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Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice

  • Designation: Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • Head Count: 494
  • Gross Revenues: $296,500,000
  • Revenue Per Lawyer: $600,000
  • Profits Per Partner: $650,000
  • Year Over Year Change: N/A

Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice is a Winston-Salem-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2015 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice has 494 attorneys and is the 88th largest firm in the United States.  With $296,500,000 in gross revenue in 2014, the firm placed 112th on The American Lawyer's 2015 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, DC, DE, GA, MD, NC, SC and VA.

Firm Rankings

Survey Rank Year Over Year Change Description
Am Law 100 NR N/A Gross revenue
Am Law 200 112 -2 Gross revenue
NLJ 250 86 -3 Lawyer head count
The A-List NR N/A Overall excellence
Pro Bono Scorecard 150 -4 Pro-bono commitment
Diversity Scorecard 186 -13 Minority head count
Midlevel Associates Survey NR N/A Job satisfaction
Summer Associates Survey NR N/A Summer programs

In the News

Drinker Biddle Adds Wilmington Partner to Bankruptcy Team

Tom McParland : Delaware Law Weekly : February 10, 2016

Philadelphia-based national law firm Drinker Biddle & Reath announced for the second time in as many weeks that it has bolstered its Wilmington ranks, this time with the addition of Steven K. Kortanek as a partner on its bankruptcy and corporate restructuring team.

Bingham Refugees Find New Homes, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 09, 2016

A year after Morgan Lewis absorbed Bingham McCutchen, several lawyers from the latter find new homes; Fried Frank welcomes back an ex-partner; Jenner & Block brings on an M&A leader; and other additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

15 Firms Announce New Partners in Atlanta and Other Georgia Offices

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : January 20, 2016

More firms are promoting lawyers to partner—and promoting more of them—than last year, based on the steady stream of partner promotion announcements the Daily Report has received this month.

Dickstein Litigators Decamp, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2016

Two litigation partners depart Dickstein Shapiro's shrinking New York office; Cooley lands a high-profile M&A partner from O'Melveny & Myers; Pillsbury plucks an insurance team from Orrick; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Decatur Bike Lawyer Forms Hagen Rosskopf & Earle With Plaintiffs Firm

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : January 05, 2016

After 24 years solo, Decatur personal injury lawyer Bruce Hagen has formed a new firm, Hagen Rosskopf & Earle, with Ken Rosskopf, who focuses exclusively on bicycle wreck cases, and Hagen's senior associate, Myrlin Earle.

Betty Temple Takes Over Reins at Womble Carlyle

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : December 31, 2015

Betty Temple is Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice's new leader, effective Jan. 1. Temple, a corporate and securities lawyer, succeeds Keith Vaughan, a litigator, who ran the firm for 14 years. Her partners voted her in as Womble's next chair and chief executive a year ago, and during the transitional year she has been vice chair and a member of the executive committee.

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.

JPMorgan Snags Skadden Partner, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 29, 2015

A year after rejoining Skadden, Cyrus Amir-Mokri heads to JPMorgan Chase; a top Squire Patton Boggs public policy partner departs; four Perkins Coie lawyers head in-house; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

25 Firms in Atlanta Achieve Perfect Score on LGBT Equality Ranking

Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : November 24, 2015

Movers: A Weekly Roundup of Laterals and Promotions

: The National Law Journal : November 23, 2015

Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

K&L Gates Continues Growth Spurt, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 04, 2015

After several months of partner losses, K&L Gates continues a recent hiring spree by adding four partners on two continents; another bolt-on by Dinsmore & Shohl; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.

Suit Says Acquisition Offer a Ruse to Obtain Trade Secrets

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : November 03, 2015

A food company claims in a suit filed in federal court in Camden that a competitor offered to buy a portion of its business for the sole purpose of obtaining its trade secrets before abruptly calling off the deal.

Suit Says Acquisition Offer a Ruse to Obtain Trade Secrets

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : November 03, 2015

A food company claims in a suit filed in federal court in Camden that a competitor offered to buy a portion of its business for the sole purpose of obtaining its trade secrets before abruptly calling off the deal.

Another Day at ACC: Health Care, Hacks and More

Rebekah Mintzer : Corporate Counsel : October 21, 2015

The Association for Corporate Counsel annual meeting continued on Tuesday in Boston, with another day of discussion panels and networking for in-house lawyers as well as others interested in the world of corporate legal departments.

Womble Carlyle's Wilmington Managing Partner Leaving for Gavin/Solmonese

Gina Passarella : Delaware Law Weekly : September 30, 2015

The managing partner of the Wilmington office of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice is set to leave the firm at the end of the year to take on a role as senior managing director of Gavin/Solmonese.

A Technologist Commander in Chief, Exactly What We Need?

Michael Susong : Legaltech News : September 28, 2015

Would former HP CEO Carly Fiorina—or another technology leader—be the best person to lead the free world?

Colbert Takes the Stage—As Kenyon & Kenyon Managing Partner

Nell Gluckman : The Am Law Daily : September 22, 2015

Amid partner departures, Kenyon & Kenyon has elected Edward Colbert—comedian Stephen Colbert's older brother—as its new managing partner.

Cozen Keeps Red Carpet, Plant Wall in Old Squire Sanders Space

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : September 01, 2015

The old-but-new Squire Sanders office space in Washington has a new occupant: Cozen O'Connor. Cozen, a Philadelphia-founded firm with a growing Washington office of litigators and public policy specialists, has subleased from Squire Patton Boggs, Squire's successor firm, until October 2026. The deal relieves a real estate burden for Squire Patton Boggs following a merger and quickly solves Cozen's problem of needing more space in Washington.