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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
Skadden, ArpsChicago100%59%**
WilmerhaleBoston100%91%*114.7
Mayer BrownNYC100%50%60116
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
Foley & LardnerDC100%81%*106
Hunton & WilliamsDC100%100%50100
Skadden, Arps (LA)SoCal100%59%**
WilmerhaleNYC100%91%*114.7
Skadden, ArpsNYC100%59%**
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%**
Foley & LardnerBoston100%81%*106
Choate, Hall & StewartBoston100%57%*82
Hunton & Williams (D)Texas100%100%50100
Skadden, ArpsDC100%59%**
Steptoe & JohnsonDC99%77%*111
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips (LA)SoCal99%84%*118
Schnader HarrisonPhil98%67%25148
Dewey & LeboeufNYC98%67%50275
Crowell & MoringDC97%54%5096
Mayer BrownChicago96%56%6083
Hughes Hubbard & ReedNYC96%91%**
Patton BoggsDC95%60%100159
Dla Piper UsDC94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsChicago94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsNYC94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper Us (SD)SoCal94%90%60103.28
Dla Piper UsBoston94%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
Alston & BirdAtlanta91%92%5061
Winston & StrawnNYC91%47%3568
Tonkon Torp (P)NW91%72%5033
Mayer BrownDC91%60%*91
Alston & BirdNYC91%92%5061
Winston & StrawnDC91%47%3568
Winston & StrawnChicago91%47%3568
Covington & BurlingDC90%82%*224
Covington & BurlingNYC90%82%*224
Stroock & Stroock & LavanNYC90%58%*78.3
Kirkland & EllisDC89%77%20116
Arent FoxDC89%6%*60.98
Debevoise & PlimptonNYC88%68%*125.4
Hanson, Bridgett (SF)NorCal88%55%*82
Fulbright & Jaworski (H)Texas86%72%**
Fulbright & JaworskiNYC86%72%**
Fulbright & Jaworski (D)Texas86%72%**
Reed SmithPhil86%70%**
Ballard SpahrPhil86%63%5089
Arnold & PorterDC86%83%*136.1
Arnold & Porter LLPNYC86%83%*136.1
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SV)NorCal85%80%2599
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (SF)NorCal85%80%2599
Finnegan, HendersonDC85%47%*71.7
Orrick, Herrington & SutcliffeNYC85%80%2599
Jackson Walker (D)Texas85%49%*30
Mcdermott Will & EmeryDC83%68%60*
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*
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt (P)NW82%73%*27
Wiley ReinDC81%59%5053
Lane Powell PCNW81%64%10080
Schulte Roth & ZabelNYC81%36%3076.2
White & CaseNYC81%26%*116
Baker BottsDC81%15%6069.3
Baker Botts (D)Texas81%15%6069.3
Baker Botts (H)Texas81%15%6069.3
Reed SmithChicago80%47%**
Reed SmithNYC80%43%**
Lane Powell (S)NW80%71%10081
Bryan CaveNYC80%85%5092
DechertPhil80%75%2592.18
DechertNYC80%75%2592.18
Locke LordChicago79%34%*43
Locke Lord (D)Texas79%34%*43
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherNYC79%60%*132
Locke Lord (H)Texas79%34%*43
Akin GumpNYC78%50%60103.06
Akin GumpDC78%50%60103.06
Akin Gump (D)Texas78%50%60103.06
Goodwin ProcterDC78%60%5074
Goodwin ProcterBoston78%60%2574
Hogan & HartsonDC78%79%20107
Goodwin ProcterNYC78%60%2574
Mintz, LevinBoston78%61%*88.07
Willkie Farr & GallagherNYC77%52%*77
Gibson, Dunn & CrutcherDC76%74%*97
Hogan & HartsonNYC76%65%2070
Proskauer RoseBoston76%60%5061.8
Proskauer RoseNYC76%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
Mckenna Long & AldridgeDC72%45%5042.9
Cleary GottliebDC72%63%*89
Mckenna Long & AldridgeAtlanta72%45%5042.9
Duane MorrisPhil72%39%*39.77
Seyfarth ShawChicago72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawAtlanta72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth Shaw (LA)SoCal72%31%*45.4
Seyfarth ShawBoston72%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 & SpaldingNYC69%24%*54.8
King & SpaldingDC69%24%*54.8
King & SpaldingAtlanta69%24%*54.8
Carlton FieldsMiami69%44%*69
Perkins Coie Brown & Bain (P)NW69%32%5098.2
Perkins Coie Brown & Bain (S)NW69%32%5098.2
Holland & KnightBoston68%40%5073.5
Thompson & Knight (D)Texas68%21%**
Schiff HardinChicago68%55%*95
Holland & KnightChicago68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightDC68%40%5073.5
Holland & KnightMiami68%40%5073.5
Kaye ScholerNYC67%23%*127
Morrison & Foerster (SV)NorCal67%50%**
Dickstein ShapiroDC67%51%5055
Morrison & Foerster (SF)NorCal67%50%**
Morrison & FoersterNYC67%50%**
Sidley Austin (LA)SoCal67%35%6079.15
Sidley AustinNYC67%35%6079.15
Sidley AustinDC67%35%6079.15
Sidley AustinChicago67%35%6079.15
Kramer LevinNYC65%40%*94.7
Ropes & GrayBoston65%52%**
Ropes & GrayNYC65%52%**
Fox RothschildPhil64%41%*20.5
Haynes And Boone (H)Texas64%49%**
Gardere Wynne Sewell (D)Texas64%29%*30
Haynes And Boone (D)Texas64%49%**
Kirkland & EllisChicago63%40%2084
Kirkland & EllisNYC63%40%2084
Jones DayDC61%38%**
Jones Day (D)Texas61%38%**
Jones DayAtlanta61%38%**
Jones DayNYC61%38%**
Jones DayChicago61%38%**
Paul, WeissNYC60%48%*136.5
Drinker Biddle & ReathPhil59%43%*50.74
Wilson Sonsini (SV)NorCal59%25%5076.3
Drinker Biddle & ReathChicago59%43%*50.74
McguirewoodsChicago57%33%*24.8
K&L GatesDC57%39%5038
K&L Gates (D)Texas57%39%5038
Bell, Boyd & LloydChicago57%39%5038
K&L Gates (S)NW57%39%5038
K&L GatesBoston57%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 & Loeb (LA)SoCal36%15%*10.78
Loeb & LoebNYC36%15%*10.78
BRYAN CAVEAtlanta36%18%5023
McAndrews, Held & MalloyChicago35%30%**
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****
Akerman SenterfittMiami**50*
Fried, FrankDC**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****
Fitzpatrick, CellaNYC****
Latham & Watkins (SF)NorCal**60*
Nutter, Mcclennen & FishBoston****
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*
Klarquist Sparkman (P)NW****
Riddell Williams (S)NW****
Stearns WeaverMiami****
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****

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