The following 34 corporations send their work most frequently to the 130 law firms listed below. The firms include 38 each in New Jersey and New York City, 14 in Washington, D.C., and nine in Pennsylvania. The firm used most often, six times, is Morgan Lewis & Bockius in New York City, Philadelphia, Princeton and Washington, D.C. Next are Jackson Lewis in Morristown and nationwide, and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York City, both mentioned four times. Firms that came up three times are Connell Foley in Cherry Hill, Jersey City and Roseland; Lowenstein in Roseland; and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in New York City and Washington, D.C.
Company Most Frequently Used Law Firms
Avaya Inc.
Basking Ridge
Business, communication solutions

Archer & Greiner, Haddonfield (commercial); Banner & Witcoff, Washington, DC (IP); Crowell & Moring, NYC (IP); Hogan Lovells, NYC (regulatory); Ropes & Gray, Boston (corporate); Sidley & Austin, NYC (M&A); Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Palo Alto, CA (business, corporate)
B&G Foods Inc.
Parsippany
Food sales, manufacturing
Dechert, NYC and Philadelphia (general corporate, M&A, securities); K&L Gates, Chicago (IP); Libby O’Brien Kingsley & Champion, Kennebunk, ME (labor and employment); Morgan Lewis & Bockius, Washington, DC (FDA/USDA)
Burlington Coat Factory Warehouse Corp.
Burlington
Retail clothing sales

Edwards Wildman Palmer, Providence, RI (litigation); Kirkland & Ellis, Chicago (securities, corporate); Phillips Nizer, NYC (litigation); Putney Twombly Hall & Hirson, NYC (employment); Spector Gadon & Rosen, Philadelphia (litigation)
Cantel Medical Corp.
Little Falls
Infection-protection and control products
Dornbush Schaeffer Strongin & Venaglia, NYC (corporate, M&A, tax); Faegre Baker Daniels, Minneapolis (ethics, compliance); Fredrickson & Byron, Minneapolis (contracts, labor, litigation); Moses & Singer, NYC (employment); Sorell, Lenna & Schmidt, Hauppauge, NY (patents); Sullivan & Worcester, NYC (securities, real estate)
Church & Dwight Co. Inc.
Princeton
Consumer products
DLA Piper, Philadelphia (antitrust litigation); Morgan Lewis & Bockius, Philadelphia, Princeton and Washington, DC (securities); Proskauer Rose, Boston and NYC (advertising, corporate, patent litigation)
CIT Group Inc.
Livingston
Bank holding company
Hahn & Hessen, NYC (workout/bankruptcy); Sidley Austin, NYC (corporate transactions, litigation, tax, workout/bankruptcy); Sullivan & Cromwell, NYC (corporate/SEC); Vedder Price, Chicago and NYC (new business, portfolio management, workout/bankruptcy)
CommVault Systems Inc.
Oceanport
Information-management software
Freeborn & Peters, Chicago (general corporate); Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, Middletown (general corporate, trademark); Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, Irvine, CA (IP); Mayer Brown, Chicago (general corporate); Perkins Coie, Seattle (IP, trademark)
Curtiss-Wright Corp.
Parsippany
Engineering products, services
Covington & Burling, Washington, DC (litigation, insurance coverage); Crowell & Moring, Washington, DC (export control, government contracts, IP, litigation); Jackson Lewis, Morristown (labor counseling); Morrison & Foerster, Beijing, Irvine, CA, Los Angeles and San Francisco (commercial transactions, labor counseling, litigation); Reed Smith, London (M&A); Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, NYC (corporate counseling)
Enzon Pharmaceuticals
Piscataway
Pharmaceuticals
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, NYC (securities); Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Princeton (commercial transactions)
Hewlett-Packard Financial Services Co.
Murray Hill
Technology leasing, financial services
Day Pitney, Parsippany (corporate, labor); Gibbons, Newark (bankruptcy); Sills Cummis & Gross, Newark (bankruptcy, general litigation)
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of
New Jersey
Newark
Health insurance
Becker Meisel, Livingston (bankruptcy, litigation); Connell Foley, Cherry Hill (litigation); DLA Piper, Florham Park (litigation); Epstein Becker & Green, Newark (employment, litigation); Greenberg Traurig, Florham Park (litigation); McCarter & English, Newark (employment, litigation); Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Philadelphia (employment); Sedgwick, Newark (litigation); White & Williams, Philadelphia (corporate)
Hovnanian Enterprises Inc.
Red Bank
Real estate, engineering, mortgage banking
Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod, Miami (litigation); Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla, Middletown (environmental, leasing); Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis, Woodbridge (litigation); Jackson Lewis, Morristown (employment); Perkins Coie, Seattle (IP); Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, NYC (litigation, securities)
Jackson Hewitt Tax Service Inc.
Parsippany
Tax return preparation, services
Quarles & Brady, Washington, DC (franchise, litigation); Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, NYC and Washington, DC (corporate, litigation)
Mack-Cali Realty Corp.
Edison
Real estate investment trust
Connell Foley, Jersey City (land use planning, real estate); Greenberg Traurig, NYC (corporate); Kluger Healy, Florham Park (labor and employee relations); Orloff, Lowenbach, Stifelman & Siegel, Roseland (real estate); Scarinci Hollenbeck, Lyndhurst (environmental); Seyfarth Shaw, NYC (employee benefits, real estate, securities, tax)
Metalico Inc.
Cranford
Metal recycling, product fabrication
Baker Hostetler, Cleveland and Houston (bankruptcy, litigation); Lowenstein Sandler, Roseland (employment, securities)
Middlesex Water Co.
Iselin
Water, wastewater services

Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, Somerville (corporate, SEC); Saul Ewing, Newark (general regulatory)
Movado Group Inc.
Paramus
Watches, jewelry
Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu, NYC (IP); Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, NYC (corporate)
OceanFirst Bank
Toms River
Banking

Locke, Lord, Bissell & Liddell, Washington, DC (bank regulatory, securities); Norris, McLaughlin & Marcus, Somerville (lending, litigation); Neal Ruben, Shrewsbury (lending, litigation, real estate); Weiss & Weiss, Fairfield, CT (litigation, real estate); Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf, New Brunswick (bank regulatory, general, securities)
Palatin Technologies Inc.
Cranbury
Biopharmaceuticals
Thompson Hine, NYC (general corporate, securities)
Par Pharmaceutical Cos. Inc.
Woodcliff Lake
Pharmaceuticals
Arent Fox, Washington, DC (litigation, regulatory and patent counseling); Arnold & Porter, Washington, DC (litigation); K&L Gates, NYC (corporate, litigation); Latham & Watkins, NYC (litigation, patent counseling); Ogletree Deakins, Morristown (employment); Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, NYC (corporate); Ropes & Gray, Boston and NYC (corporate); Ulmer & Berne, Cincinnati (product liability); White & Case, Washington, DC (antitrust); Williams & Connolly, Washington, DC (litigation)
Pearson Education Inc.
Upper Saddle River
Educational publishing

Cowan, Liebowitz & Latman, NYC (copyright); Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, NYC (antitrust); Kilpatrick Stockton, NYC (advertising, IP, patent, trademark); Morgan Lewis & Bockius, NYC (corporate, general, litigation); Price Meese Shulman & D’Arminio, Woodcliff Lake (litigation)
Public Service Enterprise Group
Newark
Energy
Connell Foley, Roseland (litigation); Covington & Burling, Washington, DC (litigation, regulatory); Cravath, Swaine & Moore, NYC (corporate); Jenner & Block, Chicago (litigation); Steptoe & Johnson, Washington, DC (regulatory); Wolff & Samson, West Orange (environmental, commercial)
Quest Diagnostics Inc.
Madison
Clinical testing
Ober Kaler, Baltimore (abuse, fraud); O’Melveny & Myers, Washington, DC (antitrust); Shearman & Sterling, NYC (M&A, securities); Sidley Austin, Washington, DC (litigation)
Rockwood Holdings Inc.
Princeton
Chemicals
Hughes Hubbard & Reed, NYC (antitrust, litigation, M&A, trade regulations); Lowenstein Sandler, Roseland (insurance coverage, M&A); Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, NYC (M&A, securities/corporate finance)
Savient Pharmaceuticals Inc.
East Brunswick
Specialty pharmaceuticals
Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel, NYC (IP); Porzio, Bromberg & Newman, Morristown (pharmaceutical compliance); Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, NYC (corporate, financing, SEC, governance)
Schindler Elevator Corp.
Morristown
Elevators, escalators
Drinker Biddle & Reath, Philadelphia (corporate); Epstein Becker & Green, Newark (labor/employment); Porzio Bromberg & Newman, Morristown (employment, asbestos); Sonageri & Fallon, Hackensack (product liability, commercial)
Sealed Air Corp.
Elmwood Park
Packing technologies


Alston & Bird, Charlotte, NC (patent); Baker & McKenzie, Washington, DC (international); Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, Chicago (immigration); Hughes Hubbard & Reed, NYC and Washington, DC (export); Jackson Lewis, nationwide (labor/employment); K&L Gates, Charlotte, NC (employee benefits); Mayer Brown, NYC (antitrust); Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, NYC (transactions); Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, NYC (litigation, transactions, SEC)
South Jersey Industries Inc.
Folsom
Energy-services holding company
Bracewell & Giuliani, Washington, DC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission training/compliance); Cooper Levenson, Atlantic City (land use, litigation); Cozen O’Connor, Cherry Hill (corporate, employee benefits, financing, regulatory, securities); Drinker Biddle & Reath, Berwyn, PA (employee benefits); Fitzgerald McGroarty, Linwood (environmental, insurance litigation); Fox Rothschild, Atlantic City (bankruptcy); Klasko, Rulon, Stock & Seltzer, Philadelphia (immigration); Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Philadelphia (executive benefits); Stevens & Lee, Philadelphia (diversity/anti-harassment training, employee); Sutherland, Washington, DC (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission training/compliance); Weltman, Weinberg & Reis, Philadelphia (property damage claims, collections)
Suburban Propane L.P.
Whippany
Energy products
DLA Piper, NYC (compliance); Hiscock & Barclay, NYC (general); Jackson Lewis, Morristown (employment); Proskauer, NYC (corporate, SEC)
Sumitomo Trust & Banking Co.
Hoboken
Trust, banking services
Epstein, Becker & Green, NYC (employment)
Synchronoss Technologies Inc.
Bridgewater
Telecommunications
Gunderson Dettmer, Boston (corporate/securities); Littler Mendelson, Newark (employment); SNR Denton, Short Hills and Washington, DC (IP)
The Hertz Corp.
Park Ridge
Vehicle rentals
Constangy, Brooks & Smith, Atlanta (employment); Jenner & Block, Chicago (corporate, litigation)
Valley National Bank
Wayne
Banking
David Briman, Warren (litigation); Day Pitney, Parsippany (banking, corporate); Fox Rothschild, Roseland (employment); Jones & Jones, Hackensack (commercial lending, litigation); Kenneth Rose, Passaic (litigation); Lowenstein Sandler, Roseland (commercial lending, litigation); Mandelbaum, Salsburg, Lazris & Discenza, West Orange (commercial lending, litigation); Ostrowitz & Ostrowitz, Manalapan (litigation); Zeichner Ellman & Krause, NYC (commercial lending, litigation)
Source: Corporations