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Pro Bono Report::National (from betterlegalprofession.org)

abbreviations: A = Austin, CM = Costa Mesa, D = Dallas, FW = Fort Worth, H = Houston, I = Irvine, LA = Los Angeles, NB = Newport Beach, P = Portland, R = Riverside, S = Seattle, SA = San Antonio, SD = San Diego, SF = San Francisco, SV = Silicon Valley

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Firm Market Associate
participation rate
Partner
participation rate
Minimum hours Average associate hours
Skadden, Arps (LA)SoCal100%59%**
Skadden, ArpsNYC100%59%**
WilmerhaleNYC100%91%*114.7
Blank RomePhil100%58%6042
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusPhil100%89%20*
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusDC100%89%20*
SEYFARTH SHAWNYC100%76%*72.5
Foley & LardnerChicago100%81%*106
LinklatersNYC100%53%**
Choate, Hall & StewartBoston100%57%*82
Hunton & Williams (D)Texas100%100%50100
Foley & LardnerBoston100%81%*106
Skadden, ArpsDC100%59%**
WilmerhaleDC100%91%*114.7
Skadden, ArpsChicago100%59%**
Mayer BrownNYC100%50%60116
WilmerhaleBoston100%91%*114.7
Verill DanaNW100%43%50*
Karr Tuttle Campbell (S)NW100%100%**
Blank RomeNYC100%58%6042
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius (SF)NorCal100%89%20*
Patterson NYC100%100%**
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusNYC100%89%20*
Shearman & SterlingNYC100%32%25100
Jenner & BlockChicago100%82%50215
Hunton & WilliamsDC100%100%50100
Foley & LardnerDC100%81%*106
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips (LA)SoCal99%84%*118
Steptoe & JohnsonDC99%77%*111
Schnader HarrisonPhil98%67%25148
Dewey & LeboeufNYC98%67%50275
Crowell & MoringDC97%54%5096
Hughes Hubbard & ReedNYC96%91%**
Mayer BrownChicago96%56%6083
Patton BoggsDC95%60%100159
Dla Piper UsNYC94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper Us (SD)SoCal94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsBoston94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsDC94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsChicago94%90%60103.28
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher (LA)SoCal93%77%*194
Dorsey & Whitney (S)NW93%86%*110.34
Weil, Gotshal & MangesNYC92%91%5070
Nixon PeabodyBoston92%77%6072
Tonkon Torp (P)NW91%72%5033
Mayer BrownDC91%60%*91
Alston & BirdNYC91%92%5061
Winston & StrawnDC91%47%3568
Winston & StrawnChicago91%47%3568
Alston & BirdAtlanta91%92%5061
Winston & StrawnNYC91%47%3568
Covington & BurlingNYC90%82%*224
Stroock & Stroock & LavanNYC90%58%*78.3
Covington & BurlingDC90%82%*224
Kirkland & EllisDC89%77%20116
Arent FoxDC89%6%*60.98
Debevoise & PlimptonNYC88%68%*125.4
Hanson, Bridgett (SF)NorCal88%55%*82
Fulbright & Jaworski (D)Texas86%72%**
Reed SmithPhil86%70%**
Ballard SpahrPhil86%63%5089
Fulbright & Jaworski (H)Texas86%72%**
Fulbright & JaworskiNYC86%72%**
Arnold & PorterDC86%83%*136.1
Arnold & Porter LLPNYC86%83%*136.1
Finnegan, HendersonDC85%47%*71.7
Orrick, Herrington & SutcliffeNYC85%80%2599
Jackson Walker (D)Texas85%49%*30
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SV)NorCal85%80%2599
