Background - News & Events (Landing) 2016
Facts & Stats

Crowell & Moring LLP is an international law firm with more than 500 lawyers representing clients in high-stakes litigation and arbitration, regulatory, and transactional matters. The firm is internationally recognized for its representation of Fortune 500 and emerging companies as well as its ongoing commitment to pro bono service, diversity, value-based billing, and legal project management.

Year Founded: 1979

Chair: Philip T. Inglima

Size: 500+ lawyers and professionals


Washington, D.C.
New York
Los Angeles
San Francisco
Orange County

Practices & Industries: Full range of services covering Litigation & Trial, Regulatory & Policy, and Transactions & Corporate, as well as key Industries.

Consulting Subsidiary: C&M International

Recognition and Honors:

  • Consistently ranked on The American Lawyer "AmLaw 100" list of America's highest grossing law firms.
  • Recognized consistently as best in class by clients and peers in Chambers USA, Chambers Europe, and Chambers Global.
  • Ranked for excellence consistently by The Legal 500 United States and The Legal 500 EMEA.
  • Recognized multiple years in The Financial Times (FT) in its Most Innovative North American Law Firms report, including in 2015 for "Business of Law - Talent Development" (first and third place) and "Social Responsibility – Pro Bono Cases" (first place).
  • Named among Working Mother's "Best Law Firms for Women" for sixth consecutive year in 2017.
  • Recipient of The American Lawyer 2015 "Global Legal Awards" for Global Dispute of the Year in U.S. Litigation and Pro Bono.
  • Named to Law360's "Practice Groups of the Year" listing for the eighth consecutive year for Government Contracts in 2017, as well as International Trade in 2016 and 2015.
  • Recognized among Global Competition Review's "GCR 100" of the world's leading antitrust practices in 2017.
  • Recognized among Global Investigations Review's "GIR 100" of the world's leading investigations practices in 2017.
  • Recognized among Global Arbitration Review’s "GAR 100" of the world's leading arbitration practices in 2017.
  • Recipient of The American Lawyer’s “Litigator of the Week” in 2017.
  • Recognized among BTI Consulting Group’s 2017 list of the top 24 law firms recommended by in-house counsel for client service.
  • Recipient of National Law Journal’s Trailblazers series recognitions in the following categories in 2017: Litigation, Cybersecurity & Data Privacy, and M&A/Antitrust.
  • Listed among the best law firms for female attorneys in Law360’s 2017 Glass Ceiling Report. The firm is tied for 5th place in the 300-599 lawyers size category.
  • Ranked by The American Lawyer among the top 50 law firms in the United States for pro bono work.
  • Named to The National Law Journal Pro Bono Hot List in 2015.
  • Ranked by Latinvex as #2 international law firm in trade serving Latin America; in addition, ranked #10 in the FCPA & Fraud category, as well as #29 in Arbitration. Overall, Crowell & Moring is #57 among the 70 global firms for their legal work in Latin America.
  • Recipient of two California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year (CLAY) Awards. The recipients are recognized attorneys across the state whose achievements have made a profound impact on the law.
  • Received a 100 percent rating on The Human Rights Campaign Foundation's (HRC) 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) for the seventh consecutive year.
  • Recipient of the prestigious Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) "Thomas L. Sager Award" for the Mid-Atlantic and Western Regions for our diversity efforts.
  • Recipient of the American Bar Association's Publico Award in 2014.
  • Ranked 3rd nationwide and 1st for the D.C. area in the American Lawyer’s 2016 Summer Associate Survey.
  • Ranked in 2017 Chambers Associate Guide in the following categories: Benefits and Lifestyle (#16); Best Firm for Pro Bono (#17); Most Satisfied Associates (#19); and Best Firms for Diversity (#24).
  • Among the top third of 200 leading U.S. law firms in the 2017 American Lawyer Diversity Scorecard.