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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
WilmerhaleDC100%91%*114.7
WilmerhaleBoston100%91%*114.7
Verill DanaNW100%43%50*
Blank RomePhil100%58%6042
Skadden, Arps (LA)SoCal100%59%**
Skadden, ArpsNYC100%59%**
Shearman & SterlingNYC100%32%25100
Foley & LardnerChicago100%81%*106
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusPhil100%89%20*
Foley & LardnerBoston100%81%*106
Choate, Hall & StewartBoston100%57%*82
Hunton & Williams (D)Texas100%100%50100
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusDC100%89%20*
LinklatersNYC100%53%**
WilmerhaleNYC100%91%*114.7
Skadden, ArpsDC100%59%**
Karr Tuttle Campbell (S)NW100%100%**
Blank RomeNYC100%58%6042
Skadden, ArpsChicago100%59%**
Mayer BrownNYC100%50%60116
SEYFARTH SHAWNYC100%76%*72.5
Jenner & BlockChicago100%82%50215
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius (SF)NorCal100%89%20*
Patterson NYC100%100%**
Foley & LardnerDC100%81%*106
Hunton & WilliamsDC100%100%50100
Morgan, Lewis & BockiusNYC100%89%20*
Steptoe & JohnsonDC99%77%*111
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips (LA)SoCal99%84%*118
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
Winston & StrawnChicago91%47%3568
Alston & BirdNYC91%92%5061
Tonkon Torp (P)NW91%72%5033
Mayer BrownDC91%60%*91
Winston & StrawnNYC91%47%3568
Alston & BirdAtlanta91%92%5061
Winston & StrawnDC91%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
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SF)NorCal85%80%2599
Finnegan, HendersonDC85%47%*71.7
Jackson Walker (D)Texas85%49%*30
Orrick, Herrington & SutcliffeNYC85%80%2599
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SV)NorCal85%80%2599
Katten Muchin RosenmanNYC83%47%4058.5
Mcdermott Will & EmeryBoston83%68%**
Mcdermott Will & EmeryChicago83%68%60*
Katten Muchin RosenmanChicago83%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
Wiley ReinDC81%59%5053
Lane Powell PCNW81%64%10080
White & CaseNYC81%26%*116
Baker Botts (D)Texas81%15%6069.3
Baker Botts (H)Texas81%15%6069.3
Baker BottsDC81%15%6069.3
Bryan CaveNYC80%85%5092
Lane Powell (S)NW80%71%10081
Reed SmithChicago80%47%**
Reed SmithNYC80%43%**
DechertPhil80%75%2592.18
DechertNYC80%75%2592.18
Locke Lord (D)Texas79%34%*43
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherNYC79%60%*132
Locke Lord (H)Texas79%34%*43
Locke LordChicago79%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 RoseBoston76%60%5061.8
Proskauer RoseNYC76%60%5061.8
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherDC76%74%*97
Hogan & HartsonNYC76%65%2070
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
Mckenna Long & AldridgeDC72%45%5042.9
Cleary GottliebDC72%63%*89
Mckenna Long & AldridgeAtlanta72%45%5042.9
Duane MorrisPhil72%39%*39.77
Seyfarth ShawAtlanta72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth Shaw (LA)SoCal72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawBoston72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawChicago72%31%*45.4
Foster Pepper (S)NW72%50%3022.6
White & CaseDC71%33%*64
Neal, Gerber & EisenbergChicago71%30%5069
Sheppard, Mullin (LA)SoCal71%59%5049
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
Holland & KnightChicago68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightDC68%40%5073.5
Schiff HardinChicago68%55%*95
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%**
Kramer LevinNYC65%40%*94.7
Ropes & GrayBoston65%52%**
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
Drinker Biddle & ReathChicago59%43%*50.74
Wilson Sonsini (SV)NorCal59%25%5076.3
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
Bell, Boyd & LloydChicago57%39%5038
K&L Gates (D)Texas57%39%5038
Chadbourne & ParkeNYC56%40%2075.3
Cadwalader, Wickersham & TaftNYC51%18%*38
Pillsbury WinthropDC50%41%20128
Pillsbury Winthrop (SF)NorCal50%41%20128
Pillsbury WinthropNYC50%41%20128
Seward & KisselNYC48%36%*31
Bilzin SumbergMiami46%9%2017.9
Curtis, Mallet-prevostNYC45%23%*13
Stoel Rives (P)NW44%28%*30
Stoel Rives (S)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%**
Fitzpatrick, CellaNYC****
Sutherland AsbillDC**50*
Quinn EmanuelNYC****
Kilpatrick StocktonAtlanta**50*
Cahill Gordon & ReindelNYC****
O'Melveny & MyersNYC****
Wachtell, LiptonNYC****
Quinn EmanuelSoCal****
Sedgwick, Detert (SF)NorCal****
Davis Wright Tremaine (P)NW**8*
Kelley Drye & WarrenNYC****
Epstein Becker & GreenNYC****
Nutter, Mcclennen & FishBoston****
Andrews Kurth (H)Texas****
Latham & Watkins (SF)NorCal**60*
Davis Polk & WardwellNYC****
Williams Kastner (S)NW****
Nelson MullinsAtlanta**45*
Ungaretti & HarrisChicago****
Latham & Watkins (LA)SoCal**60*
Dow LohnesDC****
Paul, HastingsDC**75*
Bingham MccutchenDC****
Herrick, FeinsteinNYC**20*
Fried, FrankNYC**50*
Paul, HastingsAtlanta**75*
Bingham MccutchenBoston****
Stearns WeaverMiami****
Klarquist Sparkman (P)NW****
Riddell Williams (S)NW****
Cooley Godward Kronish (SV)NorCal**60*
White & CaseMiami***26
Greenberg TraurigMiami****
Wolf, Greenfield & SacksBoston****
Parker, HudsonAtlanta****
Greenberg TraurigNYC****
Porter Hedges (H)Texas****
Pryor CashmanNYC****
Sutherland AsbillAtlanta**50*
Miller Nash (P)NW**120*
O'Melveny & MyersDC****
Baker & MckenzieChicago**60*
Kelly Hart & Hallman (FW)Texas****
Buchanan IngersollPhil****
O'Melveny & Myers (LA)SoCal****
Weinberg WheelerAtlanta****
Latham & WatkinsDC**60*
Davis Wright Tremaine (S)NW****
Edwards AngellBoston**60*
Bracewell & Giuliani (H)Texas**150*
Vedder PriceChicago****
Latham & WatkinsNYC**60*
Williams & ConnollyDC****
Hinckley, Allen & SnyderBoston****
Troutman SandersAtlanta**50*
Latham & WatkinsChicago**60*
Rutan & Tucker (CM)SoCal****
Wildman, HarroldChicago**40*
Paul, HastingsNYC**75*
Bingham MccutchenNYC****
Akerman SenterfittMiami**50*
Fried, FrankDC**50*
Paul, Hastings (LA)SoCal**75*
Bingham Mccutchen (SF)NorCal****
Simpson ThacherNYC****
Clifford Chance UsNYC**50*
Greenberg TraurigChicago****

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