Fox Rothschild

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Fox Rothschild LLP
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HeadquartersPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
No. of offices29
No. of attorneys950+
Key peopleMark L. Silow, Chairman [1]
Mark L. Morris, Managing partner [2]
Date founded1907; 115 years ago (1907)
Company typeLimited liability partnership

Fox Rothschild LLP is an American AmLaw100 law firm founded in Philadelphia in 1907 by Edwin Fox and Jerome J. Rothschild.[3]


From 2005 to 2010, the firm expanded from 10 offices to 15 offices, then to 27 offices in 2018. On January 1, 2016, Fox Rothschild merged with Minneapolis law firm Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly.[4] On September 20, 2018, Fox Rothschild announced its merger with Smith Moore Leatherwood adding 130 attorneys across six locations to the firm, expanding Fox Rothschild's footprint into the Southeast.[5]

Notable practices[edit]

Fox Rothschild is a full-service law firm known particularly for the strength of its Real Estate, Emerging Companies & Venture Capital, Bankruptcy & Restructuring, Entertainment, Litigation, Intellectual Property and Labor & Employment practices. The firm is also considered a market leader in certain highly regulated industries, most notably Cannabis[6] and Gaming.[7]

As of June 2022, the firm operates from 29 offices across the United States.[citation needed]


  1. ^ [1], September 6, 2016
  2. ^ [2], September 6, 2016
  3. ^ Big Philadelphia law firm completes its largest merger ever, Philadelphia Business Journal, December 14, 2015
  4. ^ Blumenthal, Jeff. "Philly law firm gives management team three more years". Philadelphia Business Journal. Retrieved 1 August 2019.
  5. ^ "Fox Rothschild LLP — Attorneys at Law".
  6. ^ "Fox Rothschild's Cannabis Practice Recognized by Chambers USA". In The Weeds. 2019-02-20. Retrieved 2020-01-29.
  7. ^ "Gaming & Licensing, USA - Nationwide, USA | Chambers Rankings". Retrieved 2020-01-29.