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Editor’s Note

We present to you this year’s edition of the NYLJ 100, our annual report ranking firms’ average number of full-time equivalent attorneys in New York state for the period of Jan. 1 to Dec. 31, 2016. 

Big Firms Beef Up, But NYC Government Boasts Largest Law Office

Despite flat demand in the legal industry, the biggest law firms overwhelmingly grew their New York offices last year. And unlike recent years, growth came quickly to many. But whether firm growth will lead to more revenue for firms is another issue.

Our Methodology

The Charts

The Largest Firms by Number of Lawyers in New York State

District Attorney Offices

Attorney Concentration by County