Orrick Chairman Discusses Firm's Past and Future

The American Lawyer | May.01.2012

This article, about chairman Ralph Baxter, highlights his leadership at Orrick over the last 22 years.

Over the course of Baxter's stewardship, Orrick has morphed from a mainly regional firm with four offices into an international firm with more than 1,000 lawyers, 23 offices, and a diverse array of well-respected practices. Additionally, gross revenue has grown at an average annual rate of 12 percent, and PPP has increased at an annual average rate of 8 percent.