The American Lawyer

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
This article is about the law magazine. For the book by attorney Johnnie Cochran, see Johnnie Cochran.
The American Lawyer
Editor Kimberly Kleman[1]
Categories Legal magazine
Frequency Monthly
Founder Steven Brill
Year founded 1979
Company ALM
Country United States
Based in New York City
Language English
Website www.americanlawyer.com
ISSN 0162-3397

The American Lawyer is a monthly law magazine published by ALM. It was founded in 1979 by Steven Brill. Features include:

  • The annual "AmLaw 100" and "AmLaw 200" surveys, which rank United States law firms by number of attorneys, profits per partner, and overall revenue[2]
  • "The View From the Top" (annual poll of law firm chairpersons)
  • "Corporate Scorecard"[3]

Law.com, the website of The American Lawyer, publishes daily headline news of the legal business around the world.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kleman, former Consumer Reports editor, hired as editor of American Lawyer
  2. ^ Blumenthal, Jeff (May 4, 2012), "Per-lawyer revenue up", Philadelphia Business Journal, bizjournals.com, retrieved May 16, 2012 
    Citation partially supports content of line item
  3. ^ AmericanLawyer.com: About us
  4. ^ About AmericanLawyer.com and The American Lawyer magazine

External links[edit]