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SF)NorCal85%80%2599
Katten Muchin RosenmanChicago83%47%4058.5
Mcdermott Will & EmeryBoston83%68%**
Mcdermott Will & EmeryChicago83%68%60*
Katten Muchin RosenmanNYC83%47%4058.5
Mcdermott Will & EmeryNYC83%68%60*
Mcdermott Will & EmeryDC83%68%60*
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt (P)NW82%73%*27
Schulte Roth & ZabelNYC81%36%3076.2
White & CaseNYC81%26%*116
Wiley ReinDC81%59%5053
Lane Powell PCNW81%64%10080
Baker Botts (D)Texas81%15%6069.3
Baker Botts (H)Texas81%15%6069.3
Baker BottsDC81%15%6069.3
Lane Powell (S)NW80%71%10081
Bryan CaveNYC80%85%5092
Reed SmithChicago80%47%**
Reed SmithNYC80%43%**
DechertPhil80%75%2592.18
DechertNYC80%75%2592.18
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherNYC79%60%*132
Locke Lord (H)Texas79%34%*43
Locke LordChicago79%34%*43
Locke Lord (D)Texas79%34%*43
Akin Gump (D)Texas78%50%60103.06
Akin GumpNYC78%50%60103.06
Akin GumpDC78%50%60103.06
Goodwin ProcterBoston78%60%2574
Hogan & HartsonDC78%79%20107
Goodwin ProcterNYC78%60%2574
Goodwin ProcterDC78%60%5074
Mintz, LevinBoston78%61%*88.07
Willkie Farr & GallagherNYC77%52%*77
Proskauer RoseNYC76%60%5061.8
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherDC76%74%*97
Hogan & HartsonNYC76%65%2070
Proskauer RoseBoston76%60%5061.8
Farella Braun + Martel (SF)NorCal75%57%*82
Vinson & Elkins (H)Texas74%31%*35.91
Vinson & Elkins (D)Texas74%31%*35.91
Reed SmithNorCal73%37%**
Cleary GottliebNYC73%46%*97
Cleary GottliebDC72%63%*89
Mckenna Long & AldridgeAtlanta72%45%5042.9
Duane MorrisPhil72%39%*39.77
Mckenna Long & AldridgeDC72%45%5042.9
Seyfarth Shaw (LA)SoCal72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawBoston72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawChicago72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawAtlanta72%31%*45.4
Foster Pepper (S)NW72%50%3022.6
Neal, Gerber & EisenbergChicago71%30%5069
Sheppard, Mullin (LA)SoCal71%59%5049
White & CaseDC71%33%*64
King & SpaldingDC69%24%*54.8
King & SpaldingAtlanta69%24%*54.8
Carlton FieldsMiami69%44%*69
King & SpaldingNYC69%24%*54.8
Perkins Coie Brown & Bain (P)NW69%32%5098.2
Perkins Coie Brown & Bain (S)NW69%32%5098.2
Schiff HardinChicago68%55%*95
Holland & KnightChicago68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightDC68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightMiami68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightBoston68%40%5073.5
Thompson & Knight (D)Texas68%21%**
Morrison & Foerster (SF)NorCal67%50%**
Morrison & FoersterNYC67%50%**
Kaye ScholerNYC67%23%*127
Morrison & Foerster (SV)NorCal67%50%**
Dickstein ShapiroDC67%51%5055
Sidley AustinDC67%35%6079.15
Sidley AustinChicago67%35%6079.15
Sidley Austin (LA)SoCal67%35%6079.15
Sidley AustinNYC67%35%6079.15
Ropes & GrayNYC65%52%**
Ropes & GrayBoston65%52%**
Kramer LevinNYC65%40%*94.7
Fox RothschildPhil64%41%*20.5
Gardere Wynne Sewell (D)Texas64%29%*30
Haynes And Boone (D)Texas64%49%**
Haynes And Boone (H)Texas64%49%**
Kirkland & EllisNYC63%40%2084
Kirkland & EllisChicago63%40%2084
Jones DayAtlanta61%38%**
Jones DayNYC61%38%**
