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"We recognize that our people are our most important resource. The diversity of our people enhance the professional services we provide, the environment in which we work, and the ability to attract, retain and promote talented lawyers and because of this diversity is a stated Core Value of the firm. We are committed to creating an inclusionary environment for our minority, female and gay and lesbian attorneys and staff and fostering a firm culture that genuinely values and reflects members of the Allen Matkins team treat on another equally..."

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Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP

865 S Figueroa Street
Suite 2800
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Phone: (213) 622-5555

Firm Stats

Chairman and Managing Partner: Jeffery R. Patterson
Summer Program Recruiting Chairs: Eric Shelby & Julie Hoffman (Century City), Brad Nielson & Matt Fogt (Irvine), Paul Obico & Nancy Fong (Los Angeles), Michael Holmes (San Diego), Kamran Javandel & Paul Nash (San Francisco)
Total No. Attorneys (2021):
150 - 250
No. of Partners Named 2020:
Billable-Hour Requirement:

Base Salary

1st year: $170,000
Summer Associate: $3,269/week

Employment Contact

Christine McWilliams
Chief Recruiting and Professional Development Officer
(949) 851-5438
General Recruiting Email:

No. of U.S. Offices: 5

No. of International Offices: 0

Major Office Locations

Irvine, CA
Los Angeles, CA (Downtown)
Los Angeles, CA (Century City)
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA

Major Departments

Bankruptcy, Restructurings, & Creditors’ Rights
Labor and Employment
Land Use and Environmental
Real Estate
Tax and Joint Venture
*See firm website for complete list of practice areas and industries.