a copyright dispute, federal judiciary sued over access to records and a former U.S. attorney will review a division of Chicago's law department.
Zach Warren : Legaltech News : January 11, 2016
Law firm e-discovery experts on the eight questions firms should ask themselves before investing in an e-discovery platform.
Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : January 11, 2016
After enduring the scolding of a federal judge last week, the city of Chicago's law department has tapped Winston & Strawn co-chairman Dan Webb to review the city's response to federal civil rights claims alleging police misconduct.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 11, 2016
The two Am Law 100 firms, whose headquarters are outside New York, made moves Monday to bolster their corporate and finance practices in the Big Apple by raiding McDermott Will & Emery and Proskauer Rose.
Scott Graham : The Recorder : December 31, 2015
Patent owners could make gains on key issues after several years of reform favoring accused infringers.
Eve Birnbaum : The Careerist : December 30, 2015
Law firms shouldn't be afraid to identify and cultivate high-potential female associates.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 28, 2015
More partner movement at K&L Gates before year's end; DLA Piper closes its Tampa office; Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton brings back a former partner from IMG College; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Susan M. Usatine : Legaltech News : December 22, 2015
Litigators can only restore clients' willingness to litigate if they invite and pass their clients' e-discovery competence audit.
Michael D. Goldhaber : The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015
These 10 law firms stood out for exceptional results in key cases.
Am Law Daily Staff : The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015
Celebrity clients and high-profile cases come with the territory when you're one of the nation's top litigation teams. Here are headline-grabbing suits from among 108 contest submissions for our Litigation Department of the Year awards.
Scott Flaherty : The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015
Procaps v. Patheon; In Re: Hulu Privacy Litigation; Schuh v. HCA Holdings; Price v. Philip Morris
Zach Warren : Legaltech News : December 21, 2015
The firm's e-discovery and IG practice has grown by 50 percent in the past year. John Rosenthal believes its structure is a major reason.
: The American Lawyer : December 21, 2015
Meet the 15 firms and six individual litigators honored in The American Lawyer's biennial Litigation Department of the Year issue.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 16, 2015
Several Am Law 100 firms welcome new recruits from Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Debevoise hires from Sullivan & Cromwell on Hong Kong; Fox Rothschild expands in Minneapolis; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
and Gina Passarella : The Legal Intelligencer : December 14, 2015
For Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane, who is facing both criminal charges and civil lawsuits, politics may play into her trial approach in both legal settings.
Ian Lopez : Legaltech News : December 11, 2015
Exterro has released a new guide for preparing e-discovery professionals to handle data in the new year.
Vivia Chen : The Careerist : December 09, 2015
Mobster Vince Asaro owes his freedom to two female lawyers.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : December 09, 2015
The NFL Players Association told a federal appeals court Monday that League Commissioner Roger Goodell violated labor and arbitration law by suspending quarterback Tom Brady for an alleged football tampering scheme.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : December 08, 2015
As the Windy City prepares for a federal probe into its embattled police department, the city of Baltimore will pay some $2 million to Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr to advise its own police force in another inquiry by the U.S. Department of Justice.