North Carolina Law Firm Rankings

Profits Per Equity Partner (3-year average)

RankFirmprofits per equity partner
1Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP$2,223,333 
2Dechert LLP$2,071,667 
3King & Spalding LLP$1,538,333 
4Winston & Strawn LLP$1,336,667 
5DLA Piper$1,250,000 
6Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP$1,141,667 
7Mayer Brown LLP$1,116,667 

Number Of Attorneys

RankFirmnumber of attorneys
1DLA Piper3,746 
2K&L Gates LLP1,523 
3Mayer Brown LLP1,469 
4King & Spalding LLP927 
5Winston & Strawn LLP924*
6McGuireWoods LLP918 
7Bryan Cave LLP884 
* These firms claim to have a significantly larger number of attorneys than are reported here. Where feasible, we base our rankings on the number of attorneys reported on each firm's website. It is possible that some of these firms have included contract attorneys in the figures they report publicly, despite the fact that contract attorneys are excluded from their websites.

Partner : Associate Ratio

RankFirmpartner : associate ratio
1Nexsen Pruet, LLC3.7 
2Bose Mckinney & Evans LLP3.5 
3 (tie)Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A.3.1 
3 (tie)Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP3.1 
4 (tie)Poyner & Spruill LLP2.9 
4 (tie)Cozen O'Connor2.9 
5Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers, LLP2.6 

Percent Women Attorneys

RankFirmpercent women attorneys
1Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP39.8% 
2King & Spalding LLP37.2% 
3Littler Mendelson, P.C.35.5% 
4Mayer Brown LLP35.3% 
5Winston & Strawn LLP34% 
6Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP32.2% 
7Jackson Lewis LLP31.5% 

Percent Partners Who Are Women

RankFirmpercent partners who are women
1Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP39.4% 
2Littler Mendelson, P.C.32.2% 
3Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec, P.A.32% 
4Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP29.7% 
5Jackson Lewis LLP28.2% 
6Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers, LLP27.8% 
7Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP26% 

Percent Minority Attorneys

RankFirmpercent minority attorneys
1Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP21.5% 
2Jackson Lewis LLP16.8% 
3Littler Mendelson, P.C.16.5% 
4Winston & Strawn LLP14.3% 
5Hedrick Gardner Kincheloe & Garofalo, LLP14.1% 
6 (tie)Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione13.8% 
6 (tie)Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.13.8% 

Percent Gay Attorneys

RankFirmpercent gay attorneys
1Littler Mendelson, P.C.3.1% 
2Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP2.5% 
3Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP2.2% 
4Dechert LLP2.1% 
5 (tie)Bryan Cave LLP1.9% 
5 (tie)Jackson Lewis LLP1.9% 
6Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP1.7%