Lathrop Gage Named to Inc. 5000


Lathrop Gage is one of only four law firms based in the state of Missouri to be named to Inc. Magazine's "Inc. 5000" for 2010. The list ranks privately held companies by three-year percentage revenue growth.

With a 22% increase in revenue over the last three years, Lathrop Gage was placed #4380 in the ranking, the highest placement among Kansas City-based firms. The other three Missouri firms to make the roster were Bryan Cave, Thompson Coburn, and Shook, Hardy & Bacon.

According to the magazine, the Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2006 through 2009. To qualify, companies had to be based in the U.S., privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2009.

In the most recent AmLaw 200 list of U.S. firms ranked by revenue, Lathrop Gage rose 8 spots from the previous year, to #178. This year the firm also had a record number of individual attorneys named to Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA: The Leading Lawyers for Business, and Super Lawyers.

About Lathrop Gage:
A leading full-service law firm, Lathrop Gage LLP has 300 attorneys in 11 offices nationwide – from Los Angeles to New York. In 2010, Chambers USA ranked Lathrop Gage’s corporate, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, litigation, real estate, and transportation teams among the best in their regions. For more information, visit