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One Manhattan West
New York, NY 10001-8602
Phone: (212) 735-3000
Executive Partner: Eric J. Friedman
Hiring Partner: Gavin A. White
Total No. Attorneys 2019:
1.5K - 2K
1st year: $190,000
2nd year: $200,000
3rd year: $220,000
4th year: $255,000
5th year: $280,000
6th year: $305,000
7th year: $325,000
8th year: $340,000
Summer associate: $3,700/week
1L Scholar: $3,700/week
Summer Associate Offers:
175 out of 176 (2Ls) (2019) *Composition of 2L class changed during summer.
No. of Summer Associates:
203 total (177 2Ls; 25 1Ls; 1 Post 3L) (2019)
Assistant Director of Attorney Recruiting
Los Angeles, CA
New York, NY (HQ)
Palo Alto, CA
Energy and Infrastructure Projects
Executive Compensation and Benefits
Government Enforcement and White Collar Crime
Intellectual Property and Technology
Intellectual Property Litigation
International Litigation and Arbitration
Labor and Employment Law
Mass Torts, Insurance, and Consumer Litigation
Mergers and Acquisitions
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.