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Despite the turmoil and upheaval brought on by the pandemic, Davis Wright Tremaine didn’t alter its strategy much: expenses grew, bucking the industrywide trend, and the firm brought on 14 lateral partners, a figure in-line with a typical year.

And yet, the firm saw a 7.5% increase in gross revenue year over year, from $414 million in 2019 to $445 million in 2020. Revenue per lawyer (RPL) grew 6.1%, from $786,000 to $834,000.

Profits per equity partner (PEP) also saw growth rising 8.7%, from $824,000 to $896,000.

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Dylan Jackson

Dylan Jackson writes about the business of law and race. He can be reached at [email protected] or 305-347-6677. On Twitter @DylanBJackson

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