Paul Hastings LLP
VAULT RANKINGS 2013
• "Associates get interesting projects from day one"
• "Employment law experts"
• "Lots of hours"
NEWS AND UPDATES
• "Collegiality—the people are wonderful"
• "Real work at the most junior level"
• "Strong leadership"
• "Poor communication from partners"
• "Long hours"
• "Not a lot of perks"
ABOUT THIS COMPANY:
Over the last few decades, Paul Hastings has grown from a mid-market U.S. firm to an international outfit with strengths in employment, tax and business law and big name clients in more than 80 countries. With offices in Beijing, Hong Kong, Shangahi and Tokyo, the firm has become especially strong in Asian market dealings.
A Legacy of Leadership
In 1951, Harvard law grads Bob Hastings, Lee Paul and Leonard Janofsky pooled their ambition to form a new firm in Los Angeles.Become a Gold Member or Log in to read the entire Scoop
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Paul Hastings, LLP HIGHLIGHTS
Paul Hastings is ranked among the global elite, reaching #3 on The American Lawyer’s prestigious 2011 A-List. The firm has received numerous recent accolades, including being ranked in the top 5 in the Financial Times “Innovative Lawyers Report” for the U.S., ranked #2 for Associate Satisfaction by The American Lawyer, and ranked #7 for Summer Associate Programs by The American Lawyer.
YOUR CAREER AT Paul Hastings, LLP
Our Summer Associate Program
Our Summer Associate Program serves as a cornerstone not just for the recruitment of outstanding associates, but for the future success of our firm. During the program, summer associates in each of our U.S. offices have the opportunity to work on several projects with different lawyers in a variety of practice areas. Summer Associates also observe and, when possible, assist in trials, hearings, depositions, and negotiations, and participate in client meetings and closings. Through these experiences, they gain a realistic view of what it is like to practice law at Paul Hastings on a day-to-day basis.
Q&A WITH Paul Hastings, LLP
What are some of the most interesting new developments at the firm?
Paul Hastings continues to grow strategically along with our clients and the markets we serve, ensuring our ability to provide innovative services where and when our clients need us. In 2012, we opened the firm’s newest office in Houston, Texas. Our presence in one of the world’s leading energy capitals recognizes the growing importance of the energy industry in today's global economy and advances our goal of building a leading energy practice. In addition, we are currently preparing to open an office in Seoul, Korea in fall 2012 to further support our Korean clients and build upon our leading practice in Asia.