April 29, 2014

Venable Climbs in 2014 AmLaw 100 Rankings

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Washington, DC (April 29, 2014) – American Lawyer published its annual AmLaw 100 rankings today with Venable jumping five spots from last year to come in at #71. The rankings are based on 2013 gross revenue.

The firm also ranked #74 in profits per partner, #61 in revenue per lawyer, #59 in value per lawyer, and #71 in compensation-all partners.

“We are very pleased with the uptick Venable has shown over the past year in every one of these important categories,” said Bob Waldman, the firm’s co-Managing Partner.  “Venable continues to reflect steady, measured growth in areas that are important to our clients and to our attorneys. We are appreciative of the trust that our clients put in us which has resulted in that growth”

Venable improved in all the critical categories that The AmLaw 100 measures.

According to The AmLaw 100, Venable improved in the following categories between 2012 and 2014:

  • Gross Revenue: 79th (2012) to 71st  (2014)
  • Profits per Partner: 118th (2012) to 74th (2014)
  • Revenue per Lawyer: 92nd (2012) to 61st (2014)
  • Value per Lawyer: 91st (2012) to 59th (2014)
  • Compensation to all Partners: 108th (2012) to 71st (2014)

Venable headcount also grew from 488 FTEs (Full time equivalents) in 2012 to 533 FTEs reported in the current AmLaw 100. During that period the firm opened two additional offices, in San Francisco and Wilmington, DE.


Note: Venable is an American Lawyer Global 100 law firm serving clients globally.  Headquartered in Washington, DC, with offices in California, Delaware, Maryland, New York and Virginia, Venable LLP lawyers and legislative advisors serve the needs of our domestic and global clients in all areas of corporate and business law, complex litigation, intellectual property, regulatory, and government affairs around the globe.