A look at both firms’ head count over the last five years shows steady declines.

Andrews Kurth had 327 attorneys in 2016, down about 6 percent from 2011, while Hunton’s head count stood at 661 attorneys in 2016, about a 12 percent drop in the same time frame, according to National Law Journal census figures. Meanwhile, profits per partner have steadily risen during the same five-year period for both firms, reaching $1.26 million at Andrews Kurth and $1.1 million at Hunton & Williams in 2016.

Both firm have generated similar revenues per lawyer, with RPL of $820,000 for Hunton and $885,000 for Andrews Kurth in 2016.

Brenda Sapino Jeffreys contributed reporting from Houston. 

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]