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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
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 25, 2015
After a series of departures and an inability to find traction in the desert, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck has shuttered its Phoenix office; Gibson Dunn grabs two new hires; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Alan Cohen : The American Lawyer : November 22, 2015
Chief technology officers say that they're trying to anticipate threats to IT systems and sensitive data and eliminate them faster and more effectively than before.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : November 20, 2015
A court fight between the sugar and high-fructose corn syrup industries ended on Friday after both sides announced they had settled their dispute over competing advertising claims.
Patience Haggin : The Recorder : November 13, 2015
Programming skills are in high demand and give give some new lawyers a boost on the job market.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : November 10, 2015
A second set of charges against Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane were held over for trial Tuesday, after prosecutors presented evidence that Kane signed a secrecy oath covering information about all Pennsylvania grand jury investigations, but later testified before a grand jury that she was not sworn into secrecy for a 2009 grand jury.
: The National Law Journal : November 09, 2015
Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : November 05, 2015
The Global 100 duo grabbed roles on a $23.3 billion deal by payment processing giant Visa.
Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : November 04, 2015
The trial over America’s sweet tooth began on Wednesday with prominent litigators W. Mark Lanier and Dan Webb sparring over scientific and advertising claims between the sugar industry and the makers of high-fructose corn syrup.
Amaris Elliott-Engel : The National Law Journal : November 02, 2015
One client was caught on video knocking his fiancée out cold in an elevator. Another took a plea for child abuse after hitting his 4-year-old son with a switch.
: The Recorder : November 02, 2015
New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms and in government and academia.
: The National Law Journal : November 02, 2015
Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.
: The National Law Journal : October 30, 2015
"I just show up in court and wing it," said no Winning Litigator—ever. But the lawyers in our special report bring more to the table than just meticulous preparation.
Mark Hamblett : New York Law Journal : October 28, 2015
The NFL told a federal appeals court that Judge Richard Berman's decision to vacate the four-game suspension of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was "unfathomable" and the judge should have deferred to Commissioner Roger Goodell on a scandal they said "struck at the heart of the game's integrity."
Jennifer Henderson and Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 28, 2015
Douglas Tween, chair of Baker & McKenzie's white-collar practice and head of the firm's New York litigation department, is headed to Magic Circle firm Linklaters; Cravath hires from Simpson Thacher; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
: The Recorder : October 26, 2015
New hires, promotions, appointments and awards in-house, at firms, and in government and academia.
: The National Law Journal : October 19, 2015
A summary of this week's notable cases.
Miriam Rozen : Texas Lawyer : October 15, 2015
The jury delivered the award after the presiding federal judge instructed the panel about allegations of defendants' spoliation of evidence.
Susan Beck : The American Lawyer : October 15, 2015
Nineteen New York law firms have pledged $1.9 million to help provide affordable legal services to people who make too much to qualify for free legal aid. This marks the second "low bono" project announced this year by firms attempting to address the pressing need for legal services in this market.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : October 15, 2015
As the industry has heated up, so too have disputes over trade secrets.
Susan Beck : The Am Law Daily : October 14, 2015
Following a similar effort in Washington, D.C., 19 major law firms have pledged $1.9 million for affordable legal services to people with modest incomes in New York who make too much to qualify for free legal aid.
Jenna Greene : The Litigation Daily : October 12, 2015
A federal jury in Michigan on Friday awarded Winston & Strawn client FieldTurf USA Inc. $30 million in a patent infringement suit against rival Astroturf LLC, and left the door open for treble damages by finding that the copying was willful.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 11, 2015
The world's soon-to-be-largest firm by attorney head count continues to expand; Honigman Miller hires again in Chicago; Ice Miller opens in New York; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 06, 2015
The Obama administration nominates a K&L Gates litigator to clean up the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs; Pillsbury brings on a bitcoin expert; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Scott Flaherty : The Am Law Daily : October 06, 2015
A recent lawsuit pitting Michelle Foster against her erstwhile partner Eilene Bloom offers a window into the legal recruiting business.
Michael Booth : New Jersey Law Journal : October 05, 2015
The U. S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled that one of the largest marine terminal operators at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey cannot challenge one of the terms of its lease under constitutional and admiralty law.
Max Mitchell and Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : October 05, 2015
The state Supreme Court has retained Pittsburgh firm Del Sole Cavanaugh Stroyd—the same firm that represented Attorney General Kathleen Kane when she challenged the grand jury investigating her—to review the contents of numerous allegedly offensive emails linked to Justice J. Michael Eakin.
Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : October 01, 2015
A former Skadden and Quinn Emanuel associate who joined a nonprofit police consulting firm will lead a team overseeing reforms at the Cleveland Division of Police. The department, which the Justice Department has accused of using a pattern of excessive force, has made national headlines for violent acts against local citizens.
Lizzy McLellan : The Legal Intelligencer : October 01, 2015
Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane has been charged with additional counts of perjury, false swearing and obstruction of the administration of law.
Marisa Kendall : The Recorder : September 30, 2015
Judge Jay Bybee's decision says colleges can cover the full cost of attendance, but scraps compensation for use of players' names, images and likenesses.
Patience Haggin and Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 30, 2015
Consultants, recruiters and former partners weigh in on what Chadbourne & Parke and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman stand to gain by merging with one another.