McDermott recorded a 4.7 percent increase in gross revenue last year, to $825.5 million. At the same time, the firm's revenue per lawyer climbed 3 percent to $840,000, while profits per equity partner inched up 2.7 percent to $1.5 million. McDermott co-chair Jeffrey Stone said that 2011 was a particularly good year for IP, litigation, healthcare, energy and private client work. McDermott's corporate department also exceeded budget targets. "Last year was a very good one for the firm," said McDermott co-chair Peter Sacripanti. "We hit all our objectives and saw growth in all the major indices of law firm performance. We improved revenue, profit and productivity."