Press Release

ALM Announces The Am Law 200 Trends & League Tables

Unique Rankings on Legal Market Intelligence & Performance

New York, NY – September 4, 2019 — ALM is pleased to announce the launch of The Am Law 200 Trends & League Tables.

ALM Legal Intelligence collects performance data from law firms to generate financial, talent, and geographic metrics and rankings. These league tables reflect the best-in-class performing firms, overall and by segment, in various key performance indicator (KPI) categories. From marketing and business development to peer assessments, competitive intelligence, and more, the league tables provide powerful uses for law firms, legal departments, law schools, and legal service providers. This new offering will be available exclusively to subscribers of ALM’s award-winning Legal Compass product.

“Law firms are continuously searching for data and intelligence that enables them to create demand around their differentiation,” said Patrick Fuller, Vice President, Legal Intelligence at ALM. “From business development to recruiting and numerous internal uses, the need to showcase unique KPIs has never been greater.” 

Users will be able to view league tables both by the overall Am Law 200 and segmentation by global, national, and regional firms. Some of the metrics will include:


  • Highest Year-Over-Year (YOY) Revenue Growth
  • Highest YOY Revenue Per Lawyer Growth
  • Highest YOY reduction in Cost Per Lawyer
  • Highest Profit Margin
  • Highest Number of Offices, both US & International
  • Highest Percentage of Non-US-based Attorneys
  • Fastest Growing Legal Markets, both by lawyers and firms
  • Highest Percentage of Female Partners
  • Highest Percentage of Minority Partners
  • Average Number of Lateral Hires
  • Average Number of Lateral Departures
  • Average Mid-Level Associate Satisfaction Rankings
  • Top Law Schools, Am Law Partners & Associates
  • And more than 30 additional rankings


“ALM is passionate about delivering actionable insights to our clients,” said Jon DiGiambattista, President of Information Services at ALM. “The Am Law 200 Trends & League Tables feature allows users to use our industry-leading legal performance data to design organizational strategy.”

In addition to the Am Law 200 Trends & League Tables, Legal Compass subscribers will also have access to all-new aggregate market trends that can be analyzed by various firm types and Am Law ranking segments. These market trends will highlight YOY trends in core Am Law 200 metrics, such as Profits Per Equity Partner, Cost Per Lawyer, Gross Revenue, in addition to newer trendlines, such as segmented revenue share over time, and more.

Legal Compass subscribers can learn more by logging in to Legal Compass or if you’re new to it, learn more about Legal Compass here.


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