A law firm focuses on certain kinds of law or they may deal with a variety of general law cases. A law firm may also data entry specialists,employee litigation secretaries and case file managers. Here I have listed the best top 10 International Law Firms.
1. Latham& Watkins
It was founded in 1949 and its headquartered is in the United States (Los Angeles, CA). Latham& Watkins offices are located in 14 countries and more than 2,000 lawyers on board. Latham & Watkins ranks third in terms of annual revenues, with $2.226 billion in 2013.
2. Baker & Mckenzie
It was founded in 1949. It is a Multinational law firm. Baker & Mckenzie with 13,000 employees, including 6.045 fees earners and 4,600 lawyers. It ranks as the second largest law firm in the world in terms of revenue with US$2.62 billion in annual revenue in FY2016.
3. Kirkland& Ellis
It was founded in 1909 and headquarters is in Chicago. It is an international law firm. Kirkland is widely considered to be one of the world’s most Elite law firms. The firm has gross revenue of approximately $2.30 billion in 2015.
4. Gibson Dunn
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher was founded in 1890 in Los Angeles. It is a global law firm. It has over 1,000 attorneys and 2,000 staff located in 18 offices around the world. It has including North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. The firm has gross revenue of approximately $ 1.47 billion in 2014.
5. Skadden, Arps ,slate, Meagher &Flom LLP
Skadden founded in 1949. It is an International law firm based in New York. One of the highest grossing law firms in the world. The firm has approximately 1,900 attorneys in 23 offices. Its Annual revenues $ 2.21 billion in 2013.
6. Allen & Overy
Allen & Overy, founded in 1930, headquartered in London. Allen & Overy with over 5,000 staff, including 500 partners in 46 worldwide offices.Its approximate revenue was $ 1.925 in 2014.
7. Jones Day
Jones Day founded in 1893 , headquartered in Cleveland OH. It is the largest law firms in the US. It has more than 2,400 lawyers in 41 offices and 19 countries. It operates as a commercial full service law firm across all practice areas of law. Its approximate revenues $ 1.716 billion.
8. Paul , Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
Headquartered on Sixth Avenue, New York City. In Addition to its headquarters in Paul, Weiss maintains offices in Washington, D.C., Wilmington, Delaware, Toronto, London, Tokyo, Beijing and Hong Kong. According to the Center for Responsive Politics, It was one of the top law firms contributing to federal candidates during the 2012 election cycle, donating $1.23 million, 81% to Democrats.
9. Davis Polk & Wardwell
Headquarters on New York, founded in 1849. It is an International Law firm employing over 900 attorneys worldwide. This firm represents many of the world’s largest companies and financial institutions.
10. Jenner & Block
Founded in 1914 and headquartered in 353 North Clark Chicago. The firm has an active in corporate litigation, business transactions and the public sector, other legal fields. Its approximate revenue was $408 MB in 2014.