Firm, Location, Number of Lawyers1 Gross Revenue Revenue Per Lawyer Net Profits Profits Per Equity Partner CAP2/API3
21 DeCotiis, FitzPatrick & Cole(20)
Teaneck
75 lawyers, 19 equity partners, 20 nonequity partners
$39,000,000 $520,000 $16,900,000 $889,500 $484,600/1.71
22 Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik (22)
Westfield
55 lawyers, 25 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$36,648,000 $666,300 $14,657,000 $586,300 $580,200/0.88
23 Marshall, Dennehey, Warner, Coleman & Goggin4 (24)
Cherry Hill
87 lawyers, 36 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$32,650,000 $375,300 $13,900,000 $386,100 $386,100/1.03
24 Reed Smith4 (23)
Princeton
46 lawyers, 10 equity partners, 13 nonequity partners
$30,105,000 $654,500 $10,040,000 $1,004,000 $652,400/1.53
25 Hoagland Longo Moran Dunst & Doukas (25)
New Brunswick
86 lawyers, 21 equity partners, 15 nonequity partners
$29,722,000 $345,600 $7,430,000 $353,800 $259,700/1.02
26 Parker McCay (31)
Marlton
70 lawyers, 20 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$27,771,000 $396,700 $8,137,000 $406,800 $406,800/1.03
27 Bressler, Amery & Ross (28)
Florham Park
61 lawyers, 25 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$26,791,000 $439,000 $9,379,000 $375,200 $375,200/0.85
28 Coughlin Duffy (26)
Morristown
60 lawyers, 10 equity partners, 14 nonequity partners
$26,755,000 $445,900 $6,503,000 $650,300 $391,700/1.46
29 Schenck, Price, Smith & King (30)
Morristown
61 lawyers, 20 equity partners, 15 nonequity partners
$25,419,000 $416,700 $7,628,000 $394,000 $323,300/0.95
30 Lindabury, McCormick, Estabrook & Cooper (35)
Westfield
64 lawyers, 28 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$25,062,000 $391,600 $9,890,000 $353,200 $324,300/0.90
31 Giordano, Halleran & Ciesla (36)
Middletown
61 lawyers, 35 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$24,737,000 $405,500 $9,648,000 $275,600 $275,600/0.68
32 K&L Gates4 (27)
Newark
41 lawyers, 10 equity partners, 9 nonequity partners
$24,604,000 $600,100 $7,059,000 $705,900 $482,100/1.18
33 Saiber (33)
Newark
55 lawyers, 12 equity partners, 10 nonequity partners
$20,743,000 $377,200 $5,190,000 $432,500 $322,300/1.15
34 Capehart Scatchard (38)
Mount Laurel
58 lawyers, 22 equity partners, 16 nonequity partners
$20,300,000 $350,000 $5,786,000 $263,000 $231,300/0.75
35 Flaster/Greenberg (29)
Cherry Hill
47 lawyers, 33 equity partners, 15 nonequity partners
$19,783,000 $440,900 $9,554,000 $289,500 $247,400/0.69
36 Mandelbaum, Salsburg, Gold, Lazris & Discenza (37)
West Orange
55 lawyers, 24 equity partners, 5 nonequity partners
$18,800,000 $341,800 $8,460,000 $352,500 $326,200/1.03
37 Scarinci Hollenbeck (39)
Lyndhurst
49 lawyers, 20 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$17,759,000 $362,400 $4,791,000 $239,600 $239,600/0.66
38 Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll4 (34)
Voorhees
32 lawyers, 9 equity partners, 3 nonequity partners
$16,915,000 $528,600 $5,159,000 $573,200 $496,700/1.08
39 Proskauer Rose4 (40)
Newark
30 lawyers, 4 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$16,704,000 $556,800 $4,364,000 $1,090,900 $1,090,900/1.96
40 Schwartz, Simon, Edelstein, Celso & Zitomer (32)
Morristown
47 lawyers, 14 equity partners, 0 nonequity partners
$15,833,000 $336,900 $4,117,000 $294,000 $294,000/0.87
Figures are for the fiscal year ending 12/31/09. NR: Not rated in last year’s Top 40. Prior year’s rank is noted in parentheses.
1 Firms ranked by gross revenue.
2 Compensation All Partners (CAP) is the average compensation for all partners, including nonequity partners.
3 The American Lawyer Profitability Index (API) is profits per partner divided by revenue per lawyer, a measure of a firm’s success in turning revenue into profit.
4 Figures include only New Jersey operations of firms headquartered out of state.