Jones DayChicago61%38%**
Jones DayDC61%38%**
Jones Day (D)Texas61%38%**
Paul, WeissNYC60%48%*136.5
Wilson Sonsini (SV)NorCal59%25%5076.3
Drinker Biddle & ReathChicago59%43%*50.74
Drinker Biddle & ReathPhil59%43%*50.74
McguirewoodsChicago57%33%*24.8
K&L Gates (S)NW57%39%5038
K&L GatesBoston57%39%5038
K&L GatesDC57%39%5038
K&L Gates (D)Texas57%39%5038
Bell, Boyd & LloydChicago57%39%5038
Chadbourne & ParkeNYC56%40%2075.3
Cadwalader, Wickersham & TaftNYC51%18%*38
Pillsbury WinthropNYC50%41%20128
Pillsbury WinthropDC50%41%20128
Pillsbury Winthrop (SF)NorCal50%41%20128
Seward & KisselNYC48%36%*31
Bilzin SumbergMiami46%9%2017.9
Curtis, Mallet-prevostNYC45%23%*13
Stoel Rives (S)NW44%28%*30
Stoel Rives (P)NW44%28%*30
Cravath, Swaine & MooreNYC42%57%*90
Fish & RichardsonBoston39%23%5060.52
Baker & HostetlerNYC38%37%**
Loeb & LoebNYC36%15%*10.78
Loeb & Loeb (LA)SoCal36%15%*10.78
BRYAN CAVEAtlanta36%18%5023
McAndrews, Held & MalloyChicago35%30%**
Latham & Watkins (SF)NorCal**60*
Nutter, Mcclennen & FishBoston****
Fitzpatrick, CellaNYC****
Kilpatrick StocktonAtlanta**50*
Latham & Watkins (LA)SoCal**60*
Cahill Gordon & ReindelNYC****
Nelson MullinsAtlanta**45*
Ungaretti & HarrisChicago****
Davis Wright Tremaine (P)NW**8*
Kelley Drye & WarrenNYC****
Paul, HastingsDC**75*
Weinberg WheelerAtlanta****
Epstein Becker & GreenNYC****
Andrews Kurth (H)Texas****
Davis Polk & WardwellNYC****
Paul, HastingsAtlanta**75*
Riddell Williams (S)NW****
Stearns WeaverMiami****
Klarquist Sparkman (P)NW****
Williams & ConnollyDC****
Bingham MccutchenDC****
Herrick, FeinsteinNYC**20*
Dow LohnesDC****
Fried, FrankNYC**50*
Parker, HudsonAtlanta****
Wildman, HarroldChicago**40*
Pryor CashmanNYC****
Bingham MccutchenBoston****
Sutherland AsbillAtlanta**50*
Cooley Godward Kronish (SV)NorCal**60*
Greenberg TraurigMiami****
Miller Nash (P)NW**120*
O'Melveny & MyersDC****
Greenberg TraurigNYC****
Latham & WatkinsDC**60*
O'Melveny & Myers (LA)SoCal****
Latham & WatkinsNYC**60*
Quinn EmanuelNYC****
Vedder PriceChicago****
Baker & MckenzieChicago**60*
Kelly Hart & Hallman (FW)Texas****
Latham & WatkinsChicago**60*
Rutan & Tucker (CM)SoCal****
Quinn EmanuelSoCal****
Buchanan IngersollPhil****
Troutman SandersAtlanta**50*
Davis Wright Tremaine (S)NW****
Paul, HastingsNYC**75*
Bracewell & Giuliani (H)Texas**150*
Edwards AngellBoston**60*
Paul, Hastings (LA)SoCal**75*
Williams Kastner (S)NW****
Hinckley, Allen & SnyderBoston****
Simpson ThacherNYC****
Bingham MccutchenNYC****
Fried, FrankDC**50*
Akerman SenterfittMiami**50*
Bingham Mccutchen (SF)NorCal****
Sutherland AsbillDC**50*
Clifford Chance UsNYC**50*
White & CaseMiami***26
Wolf, Greenfield & SacksBoston****
Greenberg TraurigChicago****
Sedgwick, Detert (SF)NorCal****
Porter Hedges (H)Texas****
O'Melveny & MyersNYC****
Wachtell, LiptonNYC****

An asterisk indicates that the firm did not provide this information. We treated missing data as if it were zero.

See How We Did This for more information on our methodology.

Bold denotes the most prestigious law firms in the country, according to vault's 2011 regional rankings